Lansford Police Department

  • Agency: Lansford Police Department
  • Address: 1 W Ridge St, Lansford , 18232 PA
  • Chief:
Phone: 570-645-5844
Fax: 570-645-9841
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Lansford Police Department is located at 1 W Ridge St, Lansford , 18232 PA. The Lansford Police Department phone number is 570-645-5844.

Lansford Police Department News

THIS PAGE IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY!!! If you have and emergency, call 911 If you have questions or need to speak with an Officer please call 570-645-5844 This page is NOT monitored in "real time" 24/7. Please DO NOT post questions as there may be a significant delay before the post is discovered.

Your LPD would like to THANK EVERYONE for the great cooperation today. Very few unmoved vehicles!!!

LANSFORD RESIDENTS: Tomorrow, Friday 19 January 2018, plowing will continue on the North and East sides of ALL streets. (Odd Address side) This will start at 0800 hours. Normally the plowing will start on Ridge Street, then move to Bertsch, Abbott, Patterson.After that the cross streets will be plowed. Please have your vehicles moved.. Dont wait until the last minute!!

SNOW STORM INFO: Garbage pick up will be pushed ahead one day. So Thursday's pick up will be Friday, and FRIDAYS will be done on Saturday.

SNOW STORM INFO: Please continue NO Parking on Water, Kline, Snyder and Front street until 12PM (noon).. After that time, you may park there again. THANKS for cooperation...

To all Lansford residents - Curb to curb will begin January 18 on the even sides.

The following are NON-TRAFFIC and TRAFFIC citations filed in the month of December. They include: NON-TRAFFIC Michael Scotto, 20, Lansford Harassment on December 11 Tina McGinnis, 31, Lansford Harassment on December 14 Jacob Suveg, 20, Lansford Scattering rubbish on December 21 Crystal Clymer, 39, Lansford Harassment and disorderly conduct on November 4 Robert Tessitore, 51, Lehighton Public drunkenness on November 29 Jeffery James, 25, Tamaqua Public drunkenness on November 24 Timothy Obrien, 28, Coaldale Harassment on December 3 Linda Schweibinz, 49, Lansford Harassment on November 14 TRAFFIC Bodean Boggs, 27, Lansford Disregard traffic lane, driving without a license, turning movements and required signals on December 9 Paul Davidson, 38, Lehighton Gabrieiz Echevarria, 20, Lansford Driving without a license on December 6 Joshua Rivera, 21, Lansford Operating a vehicle without required financial responsibility on December 19 William Wagner Jr., 43, Barnesville Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on December 13 Dominic Kowalik, 28, Mahanoy City Driving without a license, driving under suspension, operating a vehicle without required financial responsibility, driving an unregistered vehicle on December 26 Steven Jaramilla, 20, Albrightsville Speeding on December 5 Shawn Nalesnik, 44, Summit Hill Driving under suspension, operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on December 15

ATTENTION LANSFORD RESIDENTS: Please move all vehicles from Water, Kline, Snyder and Front Streets. Please move by midnight tonight so your street can be cleared...

Lansford residents: Water main break in the 300 block of West Patterson St. Has been REPAIRED...

