Throop Police Department

  • Agency: Throop Police Department
  • Address: 201 Charles Street, Throop , 18512 PA
  • Chief: Keith Jones (Chief of Police)
Phone: (570)489-0211
Fax: (570)489-4440

Throop Police Department is located at 201 Charles Street, Throop , 18512 PA. The Chief of Police of the department is Keith Jones. The Throop Police Department phone number is (570)489-0211.

Throop Police Department News

Throop Police along with the Lackawanna District Attorneys Office executed a search warrant today at 5C Memorial Drive after a short investigation. Four males were taken into custody for drug delivery related offenses and weapons charges. The search turned up 14 grams of Crystal methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, $1,400 in US currency and a .22 caliber semi automatic pistol.

Photo courtesy of Matt Duffy.

It seems there is some pumpkin thievery in our borough around this time of the year. Please remember.... Someone is always watching.

Please check out and “Like” Olyphant Police Department’s Facebook Page.

PLEASE PLAN AHEAD!!!! Tomorrow will be the annual Steamtown Marathon. The race will not affect traffic in Throop (Boulevard Avenue) as much as the rest of the valley. The time the race will come through will affect a lot of Sunday Mass travel. Consider a different route or attending Mass today.

Chief Foley of the Olyphant Police Department and Officer Hazelton of the Throop Police Department had the pleasure of swearing in Brent Wilson as an Honorary Police Officer today. Best wishes for your Birthday Brent and welcome to the Blue Family!!!

Throop Borough will be holding a “Shred Event” Today until 1pm at the Municipal Building.

This Saturday from 10am till 2pm.

****TRAFFIC ALERT**** Monday September 11th The Borough of Olyphant will be having their Hometown Heroes Parade at 6pm. The highlighted roads will be closed till approximately 730pm. Detours will be in place. But avoid the area if possible.

Mid Valley School District's Students will begin their 2017/2018 School on Tuesday August 29th. Expect delays on Underwood Rd.

The Mayors reception for Throop Veterans and Sponsors of the Hometown Heroes banners will be held Friday, September 1st from 6pm-9pm at the Throop Civic Center. Special guest US Congressman Matt Cartwright and Pa Senator John Blake. Parking will be available at the Civic Center, the lot behind the former St. John's church, the Municipal lot by the Police Station and The Throop United Methodist Church. There will be heavy vehicular and pedestrian traffic in the area.

******Male was apprehended******Can you help the Olyphant Police with Mr Sticky Fingers here?? They are looking to identify the male in the above pictures for a theft and robbery in their borough. Any info 570-342-9111

Juniors own Jaydeep volunteering for the TAZER demonstration at Throop Night Out.

Thank you to the Lacakwanna County Sheriff's Office Mounted. Deputies and their horses did a great job.

Thank you to all the agencies, businesses, donors, people behind the scenes and the Community who made our out Night Out another success. Thank you and see you next year.

Cannon Auer winner of one of the bikes that Thomas and Bernie Lukasewicz donated!!!!!

Councilman Bob Magliocchi and Jayden Gonzales winner of the bike he donated!!!

Thank you to Chief Hegedus and the Throop Fire Departments for all your help yesterday, volunteerism and community commitment.