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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Jail and Mugshot Information

Philadelphia is a city in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 142.71 square miles (369.62 sq. km). The City of Philadelphia had a population of approximately 1,580,863 in the year 2017

The mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is James Kenney. James Kenney can be contacted at (215) 686-2181 and by email at

James Kenney, Mayor
City of Philadelphia
City Hall, Office 215
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 686-2181

Philadelphia City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was 469.6, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 280.5. According to research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 3,127 registered sex offenders living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Philadelphia to the number of sex offenders is 501 to 1.

There were an estimated 63,198 total crimes per 100,000 people in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This rate is higher than the average in the state of Pennsylvania which has 1,963 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Philadelphia is also higher than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Philadelphia, there were an estimated 14,930 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 48,268 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is higher than both the Pennsylvania average of 1,649 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and higher than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

  • The overall crime rate in Philadelphia is 46% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.99 daily crimes that occur in Philadelphia.
  • Philadelphia is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Philadelphia you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Philadelphia has decreased by 4%.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Police Station Information

Philadelphia Police Department

The Philadelphia Police Department has 6880 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 149,8971 people.

Philadelphia Police Department
750 Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: (215) 686-3388
Tips: (215) 686-TIPS (8477)
Fax: (215) 625-0612
Non-Emergency: 311
Emergency: 911

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Philadelphia County Sheriff’s Office

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

Jewell Williams, Sheriff
Philadelphia County Sheriff’s Office
100 South Broad Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19110
Phone: (215) 686-3530
Real Estate Phone: (215) 686-3565
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

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Philadelphia County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Philadelphia County Jail
8201 State Road
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Phone: (215) 685-8436

Visitations Hours at Philadelphia County Jail:

10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday. Visitors must sign in by 4:30 pm.
Monday, Inmate’s last name begins A, B, or C
Tuesday, Inmate’s last name begins D, E, F, G, or H
Wednesday, Inmate’s last name begins I, J, K, L, or M
Thursday, Inmate’s last name begins N, O, P, Q, R, or S
Friday, Inmate’s last name begins T, U, V, W, X, Y, or Z

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