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Tips

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Peacekeeping duties at the Polls-

44 Pa. C.S. 7152   Elections

The constable shall be present at the polling place in each election (Springtime Primary, November General, and any special elections) during the continuance of each election (7 am – 8 pm) and while the votes are being counted, for preserving the peace.

Presented on the below link is a short video entitled Polling Place Security produced by the Pennsylvania Department of State discussing election laws and duties.

Polling Place Security
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The PCCD has started online enrollment for 2017 classes.  Constables get your Election Certificates (and to fax, mail, or e-mail them to PCCD).  Constables re-elected or elected in Nov. of 2016 should use the following methods, for getting their Election Certificates to PCCD (send a copy, never the original):

fax: 717-783-7140

mail:  PCCD-Constables’ Program, PO Box 1167, Harrisburg, PA  17108-1167

e-mailsleffler@pa.gov

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PCCD Constable Training

Questions, concerns, or complaints about constable training (basic, annual updates, firearms, or optional training) should be directed to:  PCCD Constable Training, P.O. Box 1167, Harrisburg, PA 17108-1167   fax 717-783-7140

Sherry Lefler, manager   sleffler@pa.gov 717-265-8554

Wayne C Hower               whower@pa.gov 717-265-8551

Tracy Clouser                    tracclouse@pa.gov 717-265-8552