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Taxonomy Code: FN-1300

Law enforcement programs that prevent crimes that have been planned when tip information makes this possible; intervene to stop crimes that are in progress; and examine the circumstances surrounding an alleged crime or other infraction of the law and determine whether a crime was committed, the nature of the crime, the identity of the victim, the means employed, the time and location of its occurrence, the identity of the offender, the validity of any allegations, the conclusiveness of the evidence and the appropriate course of action.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Allentown Police DepartmentPreserve the public peace and order, to protect life and property and to enforce the laws of the United States, Pennsylvania and the City of Allentown.LehighAllentown Police DepartmentCity of Allentown
Bethlehem Police DepartmentPolice DepartmentNorthamptonBethlehem Police DepartmentCity of Bethlehem
City of Lancaster - Bureau of PoliceCity police that is responsible for enforcing all laws and ordinances. Community Policing and Crime Prevention: Occurs within 12 districts of the City of Lancaster. Community police officers will act as a liaison between community leaders and police and work to solve problems specific to their neighborhoods. Services beyond those of normal enforcement procedures include: - Participation in school workshops - Community resource programs - Safety programs for students - Counseling, upon request, for students considered at risk for legal involvement Animal Law Enforcement: City Dog Law Enforcement Officer picks up stray dogs and other animals, enforces city animal control regulations and investigates incidents involving animal bites. Issues temporary no parking signs. Issuing business licenses: For pawnbrokers, antique or second-hand dealers, junk dealers or recycling centers, vendors or peddlers and transient merchants LancasterCity of Lancaster - Bureau of PoliceCity of Lancaster - Department of Public Safety
Dauphin County Criminal Investigation DivisionInvestigation of public inquiries related to criminal complaints; work with local police concerning complaints; referrals.DauphinDauphin County District AttorneyDauphin County District Attorney
Easton Police DepartmentServes and protect the City of Easton by providing the highest quality police services that are responsive to the needs of the communityNorthamptonEaston Police DepartmentCity of Easton
Lebanon City PoliceLaw enforcement agencyLebanonLebanon City Police DepartmentLebanon City Police Department
Lebanon County District Attorney's Office - Lebanon County Detective BureauConducts the following investigations county-wide: child abuse, elder abuse, financial, special criminal, and corrupt organization. Handles fugitives and extradition, forensic examination of mobile phones and computers, central booking, drug asset forfeiture, DUI grant(includes checkpoint and cops in shops), precious metals reporting, assisting Lebanon County police with criminal investigations and crime scenes, naloxone grant, manage the Rx drug drop boxes in Lebanon County, and manages the county accident reconstruction team.LebanonLebanon County District Attorney's OfficeLebanon County District Attorney's Office
Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Consumer Education OfficeThe Office of the General Attorney receives, investigates and works to resolve complaints related to consumer issues, health care issues, insurance fraud, violations of the Pennsylvania Do Not Call Law, SPAM email and junk mail, and numerous other subjects. Crime prevention is also a major emphasis for the office. The criminal law division handles investigations and prosecutions on drug enforcement, internet predators, organized crime, corruption, insurance fraud, tax crimes, environmental crimes, plus cases referred by local District Attorneys. The public protection division works to guard consumers against telemarketing scams or identity theft, fights for civil rights, monitors charitable organizations and protects consumers from deceptive advertising. Hotlines: 800-385-1044 Child Predator Unit 866-623-2137 Elder Abuse Unit 800-441-2555 Consumer Protection 800-525-7642 Education and Outreach 877-888-4877 Health Care Section 888-777-3406 Do Not Call List DauphinPennsylvania Office of Attorney GeneralPennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Pennsylvania State Police - Troop J LancasterResponsibilities include: - Investigation of criminal activities - Investigation of vehicle accidents - Promote traffic safety, enforce statutes, eliminate traffic hazards and encourage motorists to practice safe driving techniques. - Assistance in locating missing persons - Community presentations on traffic safety and crime-related subjects - Liquor Control Enforcement Hotline is used to report underage drinking on licensed or unlicensed premises. All reports, anonymous or otherwise, will be investigated. - Sponsors Camp Cadet for Lancaster County youth ages 11 - 13 years. A week long residential summer camp program which gives youth an opportunity to know and learn about law enforcement activities. Additional Telephone Numbers: 877.726.6378: Hotline to report suspected drug trafficking 888.UNDER.21 (863.3721): To anonymously report underage drinking parties or businesses distributing alcohol to minors (Legal drinking age in PA is 21 yrs.) 866.426.9164: 24-hour hotline to complain about or compliment troopers or other state police employees 888.292.1919: To report homeland security or terrorism tips LancasterPennsylvania State Police - Troop J LancasterPennsylvania State Police

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