Police Department

Police Officer - Full Time


The Franklin Park Borough Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for a FT Patrol Officer position. Starting salary of $74,068 plus benefits with top pay after five years. Additional benefits include; five year DROP pension, longevity pay, education incentives and military buy back.

Minimum requirements include: valid photo driver’s license, at least 21 years of age, U.S. Citizen, PA Act 120 Certified and bachelor’s degree from an accredited College or University.

Application available at the Franklin Park Police Dept.,2344 West Ingomar Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, M-F 8am-4:30 pm ONLY, or by clicking here.

The departmental tattoo & grooming policy is available by clicking here.

 Completed applications must be returned IN PERSON by 12:00 pm on Mon, Sep 27, 2021. Must show valid photo ID. A $40 non-refundable fee, check, cash or money order only (made payable to Borough of Franklin Park) required upon submission. 

Applications submitted via fax or email will not be accepted. No phone inquiries. Equal Opportunity Employer. 

The written test will be given on October 7th at 8:00 AM at the Blueberry Hill Park Activity Center, 1604 Blaine’s Way, Sewickley, PA 15143. Applicants passing the written test with a score of 80% or better will be scheduled for the physical agility test on October 13th or 14th. Applicants that pass the physical agility test will undergo further testing.


The Franklin Park Police Department and the Borough of Franklin Park have a new website! Now users can visit one site to engage with the police department, parks and recreation, the road department and the borough. Also users can create an account /sign up to receive information about community events, activities, alerts and borough news.

In order to receive notifications you will have to create a user account by clicking the “Sign In” feature in the top right portion of the page.

The Borough of Franklin Park now has a medication disposal box located in the lobby of the Police Department. Medications can be dropped off during business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Please note the list of “Accepted” and “Not Accepted” items displayed on the container. If you have any questions, please contact the Police Department at 412-364-1227.Meds12Drug Box

Mission

The mission of the Borough of Franklin Park Police Department is to prevent crime, preserve order and to protect the rights, lives and property of all people.

Core Values

Knowledge -We will always seek to improve our knowledge and understanding through education, training and professional development so that we may perform our duties and accomplish the mission with fidelity.

Integrity-Our commitment to legitimacy and ethical conduct is reflected in the manner in which we exercise the powers entrusted to us by the public.

Courage -We will be courageous in the resistance to opposition,the face of danger and through extreme hardships in the performance of our duty.


Services

During office hours the following services are available with fees:

  • Accident Report Copies: $15 for each copy
  • Fingerprinting Services: $15 and for borough residents only
  • Police Report Copies: $15 for each copy