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Posted on: September 6, 2023

Norristown Police Officers' Labor Day water rescue at Riverfront Park

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On Monday September 4th, 2023 at approximately 1400 hours (2 PM), Norristown Police officer Matthew Walsh was conducting a directed patrol at Riverfront Park, 2 Haws Avenue, Norristown PA as part of his daily patrol duties. Offi...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Norristown Fire Department earns state Swiftwater/Flood Rescuing Recognition


NORRISTOWN- The Norristown Fire Department has earned the Swiftwater Type 2a Recognition through the Pennsylvania Volunteer Rescue Services Recognition (VRSR) program.

Type 2a recognition is for moderately complex rescues for a six-member, all-hazard team....

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Posted on: March 10, 2023

Norristown PD Selected for Nation’s First Law Enforcement-Community Engagement Network


NORRISTOWN- The Norristown Police Department is proud to announce that it is one of a small group of agencies selected to participate in the first cohort of the Law Enforcement Community-Engagement Network (LECEN).

The LECEN is a first-of-its-kind...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Norristown Celebrates Large Redevelopment Projects, Future of State Hospital Site

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NORRISTOWN- The development of 68 acres of the Norristown State Hospital highlighted the magnitude of big development projects in the works throughout the Municipality of Norristown.

Current and past members of Norristown Municipal Council, municipal offic...

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