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
On August 31,2017 Officers from the Forty Fort Police Department were requested to an address on Wyoming Ave where a black juvenile male was captured on a home security system riding a bicycle onto the property. The male dumped the bicycle into the woods and fled on foot when confronted by a...
On Monday, August 28, 2017 Forty Fort Police were made aware of a burglary that took place in the day time hours. Suspect(s) gained entry into the residence thought an unlocked window and stole men's and women's jewelry. The Forty Fort Police with the assistance of the Pennsylvania State Police...
This will be the last update for the Yard Sale. I wish everyone the very best... 1 and 2 Englewood Terrace have been removed from the list as they are now unavailable. 70 Yates Street has been added. There will be an extra police officer out to handle any parking issues. Please try to make sure...
National Night Out Meet the officers of the Forty Fort Borough Police Department at the Forty Fort (Betty Mascelli) Park on August 1, 2017 from 6PM - 9PM for National Night Out. We will have a D.J., Dunk Tank (Here is your chance to Dunk the Mayor), Fingerprinting, Games, Police Cars, Fire Trucks,...
Forty Fort Borough - Community Yard Sale Based on comments, the yard sale will start at 8:00 AM. As of 8/24/2017 there are 72 addresses participating in the yard sale this Saturday. We are trying to get this advertised in the media and hopefully with their cooperation we will. After all you would...