Our District

Community Corner

Here you will find updates on happenings in our community: 
  • We are inviting all middle and high school students in PA-06 to participate in our ESSAY CONTEST! See full instructions below. 
  • The 2020 Community Policing Development program is a competitive grant program designed to advance the practice of community policing by providing guidance on promising practices through the development and testing of innovative strategies; building knowledge about effective practices and outcomes; and supporting new, creative approaches to preventing crime and promoting safe communities.  The 2020 CPD program will fund projects related to the following topic areas:

    1.    Law Enforcement Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation Program Toolkit

    2.    Recruiting the Next Generation of Officers and Deputies

    3.    Promising Practices in Law Enforcement Victim Support

    4.    Rural Law Enforcement Training Center

    5.    Managing High-Risk Law Enforcement Vehicular Pursuits

    6.    Implementing Successful Faith-Based Partnerships

    7.    Police Academy Innovations

    8.    Public Safety Implications of Driving Automation Systems for Motor Vehicles

    9.    Open Category

    The CPD solicitation is open to all public governmental agencies, federally recognized Indian tribes, for-profit and nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, community groups, and faith-based organizations.

    Applications are due by March 31, 2020 at 7:59 PM EDT.  Please click here for more information on the 2020 Community Policing Development program. If you will be applying for one of these new funding opportunities, please let our office know as we may be able to help. Information about how our office can help with grants can be found here.

  • February was Black History Month and our office celebrated by highlighting leaders right here in the Sixth District. Below, you'll learn about who inspired Debbie Bookman, the first African-American woman to be elected as a County Row Officer in Chester Country. To see all of our highlights, click here.

The Sixth District 

Pennsylvania’s congressional map was redrawn in 2018. Our new Pennsylvanian 6th Congressional District includes all of Chester County and southeastern Berks County, including the city of Reading.

If you would like to learn more about our community, you can visit the U.S. Census Bureau’s website here.

For the locations of our two district offices, click here.