Welcome to the Watsontown Police Department Web Site!
The Watsontown Police Department is a full-time police department, consisting of 5 full-time Police Officers and 5 part-time Police Officers. There is always at least 1 officer, sometimes more, on duty... 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
The Watsontown Police Department serves the residents of the Borough of Watsontown, which is located in far northern Northumberland County in the north-central portion of Pennsylvania. The Borough encompasses about .9 square miles, and has a population of around 2,300.
The best way to reach us is through our dispatch center. If you need immediate police assistance, call 911. If you need to talk to an officer but there is no emergency, call (570)742-8771. The dispatcher will get your information and contact the officer on duty.