Sunbury Police

Sunbury Police
440 Market Street
Sunbury, PA 17801
Tel: 570-286-4584
Fax: 570-286-6558

The Sunbury Police Department is committed to excellence and serving the citizens of our community.

The City of Sunbury, Pennsylvania is located at the confluence of the beautiful Susquehanna River. The city has a rich heritage and history.  There are many interesting sites to visit.

We hope you will find the information contained in our web site useful and we look forward to you visiting our fair city!

"The City of Sunbury is an Equal Opportunity Employer"

If you would like to speak to an officer, call 570-988-4539 In the event of an EMERGENCY, DIAL 9-1-1

Full-Time Police Officer

City of Sunbury, Northumberland County is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Police Officer. Deadline for submission is July 30,2019 at 4:00 PM. Applicant must have valid PA driver’s license and be Act 120 Certified. Excellent health and pension benefit package. 2019 salary $42,515-$65,533. Please see the attached job qualifications and application for further instructions or email

Non-discrimination Policy
"In accordance with Federal law and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs. ) To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410, or call (202) 720-5964 ( voice or TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Sunbury Police Department

Officer Position Openings:

Chief of Police
The City of Sunbury is now accepting applications for the position of full-time Chief of Police. The deadline for application submission is July 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm. Salary range begins at $80,000 with an excellent health and pension benefit package. Application packet consists of the following items which you can download by clicking the links below. (1) Chief of Police Cover Letter, (2) Chief of Police Job Description, (3) Chief of Police Supplemental Questionaire, (4) Chief of Police Application.