The department is lead by Stephen A. Derenick, Chief of Police. The Taylor Police Department is located in Lackawanna County, bordering the City of Scranton. The TPD is a full-time, well equipped Police Agency which handles all situations in the Borough and provides assistance to surrounding communities.
Some of the units within the department consist of patrol, criminal investigations, drug enforcement, bicycle patrol and motor carrier enforcement.
The department also works closely with various civic organizations as well as the Riverside School District.
TPD continues their efforts on keeping the citizens and visitors of Taylor safe and strives daily to help make Taylor Borough a better place to live.