Welcome from our Chief

Chief Robert Salem


On behalf of the New Castle City Police, I would like to welcome you to the police department’s website. Information about the NCPD and the services we provide are just a click away. It is my hope that this site will provide our residents with a valuable resource for information about the police department.


Our Goal for this website is to keep the public informed on the latest public safety news and activities of the New Castle Police. In addition, you will find electronic ways to submit tips on criminal activity, file a complaint or commend an officer. I hope you find the site informative and easy to use.


The Police Department consists of 48 sworn officers and 3 Police Clerks. The Police Department is responsible for 24-hour community wide law enforcement and responds to all requests for emergency services. The Police Department responds to over 25,000 calls for service per year.


I believe the men and women of the New Castle City Police Department are its most valuable asset and the essential ingredient to effectively and efficiently accomplish the police mission.



Robert A. Salem

Chief of Police






Recent Updates

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City of New Castle Halloween Hours


Halloween for the City of New Castle will be held on Thursday October 30, 2014 from 6:00PM to 8:00 PM.  The City of New Castle would like to offer these.. read more



Officer of the Quarter Award   Narcotics Investigators Corporal Richard Conti and Detective Thomas Costa  have been selected for the Officer of the Quarter Award for the second quarter of.. read more

NCPD Officer Participates in Police Unity Tour


Corporal Steven Brooks of the New Castle Police Department and Sgt. Chad Adams of the Pulaski Township Police Department participated in the Police Unity Tour on May 9-12. Members of.. read more

Department Mission

The NCPD is committed to protect, preserve, and safeguard the constitutional and civil rights of all citizens.  

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Forms and Reports

Whether you want to report a crime, commend an officer or provide general feedback to the NCPD, you'll find what you need here.  

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Safety and Prevention

See how the NCPD works to teach safety and prevention. Also discover signs of abuse and how to protect yourself and your family.  

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Officer Memorials

Honoring the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty serving our community.  

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