The City of Johnstown Police Department consist of 35 full-time officers. The department’s structure is as follows:
Chief of Police, Captain of Police, an Administrative Sgt., 5 Patrol Sgt’s, 1 Detective Sgt and 3 Detectives, one Juvenile officer, 3 officers assigned under the C.O.P.S program, 4 street patrol K9 Teams, 4 Motor Units(motorcycles), 9 C.I.T. officers and a Special Emergency Response Team consisting of several selected officers of the Johnstown Police and Cambria County SERT Team
The Department has several specialized vehicles: A Mobile Command Center, a S.E.R.T. response vehicle and armored EMS Tactical vehicle, a unit outfitted with LPR (License Plate Reader) Technology, and a Prisoner Transport Unit.
The Department also utilizes the latest technology using a Ten Printer (Electronic Fingerprint Machine), CPIN photographic and documentation machine, LPR (License Plate Reader), latest computer software reporting programs and hardware with mobile computer terminals in cruisers.
The Officer’s of the Johnstown Police Department are men and women who are dedicated to serving the citizens of the City Of Johnstown and contracted communities in a professional manner.
- All Emergency Calls: 9-1-1
- Non-Emergency 9-1-1 Calls Inside Cambria County: 1-800-281-1680
- Non-Emergency 9-1-1 Calls Outside Cambria County: 814-472-2100
- JPD Records Department: 814-533-2074.
Note: All Calls must be routed through the 9-1-1 Center!
Our Records Department DOES NOT dispatch calls to Officers.