Bike Patrol

The Upper Allen Police bike patrol officers have each been specially trained, equipped and skill-certified so as to provide the Community with yet an additional public safety resource. Bike Patrol Officers operate in easily recognizable uniform bike patrol wear and have full radio communication capabilities when patrolling the various residential neighborhoods and business locations across …

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Citizen Police Academy

Thank you for your interest in the Upper Allen Township Police Department (UATPD) Citizen Police Academy. The Academy is sponsored and presented by UATPD as part of its efforts to continually connect with the citizens we serve. You are to be commended for your willingness to sacrifice your valuable time to participate in the program. …

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Citizen Police Academy Application

Sorry, we aren’t accepting applications for the Citizen Police Academy at this time.

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Community Services

The Upper Allen Police Department offers a number of helpful services to our residents. If you wish to use any of these services please contact the Police Department at 717-795-2445 for further information. Fingerprinting Please click here for information on fingerprinting services. Speeches Speeches can be presented to your organization on a number of police …

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The Upper Allen Police Department will fingerprint Township residents for employment purposes. This is a free service to residents and available by appointment only. The person requesting this service must produce photo identification proving Township residency and provide the appropriate fingerprint cards on the date of their appointment. Click here for our contact information.

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Property Exchange

The notoriety of crimes wherein a buyer or seller in an internet-arranged transaction become victimized has created the need for a location where the public has a sense of security. In response, the Upper Allen Police Department welcomes citizens to use the police station parking lot and lobby as a location to conduct private transactions …

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The Upper Allen Police, in conjunction with the Mechanicsburg Police Department and the Mechanicsburg School District, have developed a replacement for the D.A.R.E. program. (D.A.R.E. is no longer funded by the Commonwealth.) The new program, called “S.M.A.R.T.S.” (Students Making Appropriate Responses to Tough Situations). S.M.A.R.T.S. provides the students of the Mechanicsburg Area with a program …

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Speciality Teams

Crash Reconstruction The Upper Allen Police investigate serious and/or fatal traffic accidents each year. Many of our officers have advanced accident investigation training. The Traffic Safety Officer is assigned to the County Crash Investigation Team which assists agencies in Cumberland County in reconstructing fatal and serious crashes. Computer Crime Task Force The Upper Allen Police …

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Traffic Safety

Along with the overall growth in the township, traffic safety related issues have also increased. Upper Allen Police have an officer assigned full time to traffic safety and enforcement issues. This officer has received specialized training for crash investigations.

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Vacation Security Checks

The Upper Allen Police Department offers free vacation security checks to our residents who do not have anyone to check their residence on a regular basis. As patrol time permits, officers will do a periodic check of the exterior of your home while you are away. This helps to deter potential burglars and provides for …

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