23 criminal arrests were filed by Lansford Police in December 2017. They include: Robert Sabol, 62, 215 E. Patterson St. Possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, obedience to traffic control devices on November 20. Felix Baez, 22, 262 E. Kline Ave., Possession of a small amount of marijuana, windshield obstructions and wipers on November 29. Besim Mehmeti, 35, 645 E. Patterson St. Retail theft on November 25 Elijah Nicholas, 27, 40 S. Walnut St. Resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, harassment, driving without a license, driving under suspension on December 28 Matthew Creveling, 29, 240 W. Kline Ave. Possession of drug paraphernalia and driving under suspension on November 19 Coty Frank, 25, 65 Mussmano Ave., Nesquehoning Possession of drug paraphernalia on November 20 Joseph Kosalko, 38, 512 E. Bertsch St. Flight to avoid apprehension on November 4 Frank Staines, 47, 353 W. Abbott St. Loitering and prowling at night and disorderly conduct on October 4 Marc Muffley, 35, 30 E. Abbott St. Adulteration/misbranded substance, possession of a controlled substance, maximum speed limits on December 12 James Neff, 34, 54 5th St., Coaldale Flight to avoid apprehension, loitering/prowling at night on November 24 Flight to avoid apprehension on November 28 Mariagel Samhoury Alfeo, 28, 227 E. Abbott St. Hindering apprehension on November 28 Joshua Joyce, 39, 253 E. Abbott St. Strangulation, simple assault, harassment on December 31 Gavin Downs, 18, 1404 Center St., Jim Thorpe DUI on November 7 Robert Dougherty, 47, 335 W. Bertsch St., Lansford DUI, harassment, disorderly conduct, criminal mischief, careless driving, period for requiring lighted lamps on July 2 Keri Solt, 26, 328 W. White St, Summit Hill Alicia Kachmar, 507 Lansford Court, Lansford Simple assault, harassment, disorderly conduct on December 16 Nicholas McGlothlin, 26, 338 Arlington St., Tamaqua Possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, disorderly conduct on December 20 Ronald Dries, 35, 100 E. Bertsch St. Kidnapping, unlawful restraint, false imprisonment, terroristic threats, simple assault on December 28 Tina Dries, 38, 100 E. Bertsch St. Kidnapping, unlawful restraint, false imprisonment, terroristic threats, simple assault on December 28 Joseph Igielski, 41, 2838 Maxwell St., Philadelphia Terroristic threats, criminal mischief, criminal conspiracy, harassment on December 16 Trevor Evans, 25, 267 E. Bertsch St. DUI, careless driving, accidents involving damage to unattended property on June 11

The LPD has multiple sets of keys that have been found and turned in over the past several months..these include car keys, house keys etc.. please contact us at 570-645-5844 to set up a time to stop by and check if any belong to you!

Found property: We have received tools that were located in a park here in the Borough. If anyone is missing tools you can contact our department, and provide the description of the items to have them returned. Our non-emergency number is 570-645-5844.

FLASH... INFORMATION UPDATE..... Information developed by the LPD investigators, based on tips received from our FB followers and others, this female was JUST LOCATED... and is currently in the custody of the Pennsylvania State Police / Swiftwater Station... As always thanks to the FB followers and a special thanks to the PA State Police / Swiftwafter for their great response and assistance.

LPD is investigating a retail theft that occurred at the Family Dollar, we are attempting to identify the pictured suspect in these photos. Anyone with information is asked to contact our department at 570-645-5844, all tips will remain anonymous.

Even with a demanding operation schedule the USAF found time to help refuel Santa's Sleigh so he can make in on time to Lansford tonight.......if you look closely you can see Santa lining up....something for the kids of our followers to check out! ...https://www.noradsanta.org/

The Lansford Police wishes all US military personnel deployed at home or abroad a very Merry and Safe Christmas...

This time of the year, it’s always nice to have a little bit of Holiday joy! The LPD was out on patrol last night giving out gift cards to motorists who were obeying the law! Merry Christmas and have a Happy New Year!

LPD is looking for help identifying a retail theft suspect. If you have any information on these females please contact the Lansford Police Department 5706455844.

Thank you to American Legion Post #123 for your donation to our department and other organizations in town. We appreciate your generosity back to the community.

The following are Non-traffic and Traffic citations filed in November by LPD. NON-TRAFFIC Joseph Schmick, 36, Lansford Dogs running at large-2 citations, vaccination against rabies required, application of dog license on October 27 Andre Smith-Morales, 37, Lansford Disorderly conduct on November 11 Travis Litts, 31, Lansford Public drunkenness and disorderly conduct on November 11 Kristie Catrone, 39, Lansford Harassment on November 21 Tristane McGill, 34, Lansford Public drunkenness and disorderly conduct on November 24 TRAFFIC John Stevens, 63, Tamaqua Driving under suspension, driving without a license on October 31 Christopher Ohl, 41, Lehighton Driving under suspension, driving without a license on October 30 Lisa Green, 49, Lansford Duties at stop signs on November 2 Calyb Badger, 19, Lansford Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 10 Aubrey Roth, 58, Lansfoord Operating a vehicle without insurance on November 11 Eric Burke, 31, Nesquehoning Operating a vehicle without a valid registration on November 7 Andre Smith-Morales, 37, Lansford Driving under suspension, driving without a license on November 11 Brandon Manguael, 22, Jim Thorpe Operating a vehicle without insurance on November 14 Zachary Oliveria, 22, Tamaqua Duties at stop signs on November 14 Omar Gregg, 46, Lansford Operating a vehicle without a valid registration on November 16 Shawn Murphy, 46, Lansford Restrictions on alcoholic beverages on November 20 Dylan Hoppes, 26, Lansford Driving under suspension, driving without a license on November 16 April Morris, 34, Lansford Duties at stop signs on November 29 Solomon Banks, 38, Lansford Driving under suspension on October 31 William Griffith, 52, Summit Hill Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 3 Shalanda Smith, 25, Lansford Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 3 Justin Schuch, 22, Philadelphia Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 18 Melissa Stoppi, 33, Bernville Driving under suspension, driving without a license, operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 18 Mary Markley, 53, Coaldale Operating a vehicle without a valid inspection on November 3 Ryan Boileau, 25, Jim Thorpe Operating a vehicle without a valid registration on November 14 Crystal Clymer, 39, Lansford Driving under suspension, operating a vehicle without insurance, turning movements and required signals on November 14 Joseph Oliver, 35, Lansford Driving under suspension, violation of sound level on November 14 Leia Lisnock, 39, Freeland Operating a vehicle without insurance on November 17 Carrie Long, 29, Lansford Failure to stop at a red signal, driving without a license on November 26

