Bern Township Police


The police department consists of 12 sworn full-time officers.

The department provides 24-hour daily police coverage to the Township of Bern.


Bern Township Police Department is located in the Bern Township Municipal Building at:

    1069 Old Bernville Road, Reading, PA 19605         
    (See map on 'Township of Bern' page)


To report an emergency, a crime in progress or suspicious activity, 
please call 911.

NON-EMERGENCY calls may be directed to 610-926-2535
At the prompt, press “1” to be connected to a dispatcher. 
This line also provides access to voicemail for individual department members.

NON-EMERGENCY calls may also be directed to the
Berks County non-emergency number 610-655-4911.

Please remain calm so the police dispatcher can assist you in an efficient manner.

Given the priority of the incident described, a police officer will respond to your location or

contact you by telephone to obtain any necessary information and advise you how to proceed.