Police Department

Welcome to the Jim Thorpe Police Department


The Jim Thorpe Police Department is pleased to welcome you to our website.

On this website, you will find valuable information regarding the Police Department and its services.  The website was designed to make it easier and more efficient for the residents and visitors to interact with the Police Department. 

The mission of the Jim Thorpe Police Department is to affirmatively promote, preserve and deliver a feeling of security and safety to the community of Jim Thorpe.  The Jim Thorpe Police Department promises to provide the highest quality of Police Services to protect life and property and  improve the quality of life in the Borough of Jim Thorpe.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Michael Sofranko Mayor (570) 325-4995 ext. 321
Joseph Schatz Chief of Police (570) 325-4995 ext. 322
Sergeant Bokeko (570) 325-4995 ext. 330
Detective Marzen (570) 325-4995 ext. 324
Officer Oliver (570) 325-4995 ext. 325
Officer Carelli (570) 325-4995 ext. 331
Officer Schwarz (570) 325-4995 ext. 332

Board Members

Name Title
Thomas Highland Chairperson