ADVISORY... Blasting to occur this morning 12/11/17 at 0930... Just received the information...sorry, but cant post what we dont have!

28 criminal cases were filed by the department in the month of November. They include: Angel Luis Gines Robles, 40, 173 W. Ridge St., apt. 4 DUI, disorderly conduct, harassment on October 29 Elijah Nicholas, 27, 40 S. Walnut St. DUI, False ID, driving under suspension, operating a vehicle without a valid registration on November 5 Justin Hill, 26, 366 W. Bertsch St. Terroristic threats, simple assault, harassment on November 10 Trespass-(2 counts) on November 12 Jonathan Ogurek, 37, 220 E. Lehigh St., Summit Hill Possession of drug paraphernalia on November 26 Jason Krug, 33, 312 E. Kline Ave. Aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment on November 20 Joshua Bynon, 34, 100 E. Snyder Ave., apt. 3 Terroristic threats, harassment, disorderly conduct on November 4 Jeffrey Gangaware, 20, 245 E. Ridge St., apt. 3 Possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia on November 23 Matthew Creveling, 29, 240 W. Kline Ave. Paula Creveling-Damario, 28, 240 W. Kline Ave. Simple assault, harassment(BOTH) on November 29 Felicia Bigg-Carr, 26, 339 W. Patterson St. DUI-2 counts on October 20 Charles Erbe Jr., 50, 122 Greenwood St., Coaldale Possession of drug paraphrenalia, disorderly conduct on November 30 Gregory Macalush, 26, 328 W. Kline Ave. Possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia on November 7. Joshua Plocinik, 29, 14 E. Kline Ave. Simple assault, harassment on November 5 Joshua Romanishan, 39, 1575 Broad Road, Wind Gap Retail theft on October 24 Dena Betz, 38, 626 Coal St., Lehighton Retail theft on October 24 Linsey Romig-Macalush, 26, 328 W. Kline Ave. Hindering apprehension on November 7 Rolando Horsford, 37, 30 ½ E. Abbott St. False reports on September 24 Anthony Rivituso, 28, 306 W. Front St. Possession of contraband in a prison, endangering the welfare of children, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, theft, receiving stolen property, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia on November 21 Forgery, access device fraud, theft(2 cases) on November 17 Dominic Chickilly, 26, 137 E. Vernon St., Summit Hill Possession of drug paraphernalia, public drunkenness on November 6 Jason Weaver, 36, 28 Market St., Tamaqua Possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, false ID, disorderly conduct, public drunkenness on November 20 Allex Reimer, 24, 304 W. Bertsch St. Possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, disorderly conduct on November 30 Kerry Fulmer, 47, 513 Lombard St., Tamaqua DUI, possession of a small amount of marijuana, operating a vehicle with an invalid registration on October 18 Eric Hesse, 40, 327 W. Patterson St. Simple assault, harassment on September 16 Tyler Kristoff, 22, 102 S. Jackson St., Pottsville Simple assault, harassment on September 16 Anthony Pleban, 47, 210 E. Noble St., Hazleton Theft by deception, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property on October 3

NEW ADVISORY...Lansford/Coaldale residents, blasting operation to occur, TOMORROW, Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 10AM. This will be in the area of Dock St., near the Borough border...

ADVISORY for Lansford and Coaldale residents, mining operations will once again conduct blasting, TOMORROW December 4th 2017 at about 10AM..