Due to a motor vehicle accident at 8:27 am on June 21, 2021, involving downed powerlines West Trindle Road in Middlesex Township will be closed between the intersections of S. Middlesex Road and Army Heritatge Drive. The closure is to last and estimated 5-6 hours.
There have been some social media posts and rumors surrounding the incident that occurred at Target Neshaminy yesterday involving a child in a shopping cart. Bensalem Police have thoroughly investigated this incident and spoken to all parties involved.
Our investigation has definitively concluded that this was NOT a kidnapping or abduction attempt.
The person involved in this incident has an intellectual disability. He had no criminal intent when he removed the child from the cart.
On June 10th, 2021 Doylestown Township Police recovered a found bicycle in the area of State Street and New Britain Road. The bicycle is a customized yellow Redline bicycle. To claim it, please contact the Doylestown Township Police Department at (215) 348-4201 and reference case number 21-003843.
***Update*** Sadly, the Middletown Police has learned that one of the two dogs injured in this morning's incident, has since died. The other dog is expected to survive, though injured. The owner of the Pitbull which was caught this morning has been located. The two remaining dogs (both believed to be Pitbull or Pitbull mixes), have yet to be located. Due to the thorough search done by officers this morning, along with the lack of sightings (none to be exact) from residents, it the Middletown Police's belief that the remaining dogs are no l
The NLCRPD has issued a public posting of the new agency Use of Force Policy Written Directive on the agency web page. It is located in the text of a recent post and is also provided in the policy section drop down tab.
Northbound Rt. 1, in the area of N. Oxford Valley Rd, police are advising traffic is backed up due to an accident. Please use caution and allow time for travel driving this direction. Please adhere to the Move Over Law. Lane may be blocked.