Administrative Office

290 South Duffy RoadHours: Monday - Friday
Butler, PA 160018:30am to 4:30pm
Phone: (724) 283-3430Fax: (724) 282-2142
(724) 287-7465info@butlertwp.org

Police

Butler Township Police Department

Butler Township Police Patch

The Butler Township Police Department is managed by Chief John Hays and consists of a lieutenant, four patrol sergeants, two detectives, thirteen full time patrol officers, two part time dog law enforcement officers, and two full time clerical support staff.

The police officers are continuously participating in advanced training and the police vehicles contain the latest equipment to aid in law enforcement, such as video recording devices and mobile data terminals.

HERE AT BUTLER TOWNSHIP POLICE, WE BELIEVE THAT “WORKING WITH YOU, WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!”

 

 

Contact Us:

The Police Department is located on the WhitestownRoad side of the Municipal Building, 290 South Duffy Road.

The police department administration office is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM.  The contact information for the office is (724) 285-9600, Fax (724) 285-9443, and Email police@butlertwp.org.

Outside of those hours a call box is located to the right of the public entrance.  This dials directly to 911, where aButler Township Police Cruisern officer is notified that you need assistance.

To obtain any police assistance and services (EMERGENCY AND NON-EMERGENCY) at any time, dial 911.  It is not just for emergencies anymore; it is the only way to obtain the police for all types of incidents, big and small, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.

In 2014, Butler Township Police were dispatched by the Butler County Emergency Management Center (911) to over 6,900 incidents.   Butler Township Police are an active member of the Butler County Drug Task Force, participating in various community policing activities, including the Officer Phil Elementary School program.

CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY

THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL BE HOLDING A CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY STARTING JANUARY 17, 2017. THE PROGRAM WILL CONSIST OF (7) CLASSES BEING HELD ON CONSECUTIVE TUESDAY EVENINGS FROM 6:30 TO 8:30 PM. THE PROGRAM WILL BE HELD AT THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP PARK LOCATED AT 468 S. DUFFY RD. AND VARIOUS LOCATIONS AROUND BUTLER TOWNSHIP.

THE PROGRAM WILL INCLUDE:

-CRIMINAL LAW AND INVESTIGATIONS

-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ISSUES

-PATROL DUTIES

-VEHICLE LAWS AND TRAFFIC STOPS

-USE OF FORCE

-THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM

-OTHER AREAS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT

APPLICATIONS FOR THE PROGRAM CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT OR THE BUTLER TWP. MUNICIPAL BUILDING LOCATED AT 290 S. DUFFY RD., MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY FROM 8:30 AM TO 4:30 PM. THE APPLICATIONS MUST BE RETURNED TO THE POLICE OFFICE NO LATER THAN 4:00 PM ON JANUARY 6, 2016.

THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THE PROGRAM WHICH IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH PRIORITY GIVEN TO BUTLER TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS. THERE WILL BE A MAXIMUM OF (15) INDIVIDUALS ACCEPTED INTO THE PROGRAM.

INDIVIDUALS ACCEPTED INTO THE PROGRAM WILL BE NOTIFIED BY THE POLICE DEPARTMENT.

Unused or Expired Prescription Drugs

Unused and expired prescription drugs can be disposed of by dropping them off in the lobby of the Butler Township Police Department at 290 South Duffy Road between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.