Mark Talbot, Chief of Police 

Norristown Police Department
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401


Phone: 610-270-0977
Emergency Phone: 911

Hotline: 610-278-TIPS



Norristown Police Data

Guad grids map



Violent Crimes data

Violent Crimes Data Comparison 



Use of Force Data 2016

Use of Force Data

Click HERE for full report.


Demographics of Norristown Police Department
White Male 53 
Black Male 8
White Female 4
Black Female 1
Latino 1
Total: 67



The 3 Year Part I Comparison data set represents Part I Crimes and Violent Part I Crimes for January 1st to December 31st, 2011-2013, before the crime reduction strategy was put in place, compared to January 1st to December 31st, 2014-2016, when the crime reduction strategy was implemented. Part I Crimes were reduced by 31 percent and Violent Part I Crimes were reduced by 38 percent. 


The Heroin data set represents all fatal and non-fatal overdoses for January 1st to December 31st, 2014-2016. Fatal overdoses have increased by 213 percent from 2014 and Non-fatal overdoses have increased by 300 percent from 2014. The data shows overdoses by month, geographic area (GA), Grid, Day of Week, Time of Day, Age, Race and Sex. The map shows how the geographic areas and grids are broken down in Norristown.

For Heroin PDI Data (click here)                                 

The 2016 Calls For Service (CFS) data set represents the types of calls Norristown Police Officers responded to for the time period January 1st to December 31st. In 2016, we had a total of 44,925 CFS. The top three CFS by type for 2016 were police information with a total of 5,742 calls, Foot Patrols with a total of 4,313 calls and Suspicious Activity/Person(s) with a total of 3,732 calls. 

For 2016 CFS by Type (click here)






Norristown Police Department

Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

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Norristown Recreation Fall Programs
Norristown Council Meeting held on September 4, 2018
Norristown Recreation Center Update Episode 1
Norristown Council tours Riverfront Properties

On July 31, 2018 Plymouth Ambulance and Norristown Fire Department conducted joint UTV training. Members from both Departments trained on incline ascents and descents, winch use for evacuation and overall UTV safety and operations.
From the gallery Norristown Fire Department

Members of Council celebrated the Grand Opening of Timshel Coffee. They are located downtown at 104 E Main Street.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017

Councilwoman Valerie Cooper with Dan Drake, Vice President, at the Mercy LIFE Norristown Groundbreaking
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017