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Message from the Chief of Police

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Douglass Township Police Department website. As your Police Chief, I would like to welcome you on behalf of the Douglass Township Police. It is my honor to serve and protect this community. The Douglass Township Police Department is committed to providing excellence in police service through problem solving and community policing.  Our officers strive to ensure your safety and earn your trust by preserving the quality of life that Douglass Township has come to expect. We are here to assist you. Thank you for visiting the website and please be safe.

The Douglass Township Police Department is constantly striving to improve itself to better serve the community since its establishment in 1951. The Douglass Township Police Department has been an accredited police department through the Pennsylvania Chief of Police Association since February 2003. At that time the Douglass Township Police Department was the second police department in Montgomery County and the fifth in the Commonwealth to accomplish this task. The accreditation process requires applying police departments to meet and adopt over 120 different standards of compliance. These standards are designed to make police departments more professional, efficient and responsive to the citizens it serves.

Our Mission

                     The mission of the Douglass Township Police Department is to serve and protect all residents and visitors of Douglass Township, Montgomery County. The Douglass Township Police Department is committed to providing professional and courteous service to the public. We shall strive to improve the quality of life by enforcing laws in a fair and impartial manner while encouraging the mutual trust with the public and all residents. To be successful in this mission, core values must be present and the basis for all our actions, which include:


             We are leaders who are striving for personal and professional growth and are a trusted source of help and support working to solve and prevent crime. Employees shall maintain an atmosphere symbolizing their commitment to the highest standards.


             Douglass Township Police Department employees shall maintain the highest level of integrity and accountability. We are honest and truthful in our interactions within the Department and in the community we serve.


             Our dedicated service requires courtesy, compassion, ethical conduct, and appreciation for ethnic and cultural diversity in Douglass Township with the commitment to respecting the humanity of all.

Contact Information

Police Department

1456 E Philadelphia Avenue
PO Box 297
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

Phone: (610) 367-0466 Fax: (610) 369-8892 Emergency: 9-1-1 24 Hour Non-Emergency: (610) 635-4300

Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ater Hours: (610) 635-4300

Telephone & Email Directory

Name Title Telephone
Robert Evans
Police Chief (610) 367-0466 x 9131
Brian Steffie
Sergeant (610) 367-0466 x 9128
Matthew Swavely
Sergeant (610) 367-0466 x 9124
Daniel Castellucci
Detective/Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9136
Carl Clemko
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9125
Mark Dykie
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9130
Andrew Perretta
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9129
Andrew Poux
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9132
Gregory Sedgwick
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9135
Brent Ziegler
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x 9133
John Peters
Patrolman (610) 367-0466 x9137

District Court

Honorable Judge Maurice H. Saylor 

38-2-03 - Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania

1050 E. Philadelphia Avenue Suite 20 Gilbertsville, Pa. 19525

Phone: 610-326-1145

Fax: 610-326-6513


Douglass Township

1320 East Philadelphia Avenue
PO Box 297
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

Phone: (610) 367-6062 Fax: (610) 367-7124

Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm