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 […]
Today we had the pleasure of meeting one of our local teens, 7th grader, Josephine Ferrante who on the day of her thirteenth birthday spent the morning “brightening people’s days by doing 13 random acts of kindness for people throughout the community”. Being the beneficiary of one of those acts, we inquired further and learned […]
North Reading Police Department Chief Michael P. Murphy 150 Park St. North Reading, MA 01864 For Immediate Release Friday, May 19, 2017 North Reading Police Department to conduct alcohol compliance checks North Reading – Over the next several months, in accordance with Massachusetts State Law, the North Reading Police Department will be conducting […]
North Reading Police alert about the threat of malicious software, or malware, that may compromise computer systems or hold files hostage for ransom.
After receiving numerous tips from the public, North Reading Police arrested a suspect in connection with an armed robbery that occurred earlier today.
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. […]
The case, brought forward by North Reading Police Detectives, resulted in five arrests in four towns and freed 10 women from alleged human sex trafficking.