Thursday, April 14th, 2022
On Thursday April 14, 2022 from 6pm to 7:30pm residents were invited to stop by the Borough Hall to meet Chief Tony Alsleben. Several residents stopped by and had light refreshments and drinks with t...
Friday, March 4th, 2022
On Friday March 4, 2022 at 8:15am, Tony Alsleben was sworn in as the new Chief of Police for the Borough of Alburtis Police Department by Mayor Kathleen Palmer with retired Chief Robert Palmer and Sen...
Wednesday, August 4th, 2021
On Tuesday August 3, 2021 from 12pm to 9pm, the Alburtis Police Department held its 14th Annual National Night Out Event at the Alburtis Area Community Center's Pool. For the first time this even...
Saturday, July 17th, 2021
The Borough of Alburtis Police Department was sorry to see three part-time police officers leave in 2021. Ryan Geist resigned in February to take a full time position as a police officer out of the c...
Christopher Lubenetski
Christopher Lubenetski
Senior Patrol Officer (Full-Time)
Years of service
22 years
Job training
Graduated from Whitehall High School in 1991.
Graduated from Lehigh-Carbon Community College in 1995 with an Associate's Degree in Arts-Criminal Justice Administration

PA DOH Emergency Medical Technician-Instructor 116948
Pro-Board certified Fire Officer 1
Pro-Board certified Fire Instructor 1
Pro-Board certified Hazardous Materials-Operations Level
PA DOH Special Vehicle Rescue Technician

Member of the East Coast Gang Investigators Association since 2007.

Member of the National Crime Prevention Association.

Member of the National Association of Town Watch.

Member of the PA Crime Prevention Officers' Association since 2008. Serving as Sergeant-at-Arms since 6/17/2015.

National Child Passenger Safety Technician T671935

Certified NSRO School Resource Officer 1/31/2020
Graduated from the Allentown Police Academy in 1996. Has been a police officer since 1997 and with Alburtis Police Department since 2000, becoming a full time police officer in April 2007. Currently serves as the Community Service Officer and as a bike patrol officer. Started the Bike Patrol in 2002 and Alburtis Town Watch program in 2009. A National Child Passenger Safety Technician since June 2011.

President of the Alburtis Borough Police Officers' Association since 2011.

Active member of the Boy Scouts of America where he serves as Advisor of Venturing Crew 77. Became an Eagle Scout on April 1, 1990 and is a Vigil Honor Member of the Order of the Arrow.

A volunteer firefighter since 1991, having served with the Catasauqua Fire Department, Han-Le-Co Fire Department, Alburtis Fire Department, and is currently with Community Fire Company 1 of Seisholtzville and Macungie Volunteer Fire Department. A part time paid Firefighter-EMT with Emmaus Fire Department, where he is currently the department's Safety Officer.
Chief of Police
Senior Patrol Officer (Full-Time)
Patrol Officer (Full-Time)
Senior Patrol Officer (Part-Time)

© 2022 Borough of Alburtis Police Department