Pennsylvania State Constable
Established in 1664, constables are the oldest law enforcement. A Pennsylvania State Constable is elected or appointed at the local level but has state-wide jurisdiction. A Pennsylvania State Constable is a Peace Officer, as such, their primary role is to protect and maintain the peace.
A Bit About Constable Serefine
Constable Serefine was appointed to fill a vacant position in Bellefonte, PA in 2022, but he has served his country and his community for many years. He is a Navy veteran, author, and postal carrier in addition to his constable role.
Above all else, a constable is a peace officer.
There are many times and situations where a uniformed peace officer is beneficial. Here are a few of the common tasks a Pennsylvania State Constable can perform.