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MISSION STATEMENT

“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.”

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Block Watch

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

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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

LPD CIVIL SERVICE TESTING – July 25, 2020

LEWISTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT:  

POLICE OFFICER CIVIL SERVICE TESTING – July 25, 2020

Those interested in becoming a member of our police department should submit a Preliminary Application to; The Lewistown Police Department, 21 South Brown St., Suite 1A, Lewistown, PA 17044. The application and more detailed information, including starting salary and benefits, can be found under our employment tab. An application may also be picked up at the station or emailed to you upon request. Applications must be submitted on or before July 10, 2020.

Prerequisites for applying for the position of police officer are as follows:

    • Must be 21 years of age and a citizen of the United States
    • Possess a valid PA Driver License upon being hired
    • Possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent
    • College education preferred but not necessary
    • MPOETC ACT 120 certified or enrolled in a MPOETC approved Act 120 program

A written civil service exam will be conducted on July 25, 2020, at 0900 hours at the Mifflin County High School followed by the physical agility test for those who successfully complete the written exam.

Call (717) 248-6716 for more information or email info@lewistownpolice.org

Memorial Day 2020

Memorial Day weekend is finally here! We would like to wish everybody a very safe and fun-filled holiday. Our office will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday as we reflect and honor all those who have sacrificed for us. 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 speak to an officer, please call the non-emergency communications number at 717-248-9607.

Please stay safe.

New Year 2020!

We would like to wish everybody a very safe and fun-filled New Year holiday.

Our office will be closing on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at noon, and will be closed on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 for the new year. We will resume our regular lobby hours on Thursday, January 2, 2020 of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

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 speak to an officer, please call the non-emergency communications number at 717-248-9607.

We would also like to thank everybody for the wonderful holiday wishes, cards and of course….cookies! All was very appreciated and delicious!

Please always put safety first, and if you do drink, don’t drive! HAVE A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY! HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Happy Holidays!

We would like to wish everybody a very safe and fun-filled holiday. Our office will be closing on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at noon, and will be closed on Wednesday, December 25, 2019 for the holiday. We will resume our regular lobby hours on Thursday, December 26, 2019 of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

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 speak to an officer, please call the non-emergency communications number at 717-248-9607.

Please always put safety first, and if you do drink, don’t drive! HAVE A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY! HO HO HO!

Fill A Cruiser 2019!

Hope to see you there!