It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Sergeant Dennis Maher (retired) who passed away this morning at the age of 72. Sergeant Maher served honorably as a North Reading Police Officer beginning his career in 1969 and later retiring in 1993. During his career Dennis was a fine example of a […]
As students prepare to return to school, the North Reading Police Department is recommending some back to school safety tips to the community.
Hurricane Harvey has been devastating to areas in Texas. We know that the good people of North Reading may have an interest in donating to help the cause. The North Reading Police Department would like to remind people that in times of crisis there are those out there that will try to take advantage of […]
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 […]
As summer winds down, North Reading Police will be out in force looking for impaired drivers. From August 14 to September 4, the North Reading Police Department will be teaming up with Massachusetts State Police and more than 191 local police departments across the state to curb impaired driving and save lives. The 22-day, high-visibility […]
Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that a North Reading Police Officer driving a marked cruiser was involved in a motor vehicle crash on Thursday afternoon.
Martins Pond has been closed by the North Reading Health Department due to unsafe conditions. Please read that attached advisory for more information. North Reading Board of Health Director Advisory August 1 2017
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.
Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 6, §§178C-178P, the individual who appears on this notification has been designated a Level 3 Sex Offender by the Sex Offender Registry Board. The Board has determined that these individuals have a high risk to re-offend and that the degree of dangerousness posed to the public is such that a substantial […]
One of the facts of suburban living is sharing our neighborhoods with local wildlife. As North Reading has become more built out, the natural habitats of the local wildlife has diminished which has lead to increased contact between humans and animals. With this in mind, we would like to share some tips from the Massachusetts […]