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Contact Us

For an emergency or crime in progress, call 911.

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

Department Headquarters (non-emergency) 

Business Hours: 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
Telephone: 717-783-5599 
1800 Elmerton Avenue 
Harrisburg, Pa  17110  

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: 717-772-0978

Human Resources Fax Number: 717-772-1436

Criminal Records & Identification Division

Have you submitted a criminal history request online and know your control number? You can check the status of your request. 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
Right to Know/Subpoena Unit – 717-214-2491 or Toll-Free 1-877-785-7771

Firearms Division

Firearms Administrative Section – 717-705-5924 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 at 717-772-4249 or mail to:

Pennsylvania State Police
Firearm Records Unit
1800 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110 

Firearms 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, call 717-772-1896.

Pennsylvania Instant Check System (PICS) – 717-705-8843
PICS Unit – 717-783-5598
PICS Challenge Unit 717-705-4541/4540 or 717-705-4682

Commercial Vehicle Safety Division

1800 Herr Street (Tent Building)
Harrisburg, PA 17103