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PSP Station Directory  - Listing of all PSP stations in order by county

PSP Troop Directory - Listing of all PSP troops 

PSP Bureau and Office Directory - Listing of all PSP bureaus and offices

PSP Compliment/Complaint Procedures - Procedure for submitting a compliment/complaint for PSP   

Right-to-Know Request - Procedure/Forms for submitting a Right-to-Know Request for PSP

Requesting Audio/Video Recordings – Instructions for requesting audio/video recordings from PSP

Pennsylvania State Police Department Headquarters (non-emergency) 
(Business Hours 7:00 am – 4:30 pm) 
Telephone: (717) 783-5599 
Fax: No fax number available 
1800 Elmerton Ave. 
Harrisburg, Pa  17110  

News and Media Inquires 
Telephone: (717) 783-5556 
Fax: (717) 705-2185 
NOTE: For press calls outside the business hours listed above, please call the local PSP Troop/Station your question pertains to (see Full PSP Station Directory link above) 
Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Human Resources

1800 Elmerton Avenue 
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania  17110 
email: (for employment and human resource-related inquiries only)
email: (for State Police Cadet and Liquor Enforcement Officer Trainee Written and Oral Testing and Veterans’ Preference Points)
email: (for State Police Cadet candidates currently processing)
email: (for Liquor Enforcement Officer Trainee candidates currently processing

State Police Cadet and Liquor Enforcement Officer Trainee Fax Number: (717) 533-8922
Human Resources' Fax Number: (717) 772-1436

For Information Concerning: 

Criminal Records & Identification Division -
(717) 783-5494, Fax: (717) 705-8840

Please Note:  If you have submitted your criminal history request online and know your control number,  click here.  If you do not know your control number, or for additional criminal history request questions, call Pennsylvania Access to Criminal History (PATCH) Help Line Toll-Free at:  1-888-QUERY-PA (1-888-783-7972).

PATCH Accounting – (888) 783-7972 Option #3

Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) – (717) 783-5515

Private Detective Roster - (717) 783-3762

Name Change – (717) 783-3762

Fingerprint Corrections – (717) 783-3762

Operational Records Division - 

Crash Reports – (717) 783-3380

Expungement Unit – (717) 783-5499

Investigative Records – (717) 783-5514

Megan’s Law Section –Toll-Free: 1-866-771-3170

Sex Offender Search (Megan's Law) - Click Here

Right to Know/Subpoena Unit – (717) 214-2491 or Toll-Free to: 1-877-785-7771

Firearms Division Contact Information:

Firearms Administrative Section - (717) 705-8842 or (717) 346-3091 
Questions concerning the dealer or sheriff manuals, Firearms Division portion of the PSP website or firearm statistics.

For questions about Act 235 certifications, please call Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission at 717-346-4087. Or visit our Firearms Information page.

Firearms Records Unit - (717) 783-5495

Written requests for forms, safety brochures, or application/record of sale information may be available via fax (717) 772-4249 or mail to:

Pennsylvania State Police

Firearm Records Unit

1800 Elmerton Avenue

Harrisburg, PA 17110 

Firerams Compliance Unit  - (717) 772-1896 

Dealer Account information, surcharge remittance forms, or dealer compliance should be directed to the accounting assistant responsible for your account. If you do not have that information, dial (717) 772-1896.

Pennsylvania Instant Check System (PICS) - (717) 705-8843

PICS Unit - (717) 783-5598 Vist the PICS page regarding how PICS works, background checks, or State firearm laws.

PICS Challenge Unit – (717) 705-4541/4540 or (717) 705-4682.

Other State Police Agencies:   

State Troopers Directory