Mission Statement

The mission of the Mahanoy Township Police Department is to provide professional and effective law enforcement services to the community that we serve. We are also committed to serving and protecting all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness, compassion, and without bias. We will accomplish this mission by building problem-solving partnerships with our citizens in order to prevent crime and enhance the quality of life throughout the community in a manner that will reflect a most positive image of our Township and department
We will strive to develop police/community partnerships involving schools, businesses, and individual citizens in order to improve the effectiveness of police services. We will strive to better provide the basic services expected by the community and keep pace with the growth of the Township in order to continue the delivery of high-quality service. We will develop, through training, the skills necessary to lead the community in cooperative efforts to solve problems and consider other solutions before law enforcement actions.