Established in 1970, the Doylestown Township Police Department works to provide law enforcement services and ensures the safety and security of citizens. It features a traffic commission that addresses traffic safety issues. The department handles issues related to abandoned vehicles, animal nuisance, and crime against persons and property. The Doylestown Township Police Department is a member of the Central Bucks Special Response Team, which is a multijurisdictional agency that responds to high-risk incidents. It supports Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.), which is an educational classroom program that helps to prevent drug abuse and violence among children. The department is located in Doylestown, Pa.