Borough of Irwin Police Department

The Borough of Irwin Police Department currently has 8 sworn officers serving the communities of Irwin and North Irwin Boroughs. 

The Irwin Borough Police Department is a dedicated and diverse group of professionals who are committed to working with the community to make the Boroughs of Irwin and North Irwin a safe and desirable place to live, work, or visit. Our mission is to partner with the community to solve problems and improve public safety in a manner that is fair, impartial, transparent, and consistent. We will treat all those we serve in a compassionate, sensitive, courteous, and professional manner, regardless of sex, race, lifestyle, or reason for police contact. 

Chief Wensel, places tremendous value on public safety and community engagement with the understanding that is is a shared responsibility and the police can not do it alone. He stands eager to work with the citizens of the community and has a mission to make Irwin Borough and North Irwin Borough two of the safest Boroughs in the Country. 


Daniel Wensel


important message from Irwin police

Not sure when to call 911 please see the presentation below. Please feel free to share with your family and children. 


911 Presentation

Currently there is a scam outfit that is using the Irwin Borough Police Department phone number to contact people for money. The number they are using is 724-864-3103. THEY ARE STATING THEY ARE AN OFFICER THEY ARE NOT. Hang up and contact the Irwin Police Department directly and speak to an actual officer. Irwin PD does not take any money directly for citations, fines, or warrants.

A friendly reminder from Irwin Borough Police Department. Please keep your vehicles locked and any valuable items in your homes. There have been several reports of vehicles in our area being broken into. If you have any information regarding this matter, please contact the Police Station at 724-864-3103.

Police Information

Contact Information

Emergency Phone Number 911

Non Emergency Phone Number


Fax Number



424 Main Street

Irwin Pa, 15642

Officer Contact Information


Michael Thomas

724-864-3103 Ext 57


Alex Gillingham



Eric Ziska

724-864-3103 Ext 54


Stephen Novotnak

724-864-3103 Ext 51


Justin Woods