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Scranton, Pennsylvania Jail and Mugshot Information

Scranton is a city in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 25.54 square miles (66.14 sq. km). The City of Scranton had a population of approximately 77,605 in the year 2017.

The mayor of Scranton, Pennsylvania is William L. Courtright. William L. Courtright can be contacted at (570) 348-4101.

William L. Courtright, Mayor
City of Scranton
340 North Washington Avenue
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18503
Phone: (570) 348-4101
Fax: (570) 348-4251
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday

Scranton City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Scranton, Pennsylvania was 203.1, 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 175 registered sex offenders living in Scranton, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Scranton to the number of sex offenders is 436 to 1.

There were an estimated 1,896 total crimes per 100,000 people in Scranton, 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 Scranton is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Scranton, there were an estimated 198 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 1,698 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 lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Scranton, Pennsylvania:

  • The overall crime rate in Scranton is 11% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.7 daily crimes that occur in Scranton.
  • Scranton is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Scranton you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Scranton has decreased by 20%.

Scranton, Pennsylvania Police Station Information

Scranton Police Department

The Scranton Police Department has 140 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 81,700 people.

Carl Graziano, Chief of Police
Scranton Police Department
100 S. Washington Ave.
Scranton, PA 18503
Phone: (570) 348-4134
Fax: (570) 207-0415

Scranton Police Dept

Lackawanna County Sheriff’s Office

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

Mark McAndrew, Sheriff
Lackawanna County Sheriff’s Office
200 N. Washington Avenue
1st floor
Scranton, PA 18503
Phone: (570) 963-6719
Fax: (570) 963-6859

Lackawanna County Sheriff

Lackawanna County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Lackawanna County Jail
1371 North Washington Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509
Phone: (570) 963-6639
Fax: (570) 963-6681

Lackawanna Jail Visitations
Lackawanna County Jail

Police Records Request in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Right To Know Request Form. We have not found any police records information on Scranton. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the Open Records Office. 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.

Scranton Right To Know Request Form

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Nancy Krake, Open Records Officer
Office of the Open Records Officer
City of Scranton
340 N. Washington Ave.
Scranton, PA 18503
Fax: (570) 348-4225
Hours: M – F, 8:00 To 4:30

Scranton City Open Records

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