Luzerne County Sheriff's Department - Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County Sheriff Office (Wilkes-Barre Office)
Duties of the Sheriff

- To enforce all orders of the Luzerne County Court of
Common Pleas
To serve bench warrants, civil writs and protection from
abuse orders
. To conduct levies, sales of personal property and real
. To provide security and protection for court related
functions and all county facilities
. To transport prisoners to and from county, state, and
federal institutions for court appearances
. To arrest violators of the law and fugitives
. To assist other law-enforcement agencies in the county
. To assist in special law-enforcement efforts such as Central Booking, DUI roving and saturations patrols, and
community events
To issue Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms and
Licenses to Sell Firearms.
Fingerprinting sevice is available by appointment -fee for service.
200 N River Street
Eligibility: Luzerne County residents.
Hours: Monday through Friday; 8:00 am t0 4:00 pm.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 825-1651 Main
  • (570) 825-1849 Fax
  • (570) 825-1651 Main
  • (570) 825-1849 Fax
Intake Procedure: Call for al information.
  • Employment Related Fingerprinting
  • Firearm Permits
  • Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Law Enforcement Records/Files
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Luzerne County Sheriff's Department - Wilkes-Barre
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