The Mechanicsburg Police Department is open to serve the needs of Borough Residents from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, except for Holidays. A 24 hour depository is available for parking tickets and correspondence.
RELUCTANT COMPLAINTANTS: For those that need to call in an incident, but do not want their information broadcast over the Police radio net, please follow the following procedure:
Call the Dispatch Center at (717) 238-9676 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Caller must advise that they are a “Reluctant Complaintant.” The Dispatcher will take the caller’s information (name and contact information). However, that information will not be broadcast – it is needed if supplemental contact/follow-up with the complainant is necessary. The caller’s name remains publicly unknown and the complaint will be checked as soon as possible.
CodeRED is the police emergency notification system. The CodeRED system will be utilized to notify citizens of: drinking water contamination, evacuation notices & routes, missing persons, fires or floods, bomb threats, hostage situations, chemical spills or gas leaks, and other emergency incidents where rapid and accurate notification is essential for life safety. Click on the above link to enroll in the notification system.