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New Kensington, Pennsylvania Jail and Mugshot Information

New Kensington is a city in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.21 square miles (10.90 sq. km). The City of New Kensington had a population of approximately 12,466 in the year 2017.

The mayor of New Kensington, Pennsylvania is Thomas D. Guzzo. Thomas D. Guzzo can be contacted at (724) 337-4523.

Thomas D. Guzzo, Mayor
301 Eleventh Street
New Kensington, PA 15068
Phone: (724) 337-4523
Fax: (724) 337-6911
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday

New Kensington City Mayor

In 2015, the crime-index in New Kensington, Pennsylvania was 244.5, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 281.9. According to research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 48 registered sex offenders living in New Kensington, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in New Kensington to the number of sex offenders is 267 to 1.

There were an estimated 536 total crimes per 100,000 people in New Kensington, Pennsylvania. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Pennsylvania which has 1,963 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in New Kensington is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in New Kensington, there were an estimated 50 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of Pennsylvania is 313 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 486 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Pennsylvania average of 1,649 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in New Kensington, Pennsylvania:

  • The overall crime rate in New Kensington is 56% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.74 daily crimes that occur in New Kensington.
  • New Kensington is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States.
  • In New Kensington you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in New Kensington has increased by 31%.

New Kensington, Pennsylvania Police Station Information

New Kensington Police Department

The New Kensington Police Department has 26 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 16,500 people.

Robert G. Deringer, Chief of Police
New Kensington Police Department
301 Eleventh Street
New Kensington, PA 15068
Phone: (724) 339-7534
Fax: (724) 339-2627

New Kensington Police Dept

Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office

The Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of New Kensington, Pennsylvania.

Jonathan Held, Sheriff
Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office
2 N Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: (724) 830-3457
Fax: (724) 830-3808
Emergency: 911
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Westmoreland County Sheriff

Westmoreland County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Westmoreland County Jail
3000 S Grande Boulevard
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: (724) 830-6000
Fax: (724) 830-6006

Visitations Hours at Westmoreland County Jail:

For online inmate visitation process, visit:

Westmoreland Inmate Visitations
Westmoreland County Jail Visitations
Westmoreland County Jail

Police Records Request in New Kensington, Pennsylvania

We have not found any police records information on New Kensington. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office. The City Clerk also serves as the City Records Officer of the city. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Right To Know Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

New Kensington Right To Know Request Form

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Dennis F. Scarpiniti, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of New Kensington
301 Eleventh Street
New Kensington, PA 15068
Phone: 724-337-4523
Fax: 724-337-6911
Hours: 8:30 a.m. –4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

New Kensington City Clerk

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