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New Sewickley Township Police Department
233 Miller Road
Rochester, Pa 15074
Phone: 724-774-2473
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency County Dispatch: 724-775-0881
Fax: 724-774-2464

To email a particular officer, please check the “Police Officers” page for a list of email addresses.


Applications are being accepted for the position of entry level part-time police officer in the Township of New Sewickley.  An application form may be obtained at the New Sewickley Township Police Department, 233 Miller Road, Rochester, PA 15074, starting Monday September 11, 2017, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


  • Have attained the age of 21 years by the date of application
  • Be a United States citizen on the date of application
  • Have successfully completed Pennsylvania Act 120 training at the time of appointment
  • Possess a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license at the time of application
  • Have a driving record that indicates an ability to safely and lawfully operate a motor vehicle
  • Have not been convicted of a felony, misdemeanor or other violation of the law that relates to the ability of the applicant to function as a police officer
  • Have not been convicted of any crime involving moral turpitude, or infamous or notoriously disgraceful conduct
  • Have not been dismissed from public service for delinquency or misconduct in office or be affiliated with any group whose policies or activities are subversive to the forms of government set forth in the constitutions and laws of the United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Be physically and mentally fit to perform the duties of a police officer
  • Have completely and correctly filled out the job application forms and provided all supplemental documents and information required in the application packet

Completed applications accompanied with a $35.00 check or money order for application and testing fees must be filed at the New Sewickley Township Police Department by Friday September 29, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.

(An Equal Opportunity Employer)


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K-9 Program

The New Sewickley Township Police Department is seeking donations from residents and businesses to perpetuate a K-9 program and will be soliciting funds through drives and events held in the Township in the coming months.
A K-9 program is a valuable tool in deterring crime, finding missing persons, apprehending criminals, preventing crimes and making our community safer.  The K-9 program is part of the police department’s plan to curb vandalism, thefts, narcotics and burglaries.
In addition to police work, the K-9 team will conduct demonstrations at schools and special events.  The New Sewickley Township Police Department hopes that donations will help defray the ongoing costs of the program.
Donations ca be made in the form of a check made payable to: New Sewickley Township Police K-9 Program and sent to the New Sewickley township Police Department, 233 Miller Road, Rochester, PA   15074


U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are committed to protecting the public and ensuring that the rights of victims are carefully observed.  HIS administers the Victim Notification Program which allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain reliable and timely information regarding a criminal alien’s release from custody.  However, victims and witnesses are required to register with HSI and ICE in order to receive notification of criminal notification of criminal alien’s release.
To register, go to this website:  http://www.ice.gov/victim-notification/


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MedReturn Drug Collection Unit

New Sewickley Township Police Department now has a permanent MedReturn Drug Collection Unit.

download (2)Beginning on July 1, 2016, citizens looking to dispose of excess and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent drop off location at the New Sewickley Township Police Department, 233 Miller Road, Rochester, PA 15074

The collection site is open Monday thru Friday 7am to 3pm.  Drugs can be dropped off with no questions asked.