Dedicated to the safety and protection of residents, business owners, and visitors, the Rush Township Police Department provides around-the-clock services. Officers patrol 71 miles of state, township, and private roadways.
Officers also participate in the DARE anti-drug program with the Tamaqua Area School District. There, they teach children the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse.
Rush Township police officers – along with the township fire department and emergency medical professionals – are dispatched via the state-of-the-art Schuylkill County Communications Center.
Emergency – 9-1-1
Always Dial 9-1-1 for Emergencies
Non-emergency number for the Rush Township Police Department
Non-emergency number for the Schuylkill County Communications Center
Reports are usually available within 10 days after the accident.
You may also request via mail at:
Rush Township Police Department
104 Mahanoy Ave.
Tamaqua, PA 18252
You must enter the last name of one of the drivers and the date of the report.
Reports are available to the public and insurance companies. Cost of a reportable accident report is $15.00, and cost for a non-reportable accident is $15.00.