Police Department

Responsibilities & Services

The Downingtown Police Department (DPD)  provides police coverage to the township. The DPD patrol cars can now be seen with the slogan, "Serving Downingtown and East Caln." 

Important Numbers to Know

  • Emergency, Police, Fire, Ambulance - Dial 911
  • Police (non-emergency) - (610) 383-7000 (Chester County Police Radio)
  • Police Administration - (610) 269-0263
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 am - 12:00 midnight


For residential and business alarms, notify your alarms company that the Downingtown Police Department provides police services and the alarm company should report activations to the Downingtown Police at (610) 383-7000.