The Delaware County Pa. Sheriff’s Reserve Unit was founded in 2008 in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The Unit is made up of volunteer Reserve Deputies who are trained and certified in First Aid, CPR, AED, Traffic and Crowd Control, Handcuffing, National Incident Management System, and Search and Rescue.
Its mission is to provide the residents of Delaware County with a ready pool of trained volunteers to:
- Assist the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office and county municipalities during large scale disasters to protect the health and safety of the residents of Delaware County.
- Provide and support public safety education programs and services where needed in the county in coordination with local governments and civic organizations for the health and welfare of county residents.
- Assist with crowd and traffic control at large public events in Delaware County as requested by a local municipality, or in surrounding counties as deemed appropriate by our Sheriff.
- Support the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit through fundraising to assist with the cost of acquiring dogs, and providing for their health and welfare.
- Delaware County Pa. Sheriff’s Reserve Unit is an IRS 501(c)(3) registered non-profit organization which supports itself through fund raising activities and public donations at no cost to the Sheriff’s Office or the county tax-payers. All Donations are fully tax deductible as allowed by law.
To make a donation send a check made out to:
Delaware County PA Sheriff’s Reserve Unit
1400 N Providence Rd; Bld 2, Ste. 1040
Media, Pa. 19063