Rush Township Police Department

  • Agency: Rush Township Police Department
  • Address: 104 Mahanoy Ave, Tamaqua, 18252 PA
  • Chief: Corporal Duane Frederick (OIC)
Phone: 570-668-4242
Fax: (570)668-0121
Email:

Rush Township Police Department is located at 104 Mahanoy Ave, Tamaqua, 18252 PA. The OIC of the department is Corporal Duane Frederick. The Rush Township Police Department phone number is 570-668-4242.

Rush Township Police Department News

The Rush Township Police Department is attempting to identify the male pictured below. He is believed to be from the Fleetwood area. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police at (570)668-4242 or message us via Facebook. Anyone who provides information will remain anonymous.

On July 20th Officers of the Rush Twp and Kline Twp Police arrested Jose Contes of Mcadoo. Through an investigation Contes was found to be selling illegal narcotics in Rush Township. Contes was charged with possession within intent to deliver, he was arraigned and lodged in Schuylkill county prison

On July 21, 2017 the Rush Township Police conducted a traffic stop on a dodge neon for multiple traffic violations. Through the investigation of the traffic stop the driver was identified as David J Conahan, Conahan was found to be in possession of heroin and drug paraphernalia, also wanted out of Schuylkill county District Attorneys Office for failure to appear. Conahan was lodged in Schuylkill county prison.

***UPDATE: The dogs owners were found. Thank you to everyone that shared and helped find this dogs home*** This male dog was found in the area of Ardmore and Holland street in Hometown. He has a black and white collar and a flea collar. If anyone knows the owner please contact the Rush Township Police department at 570-668-4242.

The Rush Township Police department is looking to identify these two individuals in regards to an investigation at Walmart. Pictured below is the male and female in question, also pictured is the vehicle used. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police at (570)668-4242 or message us via Facebook. Anyone who provides information will remain confidential.

***the suspects have been identified thank you for the publics help*** The Rush township police department is investigating a retail theft that occured on 1-25-17. Pictured below are the male and female suspect and the vehicle used. The vehicle appears to be a black Hyundai Tiburon. Anyone with information is asked to conact the Rush township police at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Anyone who provides information will remain anonymous.

*UPDATE* The owner was found thank you for the publics help. This female beagle was found in the area of Air Products in Hometown. Anyone with information is asked to contact Tamaqua Animal rescue or Rush Township police at 570-669-4242.

The Rush Township Police Department is investigating a credit card fraud that occurred on 10-19-2016 at 2:23am at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the male suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police Department at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

UPDATE: The suspect has been identified. The Rush Township Police Department is investigating a credit card fraud that occurred on 10-15-2016 at 7:55am at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the male suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

The Rush Township police department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on 12-11-16 at 1:48PM at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the female suspect and the vehicle she used. Anyone with information is asked to contact that Rush Township Police at (570)-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential. ****suspect has been identified thank you to anyone that has helped identify her****

The Rush Township police department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on 11-14-16 at 20:50PM at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the female suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact that Rush Township Police at (570)-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

The Rush Township police department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on 12-11-16 at 11:35Am at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the female & male suspect with the vehicle they used. Anyone with information is asked to contact that Rush Township Police at (570)-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

The Rush Township police department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on 12-09-16 at 7:06PM at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the male suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact that Rush Township Police at (570)-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

The Rush Township board of supervisors along with the Rush Township road crew and Rush Township Police Department will be holding a Cookies and Cocoa with Santa event. The event will be 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. on Friday December 9th. The event will be held at 104 Mahanoy Avenue Tamaqua PA, 18252 (The Rush Township building). Kids will receive a complimentary photo with Santa and a holiday themed gift while enjoying cookies and hot chocolate.

On October 5, at approximately 5:36 pm a retail theft with counterfeit money occurred at the Walmart in Hometown. Picture below is the female suspect anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush township police.

***suspect has been identified*** The Rush Township police department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on 9-15-16 at 1:10PM at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the female suspect and the vehicle she used. Anyone with information is asked to contact that Rush Township Police at (570)-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain confidential.

The Rush Township Police Department is accepting applications for part time patrol officers. All applicants must be Act 120 certified. Applications can be picked up from 8AM-5PM Monday through Friday at the Rush Township Municipal building.

On August 30th, 2016 at 9:35AM a retail theft occurred at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the suspect and his vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police at 570-668-4242 or message us on Facebook. Any information received will remain anonymous.

On August 16th at approximately 8:00am a retail theft occurred at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below is the male suspect and the vehicle used. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police Department at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook.

Pictured below is a German Shepard found in Hometown in the area of Ardmore Avenue on 8-16-16. It's an older female with a red collar. Anyone with information is asked to call the Rush Township Police at 570-668-4242 or Tamaqua Animal Rescue.

On August 8th at approximately 9:00PM a retail theft occurred at the Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below are the 2 suspects and the vehicle used. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush Township Police Department at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook.

****suspects have been identified thank you to the public for all your help**** On July 30th, 2016 at 615PM a retail theft occurred at Walmart in Hometown. Pictured below are the male suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rush township police department at (570)668-4242 or message us on Facebook. All information will remain confidential.