Community Policing Unit

Ptl Michael J. Thomas Coordinator

The Ross Township Police Department is very devoted to ensuring the Community of Ross Township is not only safe but also well informed and educated. We have three police officers that devote a substantial amount of time to the police department’s various community outreach programs and a number of additional officers who assist the Community Policing Unit as needed.

Some of our community based programs include:

  • Bike Rodeo / safety events
  • Child Identification ProgramCommunity Programs
  • Creating Neighborhood Watch programs
  • “Crime Watch”
  • Distracted Driving Course
  • Equipment displays
  • Holiday collection for the needy
  • Personal safety programs
  • Police Station Tours
  • School based programs
  • Self-defense Classes
  • Senior Citizen safety programs

More Information

Each month a crime prevention tip is sent using the email and Facebook pages. At times, additional tips are sent to respond to risky situations. To add your name to the list or to request an Officer for an event, make an appointment, please email Officer M.J. Thomas or call 412-931-9070, ext. 128.