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Shamokin, Pennsylvania Jail and Mugshot Information

Shamokin is a city in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.83 square miles (2.16 sq. km). The City of Shamokin had a population of approximately 7,016 in the year 2017.

The mayor of Shamokin, Pennsylvania is John J. Brown. John J. Brown can be contacted at (570) 644-0876 and by email at

John J. Brown, Mayor
City of Shamokin
47 East Lincoln Street
Shamokin PA 17872
Phone: (570) 644-0876
Fax: (570) 648-0948
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Shamokin City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Shamokin, Pennsylvania was 183.2, lower than it had been since at least the year 2005, but lower than the national average of 267.7. According to research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Shamokin, Pennsylvania as of February 22, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Shamokin to the number of sex offenders is 343 to 1.

There were an estimated 148 total crimes per 100,000 people in Shamokin, 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 Shamokin is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Shamokin, there were an estimated 16 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 132 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 Shamokin, Pennsylvania:

  • The overall crime rate in Shamokin is 24% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.75 daily crimes that occur in Shamokin.
  • Shamokin is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Shamokin you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Shamokin has increased by 2%.

Shamokin, Pennsylvania Police Station Information

Shamokin Police Department

The Shamokin Police Department has 14 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 10,452 people.

Darwin Tobias III, Chief of Police
Shamokin Police Department
511 North Franklin Street
Shamokin, PA 17872
Telephone: (570) 648-5708
Fax: (570) 648-5700

Shamokin Police Dept

Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office

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

Robert Wolfe, Sheriff
Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office
201 Market Street
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: (570) 988-4155
Fax: (570) 988-4496
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday; 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Tuesday – Friday
Gun Permit Hours: 9:00 am to 4:15 pm, Monday; 9:00 am to 3:45 pm, Tuesday – Friday

Northumberland County Sheriff

Northumberland County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Northumberland County Jail
720 Northumberland County Drive
Coal Township, PA 17866
Phone: (570) 509-2701 (Main)
Fax: (570) 509-2765 (Records)
Fax: (570) 509-2766 (R&D)
Hours: 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday – Friday (Administration); 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday (Records)

Visitations Hours at Northumberland County Jail:

Onsite Visitation: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm, Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Offsite Visitation: 7:30 am to 8:25 pm, Everyday

Northumberland Jail Visitations
Northumberland County Jail

Police Records Request in Shamokin, 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 Shamokin. Instead we have included public records. 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.

Shamokin Right To Know Request Form

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Robert M. Slaby, Open Records Officer/City Administrator
Office of the Open Records Officer/City Administrator
City of Shamokin
47 East Lincoln Street,
Shamokin, PA 17872
Phone: (570) 644-0876
Fax: (570) 648-0948
Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday-Friday

Shamokin City Open Records Officer/City Administrator’s Office:

Shamokin City Open Records Officer

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