201 W. Front Street
Media, PA 19063
Welcome, and Thank You for visiting our Webpage. On behalf of the men and women of the Department of Public Safety, Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety, we look forward to giving fair, equal, professional quality service & protection to the people of this great county. Our goal is to always provide a safe & peaceful environment within all of our county parks, buildings, properties, and complex’s, We are here to help you 24 hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Should you need us for an emergency or assistance please DIAL 610-891-5091 or 911 anytime.
Take care & be safe.
Scott D. Mahoney
Superintendent of Police & Fire Safety
PROUDLY PROTECTING AND SERVING THE PEOPLE OF THIS GREAT COUNTY WITH HONOR & INTEGRITY
. L to R Superintendent Scott Mahoney, Captain John Deihl, & A/Captain Roger Joseph
The mission of the Delaware County Department of Public Safety Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety is to provide and maintain a safe and peaceful environment for all County residents, visitors, employees, or any person utilizing County services and facilities. This service is provided at all County properties.
We stand committed in this mission to provide professional services to all we serve and those in need.
The highest priority is placed on public safety, the deterrence of crime, bringing to justice those who violate the law, and protection from fire and any other hazards.
The Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety is further committed to provide initial and continued training, as well as staying current with new practices for all its employees.
The Delaware County Department of Public Safety, Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety is responsible for providing protection for all county owned and or leased property and equipment. In addition, they are charged with providing physical protection to ensure a safe environment from crime, fire, or any hazards, for all persons utilizing county services and facilities. The department also has the responsibility of photographing and issuing identification cards to all county employees. The department maintains foot and vehicle patrols twenty four hours a day, seven days a week , throughout the year. The Delaware County Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety have officers assigned at the following locations:
Courthouse & Government Center Complex
Fair Acres Complex
Chester Regional Court
Chester Division of Adult/Juvenile Probation
Eddystone Division of Children & Youth Services
Human Services Department in Upper Darby
Upper Darby Division of Adult/Juvenile Probation
Darby Twp. Division of Adult/Juvenile Probation & Emergency Services Training Center
All County owned Parks & Trails
Chester Wharf - Election Bureau
Health & Wellness Center Yeadon
Superintendent of Police & Fire Safety
Captain of Administration/Operations
(Acting) Captain of Special Operations/Detective Division
Delaware County Bureau of Park Police & Fire Safety
201 West Front Street
Captain of Administration
Acting Captain of Special Operations & Detectives
Fair Acres Division
Upper Darby Human Services
If you would like to recognize an officer who has performed his/her duties in a manner that you think is exceptional and reflects favorably upon the officer and the Department, then we encourage you to take a moment and tell us about it. Such a positive and appreciative atmosphere improves officer morale and helps all members of the Department work harder to improve their individual performance and the quality of the services they provide to the public.
To commend an officer, please email us at MahoneyS@co.delaware.pa.us and include:
- Officer(s) Name(s)
- Your Experience with the Officer(s)
You may remain anonymous if you'd like but we encourage you to identify yourself. Anonymous reports, while appreciated, cannot be the basis for an official commendation.
You may either fill out the form on your computer and email it to MahoneyS@co.delaware.pa.us or print, fill out, and bring it to our office.