Mission Statement

The mission of the Penn Hills Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in Penn Hills by working in partnership with the community.  We will accomplish our mission by enforcing the law with impartiality and courtesy, while fostering a feeling of safety and security.  Penn Hills police officers will provide quality police services to all persons within the Municipality of Penn Hills.

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NEWS &
ALERTS

April 27, 2017
Officers receive recognition for helping save local man’s life
Two Penn Hills police officers were honored at a recent council meeting for their role in helping to save a
April 21, 2017
Procedural Justice Workshop – May, 8, 2017
On Monday, May 8, 2017 the Penn Hills Police Department will be participating in the “Implicit Bias Procedural Justice Workshop,”
April 19, 2017
2017 “Be a Fan” Law Enforcement Torch Run
  On Tuesday, May 30, 2017 several Penn Hills police officers will participate in the 2017 “Be a Fan” Law Enforcement

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

More than 20,000 law enforcement officers have died in the line of duty in the United States since 1791.  The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund…  Read More

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Employment

Employment

Thinking of a career as a Penn Hills police officer?  Find out what it takes to become a part of our team.  Read More

Chief's Message

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and to welcome you to the Penn Hills Police Department website.  My name is Howard Burton, and I am the Chief of Police for the Municipality of Penn Hills.  I began my career with the police department in 1969, and it has been a distinct honor to serve the Municipality for over four decades.  I started out as a patrol officer and worked my way up through the ranks to my current position as Chief of Police. Read More