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Police and Fire Departments
Police Department – Stroud Area Regional Police
service for the Borough of Stroudsburg is provided by the Stroud Area
Regional Police Department (SARPD). With
its 49 Police Officers, the SARPD is the largest regional police
department in the Commonwealth of PA. Chief William Parrish is the current
Chief of Police for SARPD. Their
coverage area comprises a 39 square mile area which includes the Boroughs
of Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg and the Township of Stroud.
SARPD is governed by the SARPD Commission which is comprised of nine
commission members, three representatives from each participating
municipality. Current Commission members are Chairman Roger DeLarco (East
Stroudsburg), Vice Chairman Armand Martinelli (East Stroudsburg),
Treasurer James Phillips (East Stroudsburg), Secretary Daryl Eppley
(Stroud), Joanne Kochanski (Stroudsburg), Keith Albert (Stroud), David
Deihl (Stroudsburg), Rick Staples (Stroud) and Cathryn Thomas
(Stroudsburg). Regular Commission meetings are open to the public and held
the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at Police Headquarters.
SARPD headquarters is located at 100
Day Street in East Stroudsburg,
18301. Police Headquarters is open for business weekdays from 8 a.m.
to 5 p.m. Officers are available 24-hours-a-day and can be contacted in
several ways. Please do not contact the individual municipalities
regarding police calls or issues. Police must be contacted directly by the
emergency calls please dial 911.
visit the Stroud Area Regional Police Department on their official Facebook
The Stroudsburg Fire Department consists of two departments, the Chemical Fire Co. and the Phoenix Fire Co. They are located at the corner of Seventh and Sarah Streets. Access the fire department's web page at www.stroudsburgfire.com.
The Fire Chief is Mike Seip and the two Assistant Fire Chiefs are John Stevens and Charlie Frantz.