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School Programs

The MLPD’s Crime Prevention Unit offers nearly 600 lessons each year to students of all ages. In preschools and early elementary, lessons tend to focus on: avoiding strangers, safe walking, and dialing 911 Later elementary lessons teach about subjects like: [...]

Community Outreach, Home Page

Pet FAQs

What do I do about my neighbor’s barking dog? What are the rules on dogs running at large? When do I have to license my dog? What parks in the municipality allow for my dogs to run off leash? Who [...]

Animal Control, Home Page

DUI Task Force

The Mt. Lebanon Area DUI Task Force helps keep impaired drivers off the roadways.  In addition to setting up periodic DUI checkpoints, the task force provides education and enforcement activities in Mt. Lebanon and neighboring Baldwin Township, Castle Shannon, Dormont, [...]

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K-9 Patrol

MLPD currently utilizes one canine (K-9) officer in the patrol unit of the operations division.  K-9 Snieper, who is partnered with Ofc. Ben Himan, is a Belgian Malinois who was born in Holland.  Ofc. Himan and Snieper completed a six week [...]

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Bike Patrol

The goals of the MLPD Bicycle Unit are to prevent and deter crime in the community by patrolling areas that are inaccessible to motorized patrols.  These areas include: business districts, alleyways, residential areas, parks, schools, wooded areas, and the golf [...]

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Field Training

The Field Training program is a formal on-the-job training, coaching, and performance evaluation program that helps new police officers deliver the highest level of service. Experienced MLPD field training officers work with recruits to ensure they have the knowledge and [...]

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