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

October 16, 2017
Upcoming Aggressive Driving Enforcement Campaign
Beginning on October 23rd the Penn Hills Police Department, along with other law enforcement agencies throughout Pennsylvania, will be participating in
September 15, 2017
State Fire Convention – Hosted by Penn Hills Volunteer Fire Departments
The Penn Hills Volunteer Fire Departments #221, #222, #223, #224 and #225 will be hosting the 138th State Fire Convention of
August 11, 2017
2017 Citizens Police Academy – Fall Session. Now Accepting Applications!
We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2017 Citizens Police Academy – Fall Session

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