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
Forty Fort Police were dispatched to West Pettebone Street for a report of a male and female walking towards Wyoming Ave talking about killing someone. Police located 3 males and 1 female when arriving there. Several neighbors reported to police that there was a bunch of yelling and a couple...
RAPE INVESTIGATION Forty Fort Police request your assistance in the violent assault of a West Pettebone Street resident on January 14, 2013 at approximately 8:15 AM. The attacker knocked on the door of a home posing as a gas company employee. The male attacker told the victim that a neighbor had...
On October 20, 2012 the Citizens Bank located on Wyoming Avenue in Forty Fort, PA was robbed. The person was never apprehended and the investigation is still open. If anyone has any information about this incident or can identify the subject in the photos please contact our department @ 570-287-...
On April 18, 2017 Maines Food & Party Warehouse reported a theft from the store. The male pictured here concealed nine (9) lobster tails under his coat and proceeded to leave the store without paying for them. While exiting the store, a lobster tail fell from his coat and the asst. store...
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...