|The Duncansville Borough Police has (1) one full time officer (Chief of Police) and (7) seven part time officers. We also have (10) ten Auxiliary Polices, who aid the department in traffic details, special detail events, as well as patrol during regular officer scheduled shifts.
The officers of this department are all active members of the Blair County DUI Task Force, Blair County Drug Task Force, as well as many other community related events.
Our department strives to provide a safe community to the citizens of Duncansville, well providing safe highways for the traveling motorist, who travel through our wonderful Borough. We pride ourselves on being safe and professional for a safer community.
Our department participates in several community events each year, here are some to name a few:
Duncansville Street Sale, Memorial Day Parade, Police Memorial Service, Community Days event, Police Memorial Golf Tournament, National Night Out Against Crime, FOP Events, Duncansville Community Halloween (Trick or Treat Night), Duncansville Community Christmas Tree Lighting.
|We have become involved in the State Funded (grant) Smooth Operator Program, Aggressive Driver Program, Seat Belt Safety Program; these programs provide additional funding to departments to target aggressive driving on highways, just another tool used to aid in keeping the highways of Duncansville safe. We have been awarded the AAA Highway Traffic Safety Award “platinum award level” (highest level) for many years, for our efforts of prevention and enforcement to make the traffic ways of Duncansville a safe area for motorists and pedestrians.
Each of our officers receives training in various fields to better perform their duties. We are proud to have current or updated training and equipment for our officers. We are always looking ahead to see what new tools can be added, which will increase our ability to provide the highest quality of service and safety to our citizens.