Public Service Programs

The following programs are available through the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. For more information,
please contact Sheriff Ken Morris at 570-517-3312.


  • The Friendly Deputy Dog
  • Sheriff's Office Tours
  • McGruff Safety Program
  • Child identification/Fingerprinting
  • Halloween Safety
  • Boys Clubs, Girls Clubs, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Royal Rangers
  • 9-1-1 Communication System
  • McGruff the Crime Dog - Costume
  • Deputy Phil Child Safety Program


  • 9-1-1 Communication System
  • Neighborhood Crime Watch
  • Business/Retail Theft Awareness

Senior Safety

  • 9-1-1 Communication System
  • Neighborhood Crime Watch
  • Business/Retail Theft Awareness
  • Community Pharmaceutical Take-Back Program

Special Events

  • Community Fairs, Health Fairs and Job Fairs
  • Civic Association Meetings
  • Parades
  • Ringing the Bell Campaign
  • Child Passenger Safety Week - Teddy Bear Program
  • Inmate Worker Program 
  • Annual Toys for Youth Drive
  • Annual American Red Cross Blood Drive
 For more information, please read the Public Service Program brochure for additional information.