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 […]
The North Reading Police Department has fulfilled its commitment to improving services for those suffering from mental illness in its community.
Town Meeting on Monday, June 10th As a reminder, Town Meeting will be held on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at the North Reading High School. The Town Meeting Warrant may be found here. Please check back for a draft of the PowerPoint Presentation for Town Meeting. Read […]
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world converge on Washington, DC to participate in a number of planned events which honor […]
Please join us for a free self defense class for women hosted by the North Reading Police. Classes will be held in June 2019. Please see the attached flyer for more information. RAD Spring 2019 Flyer
Police are calling attention to the startling rise in youth marijuana use and the dangerous rise of a black market for marijuana after arresting a juvenile.
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that the suspect from an armed robbery last week is in custody. On Saturday, March 16, at approximately 3:20 a.m., North Reading Police responded to a report of an armed, masked robbery at the 7-Eleven Convenience Store on Main Street. A man entered the store, and brandished […]
Police Advisory Imposters posing as Water Department Personnel The North Reading Police Department is alerting the community of suspicious behavior occurring in several communities close to our area. Wilmington, Methuen, and Dracut have reported similar incidents occurring in their town. In those communities, two to three white males have approached residents, claiming that they worked […]