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  • Dorney Sworn-in as APD Chief
    Dorney Sworn-in as APD Chief

    Glen Dorney was sworn-in this morning as interim police chief in the City of Allentown. Dorney succeeds Chief Keith Morris who retired from the city to become the police chief at Penn State University...

  • APD Utilizing Tip App
    APD Utilizing Tip App

    The Allentown Police Department is increasing its crime-fighting capability with a new app to help citizens connect with the department to find information, view alerts, and submit anonymous tips from...

  • Dorney Appointed Interim Police Chief
    Dorney Appointed Interim Police Chief

    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski today appointed Glen Dorney interim police chief. Dorney succeeds Chief Keith Morris who is retiring from the city and has accepted a conditional offer to be the police ch...

  • Police Chief Morris Retiring
    Police Chief Morris Retiring

    Chief Keith Morris is retiring from the Allentown Police Department and has accepted a conditional offer to be chief of the Penn State University department.Morris was sworn-in as interim chief in Oct...

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Citizen Feedback

The Allentown Police Department strives to provide the highest level of customer service possible. We value the opinions of the public we serve in order to help us achieve this standard. By providing your input — positive or negative — we can learn where our efforts are hitting the mark and where we might need to focus our attention to improve the service we provide to our community. With the Citizen Feedback Form, you can now provide your feedback and comments about your experience with the APD on one form. You can write a commendation about a single officer, or group of officers, or provide information related to a matter in which you would like us to investigate a complaint. If you believe you have been subjected to, or witnessed, police misconduct of any type, we encourages you to report the incident. The Office of Professional Standards will conduct all inquiries into misconduct.

To submit a Feedback Form, print and complete the Citizen Feedback Form. Hand deliver the completed form to either our 10th Street Patrol Station (10th/Hamilton Streets) or the Police Desk area of Police Headquarters, at 425 Hamilton Street. The form may also be mailed: Allentown Police Department, Office of Professional Standards, 425 Hamilton Street, Allentown, PA 18101

Victims of Crime

As a victim of a crime in Pennsylvania you have certain rights and services that are available to you. Below is information for your reference. If you filed a police report over the phone and would like to be contacted by either Crime Victims Council or Turning Point, please complete the form and return it to the Allentown Police Department. Please provide the police complaint number that was provided you at the time you filed the report. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact our police complaint desk at 610-437-7753.

Victim of Crime Form

Victima del crimen

Cold Cases

Wanted Persons

Project Lifesaver

Allentown Police Department

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 610-437-7751
Police Desk: 610-437-7753
Police Desk Fax: 610-437-8721
APD LGBT Liaison: 610-437-7777