Sheriff’s Office



Mark McAndrew, Sheriff

Sheriff Sales | Warrants


The Office of the Sheriff is a full service law enforcement agency functioning 24-7. The office is responsible for providing security for the courts and its eight judges. The Sheriff has created a Junior Deputy Program to expose students to the risks of breaking the law. The office provides the D.A.R.E. program in the Scranton schools to teach students the dangers of drug abuse.


  • To enforce all orders of the Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas
  • To serve bench warrants, civil writs and protection from abuse orders
  • To conduct levies, sales of personal property and real estate
  • To provide security and protection for court related functions and all county facilities
  • To transport prisoners to and from county, state and federal institutions for court appearances
  • To arrest violators of the law and fugitives
  • To assist other law-enforcement agencies in the county
  • To assist in special law-enforcement efforts such as Central Booking, DUI roving and saturations patrols and community events
  • To issue Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms and licenses to sell firearms

Forms and Documents

Instructions to obtaining a Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms

Resources and Links


Megan’s Law Website

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Administrative Contacts

Sheriff Mark McAndrew
Phone: 570-963-6719
Fax: 570-963-6859
E-mail: [email protected]

John Tigue
Chief Deputy
Phone: 570-963-6719 Ext: 7110
Fax: 570-963-6859
E-mail: [email protected]

Real Estate Division

Deputy Bob Moore
Phone: 570-963-6719  Ext: 7149
Fax: 570-963-6393
Email: [email protected]

 Civil Division

Cpl. Brenda Goosley
Phone: 570-963-6719 Ext: 7107
Fax: 570-963-6859
Email: [email protected]

Criminal Division

Sgt. Jason Oakey
Phone: 570-963-6719 Ext: 7118
Fax: 570-496-7756
Email: [email protected]

Warrant Unit

Sgt. Glenn Ford
Phone: 570-963-6719 Ext: 7109
Fax: 570-496-7756
Email: [email protected]

License to Carry

Phone: 570-963-6719 Ext: 7100
Fax: 570-963-6859


Lackawanna County Courthouse
200 N. Washington Avenue
1st floor
Scranton, PA 18503

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