NORTH READING — Chief Michael Murphy reports that the North Reading Police Department arrested a man after an investigation into the proliferation of child pornography. After a thorough investigation, with the assistance of Homeland Security Investigations agents, JAMES WILLIS, AGE 28, OF NORTH READING was arrested without incident on Thursday morning and charged with: Possession of […]
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 […]
NORTH READING — Chief Michael Murphy is pleased to announce that a team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission (MPAC) is scheduled to arrive on Tuesday, Oct. 8 to begin examining various aspects of the North Reading Police Department’s policies, procedures, operations and facilities.
The North Reading Police Department is seeking interested candidates for two Crossing Guard positions. This position is part-time, working 5 – 10 hours per week during the school year and reports to the North Reading Police Safety Officer. Pay rate is 14.05/hr. Crossing Guards are very important to the safety of our children arriving and […]
Chief Michael Murphy is pleased to announce that the North Reading Police Department, in conjunction with Police Exam Solutions (PES), has scheduled a law enforcement entrance exam and encourages anyone who is interested in becoming a North Reading police officer to sign up.
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy and the North Reading Police Department are alerting the community and asking for the public’s assistance after an alleged con man scammed a local babysitter out of hundreds of dollars via a gift card scam. On Friday, July 26, a 19-year-old Beverly woman babysat a 9-year-old girl after […]
The North Reading Police and Fire Departments responded to a single-vehicle crash this morning.
NORTH READING — As this weekend’s projected heat wave approaches, Chief Michael P. Murphy would like to remind residents to take precautions to protect themselves from the heat and humidity.
The North Reading Police Department recently completed a Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) course attended by over a dozen women.
Special Olympics Cruiser Convey 2019 This past Saturday, June 8th, North Reading Police Officer Michael Marra had the privilege to participate in the annual Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run Cruiser Convey. Officer Marra joined hundreds of other local, state and federal officers in a cruiser convey into Harvard University. Once there officers took part […]