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Pittston is a city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.71 square miles (4.42 sq. km). The City of Pittston had a population of approximately 7,694 in the year 2017.

The mayor of Pittston, Pennsylvania is Michael Lombardo. Michael Lombardo can be contacted at (570) 654-0513.

Michael Lombardo, Mayor
City of Pittston
35 Broad Street
Pittston, PA 18640
Phone: (570) 654-0513
Fax: (570) 602-1451

Pittston City Mayor

In 2014, the crime-index in Pittston, Pennsylvania was 177.3, higher than it had been since at least the year 2006, but lower than the national average of 263.1. According to research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Pittston, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Pittston to the number of sex offenders is 380 to 1.

There were an estimated 160 total crimes per 100,000 people in Pittston, 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 Pittston is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Pittston, there were an estimated 13 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 147 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 Pittston, Pennsylvania:

  • The overall crime rate in Pittston is 23% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.78 daily crimes that occur in Pittston.
  • Pittston is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Pittston you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Pittston has decreased by 13%.

Pittston, Pennsylvania Police Station Information

Pittston Police Department

Robert Powers, Chief of Police
Pittston Police Department
35 Broad Street
Pittston, PA 18640
Phone: (570) 654-0513
Emergency: 911

Pittston Police Dept

Luzerne County Sheriff’s Office

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

Brian Szumski, Sheriff
Luzerne County Sheriff’s Office
200 N River Street
Courthouse, Basement Level
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
Email: brian.szumski@luzernecounty.org
Phone: (570) 825-1651
Fax: (570) 825-1849
Emergency: 911
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Sheriff’s Office – Hazleton Annex
100 W Broad Street
Suite 110
Hazleton, PA 18202
Phone: (570) 459-6545
Fax: (570) 459-6548
Emergency: 911
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Luzerne County Sheriff

Luzerne County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Luzerne County Corrections Facility
Water Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
Phone: (570) 829-7741
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Luzerne Jail Visitations
Luzerne Jail Visitations
Luzerne County Jail

Police Records Request in Pittston, Pennsylvania

Pittston Police Most Wanted

Public records can be obtained from the City Administrator’s Office. The City Administrator 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 Administrator’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Joseph Moskovitz, City Administrator
Office of the City Administrator
City of Pittston
35 Broad Street
Pittston, PA 18640
Phone: (570) 654-0513
Fax: (570) 602-1451

Pittston City Administrator

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