Wilkes-Barre City Police Dept.

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The Wilkes-Barre City Police Department is comprised of Administration, Patrol, Investigation, and Support Services.

Mission Statement:

The Wilkes-Barre City Police Department is committed to work in concert with all residents, visitors, and businesses and to forever aim toward improving the quality of life in the city. While protecting life and property, we will not lose sight of being active and caring in our community, thereby fostering the important relationships that enable us to resolve community concerns and reduce crime.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Commander Joseph Coffay Commander 570.208.4222
Officer Robert Collins Community Policing Officer 570.208.6725
Gwen Garrett Administrative Assistant to the Chief 570.208.4207
Thomas Unvarsky Parking Enforcement Supervisor 570.208.4232