Service With Honor


“The mission of the Lewistown Police Department is to provide needed services to the community, businesses, visitors and other agencies to reduce crime, solve problems, preserve life and property, maintain human rights and enhance the quality of life in the Lewistown Borough.”


Block Watch

Join your neighborhood Community Block Watch group…. For more information, contact the LPD office # 717-248-6716.


Borough of Lewistown

Administrative Offices
2 East Third Street
Lewistown  PA  17044
PH # 717-248-1361

Code Enforcement Officer
PH # 717-242-1145

Sewer/Refuse Collection
PH # 717-248-1331

Community Center
PH # 717-248-3498

Hiring for SRO Positions

The Lewistown Police Department is currently seeking applicants to fill two part time SRO positions for the MC School District.  The candidates will be required to work 20 hours per week.  ACT 120 certification and a valid driver’s license are required.  Previous law enforcement or military experience preferred but not required.

If interested, please complete and submit our entry level application, which can be found under the employment tab on this website, along with your resume.  Submissions may be sent by email or delivered to our station at 21 S. Brown St., Suite 1A Lewistown, PA  17044.

All applications and resumes MUST be submitted by June 15, 2018.


Have a safe Memorial Day!  Our office will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day and we will re-open at our regular hours of 8:30 am to 5:00 pm on May 29, 2018.  As your officers are always on the job, call 911 in case of an emergency, or if a non-emergency situation arises and you must to speak to an officer, please call the non-emergency communications number at 717-248-9607.

LPD’s Fantastic New Lobby Mural

We would like to send out a great big THANK YOU to the MC High School art students and their teacher, Jennifer Hartzler. The team worked hard today and painted this awesome mural in our what was very drab lobby, and made it a spectacular lobby! If you find any time in your schedule, please come in and see their work first hand! You will love it….we do!

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter! Our office will be closed on Friday, March 30, 2018 for Good Friday. As your officers are always on the job, call 911 in case of an emergency, or if a non-emergency situation arises and you need to speak to an officer, please call the non-emergency dispatch communications number, 717-248-9607. Our office will re-open on Monday, April 2,2018 at 8:30 am.



The Borough of Lewistown will reinstate regular street sweeping and maintenance schedules as of April 2, 2018.  All parking Restrictions and Regulations, as posted by local signage, which were suspended will again become effective and enforced.