PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY – UPDATE ON MARTINS POND MARTIN POND REMAINS CLOSED On August 9, 2017, the Town of North Reading Health Department conducted a visual assessment of Martins Pond for the presence of Cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) per the request of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. As of today, Cyanobacteria is still present in […]
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that the North Reading Police Department arrested a man over the weekend on numerous charges after he was involved in four separate motor vehicle crashes.
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy is pleased to announce that the North Reading Police Department participated in the 10th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run Cruiser Convoy to benefit athletes competing in the Special Olympics of Massachusetts Summer Games.
The following article is written by Sheryl Roth who is a fraud investigator for the FTC: Identity theft can happen to anyone. I’m a fraud investigator, and I’d like to tell you about my identity theft. Knowing how to respond will help you if you ever have to recover your identity. My purse was stolen […]
Chief Murphy and the North Reading Police are warning town residents that there was a recent spoofing attempt where a scammer called a North Reading resident and the caller ID showed that the call was coming from a town hall phone number. “Spoofing” occurs when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller […]
North Reading Police alert about the threat of malicious software, or malware, that may compromise computer systems or hold files hostage for ransom.
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that the North Reading Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred Friday morning.
The North Reading Police and Community Impact Team’s Drug-Take Back Program has collected 260 pounds of unused drugs this year. Police Chief Murphy explained, “Our prescription drug take back program is a simple and practical solution for the proper and safe disposal of potentially dangerous, expired, unused or unwanted medications. Studies show that a majority […]
North Reading, MA – The North Reading Police Department, in partnership with the Highway Safety Division of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, the Massachusetts State Police, and up to 200 other Massachusetts local police departments, will take part in the national Click It or Ticket campaign between May 8th and May 29th. […]
NORTH READING — Chief Michael Murphy is pleased to announce that the North Reading Police Department earned its re-accreditation from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission (MPAC).