The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority Police Department is a certified criminal justice agency located in the lower level of the main terminal of the airport and operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To reach the Airport Authority Police, you may call (610) 266-6000, or if it is an emergency dial 911. While in the terminal you may also contact the Airport Authority Police by using a red emergency phone or white courtesy phone. These phones can be located throughout the Airport Terminal.
The airport authority police officers are fully trained under Act 120 of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and are certified by the Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission. The department is led by its Police Chief and currently consists of 15 sworn members. Included in the department is a Bicycle Patrol Unit. The police department is part of the Operations and Safety Department and the Police Chief reports directly to the Airport Authority’s Director of Operations and Safety.
The Airport Authority Police are a group of highly trained officers. They receive the most up-to-date training available in law enforcement, medical response, and other related areas. It is the department’s intent to seek new and better ways to serve and protect the airport community.
The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority Police report all crimes to the Uniform Crime Reporting System (UCR), which is compiled by the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Research and Development.