Collection Bins can be found at the following locations:
Tips for a Happy and SAFE Halloween
Decorate costumes and bags with reflective tape or stickers and, if possible, choose light colored clothing.
Masks can obstruct a child’s vision, so choose non-toxic face paint and make-up whenever possible.
Have children carry glow sticks or flashlights so they can see better, as well as be seen by drivers.
BMPA Warm Coats for Kids Campaign
Forty Fort Police are collecting winter coats, hats, gloves and scarfs for the Back Mountain Police Association's annual "Warm Coats for Kids" Campaign. The collection barrel can be found inside the main front entrance of the borough building. Please make sure that items being donated are in new or really good condition. If items need washing, please wash before dropping them off. Thank you for your support of this very important and much-needed donati
On Thursday October 3, 2019 Forty Fort Police monitored the area of 50 Fort St where it was learned that two wanted subjects were residing. Forty Fort Police Officers were informed by Scranton Police that William D. Watkins and Holly Ann SAVNER were residing at 50 Fort St and operating a 2018 Grey Nissan Versa, which was observed parked in the parking lot of the apartment building. Police began to monitor the area and around 1:00 pm Sgt.
Part-Time Police Officer Wanted
The Forty Fort Borough Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Part Time Police Officer. ($18.00 per hour)
Narcotics Trafficking Arrest
A joint narcotics operation was conducted by the Luzerne County District Attorney's Drug Task Force, the Hanover Township Narcotics Unit and the Forty Fort Police Department that led to a Search Warrant and the arrest of a subject residing in Forty Fort, PA. A search warrant was served at approximately 7:00 am on Thursday, September 5, 2019, on Welles Street in Forty Fort Borough. Christopher Whitmore, 45yrs of age, was taken into custody during the execution of the search warrant
Grow & Give Campaign
This November, Forty Fort Police Officers are putting down our razors and picking up the cause by participating in the Grow & Give campaign with ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer. During the month of November, all we ask is that you visit our Grow & Give Team page and donate a small amount of money by using the link for your favorite Forty Fort police officer. Together, we can end the suffering of prostate cancer, but we need your support. Thank you
The Forty Fort Police Department is assisting the Back Mountain Police Association with their annual " Warm Coats for Kids" campaign. We are currently accepting new and slightly used coats. (Nothing too worn, Please) There is a collection bin located inside the rear entrance to the Borough Building...
West Side CTC Law Enforcement Students were on patrol with officers of the Forty Fort Police Department on Halloween. Students assisted Forty Fort police officers in passing out candy to children in Forty Fort Borough. In addition to passing out candy, students also kept a watchful eye to make sure...
It was reported that there was a white male, approximately 5’-10” tall with blonde hair and a scruffy face, going to a residence in town and asking if he could detail cars for the home owner. He said he worked for a car detailing company but had nothing on him to verify this. There was also a...
Tomorrow September 19, 2017 milling the approach roadways of Phase 2 is scheduled on the Rutter Avenue Bridge. Friday September 22, 2017 paving the approach roadways of Phase 2 is scheduled. Work during the week of September 25, 2017 will conclude with a traffic shift back to the original...
On 9/11/2017 Officer Ian Byczek was called to 973 Wyoming Ave, GM Food Mart for a retail theft. The male pictured, came into the store to purchase several items, stated he needed to go to his car to get his card to pay for the items and fled on foot with packs of cigarettes and chewing tobacco...
CRIMEWATCH The Forty Fort Police Department has partnered with CRIMEWATCH. CRIMEWATCH is a web based tool that is designed to allow our department to interact with the community at large. To visit our CRIMEWATCH site, visit https://luzerne.crimewatchpa.com/fortyfortpd Make sure you sign up to...