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Borough of Tatamy


Police Mission Statement
The mission of the Tatamy Borough Police Department is to protect life and property, enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, and preserve the peace, order, and safety of the community we serve. We will act in partnership with the community in a pro-active manner to promote a responsive approach to quality of life issues. We will strive to accomplish our mission in a professional, courteous and compassionate manner and will respect the constitutional rights of all men and women to liberty, equality and justice.

Tatamy Borough Police Department


Welcome to the Tatamy Borough Police Department page. We are constantly striving to meet the changing needs of our residents and the community. The goal of this page is to be informative and interactive.

Information will be updated to be relevant to the residents of Tatamy. Nixle has been added as a means of communicating emergency information, alerts, and community information to your mobile phones via text and email. Follow the information on the tab Emergency Alerts on the home page to sign up.

This department will continue to offer the Drug Take Back Program, sponsored by Northampton County. This program allows residents to properly dispose of expired, unused, or unwanted perscription drugs. Any on duty officer can accept medications for proper disposal. For more information on the Drug Take Back Program please click here.

The Drug Enforcement Adimistration and the Tatamy Police Department ask for your help with the misuse of perscription drugs. For more information on the newly established anonymous tip line please click here.

The Tatamy Police Deparment Right To Know Officer is Chief Keith Snyder. Forms are available under the Right to Know tab on this website. For Police Deparment requests, make to the attention of Chief Snyder. Phone- 610-252-2260, Fax 610-252-2556, Email- Chief Keith Snyder, or Mail to 423 Broad St. PO Box 277 Tatamy, PA 18085-0277.

The police service in Tatamy Borough was established in 1894 when its first officer, H. Tilhgam Launderberger, was appointed Chief Burgess with an annual salary of one dollar. We currently have six officers serving our community:
Chief Keith Snyder, Sgt. Phil Cohen,
officers Steve Horvath, Ben Rizzotto, Craig Armitage, and Adam Shimer .

This department is committed to providing excellent service that produces a safe environment for the community. Your comments and suggestions are important to us and we encourage anyone to share your thoughts at, or by telephone at 610-252-2260.

Tatamy Borough Public Safety Committee

Tatamy Borough Public Safety Committee meets the third Thursday of Month at 7:30pm.

2017 Meeting Dates
January 19
February 16
March 16
April 20
May 18
June 15
July 20
August 17
September 21
October 19
November 16
December 21

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