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Souderton Borough Council approved the purchases of one new patrol vehicle and one used patrol vehicle to replace two aged vehicles.

All drivers must now be alert to the new four-way stop at the intersection of Broad Street and Sandy Ridge Road in Doylestown Township.

Solebury Police Chief Dominick Bellizzie this month issued Commendations of Merit to three officers who came to the aid of a woman who was threatening to jump off the Lumberville Foot Bridge into the Delaware River on New Year’s Day.

I read a recent notice that area police departments will be targeting aggressive driving behaviors during April. I live in the Borough of Doylestown and I suggest, why stop in April?

Doylestown Township’s supervisors have unanimously approved the promotion of Lt. Charles Zeigler to Chief of Police. The change won’t take effect until October, when current police Chief Dean Logan retires.

An elderly woman died Monday in an early morning house fire in the Newtown Grant section of Newtown Township, said police. The woman’s name has not been released since family members were still …

An elderly woman died Monday in an early morning house fire in the Newtown Grant section of Newtown Township, said police.The woman was identified as Loretta Catozzi, 77. Police reported on the …

A Churchville man has been arrested and charged with stabbing to death his former girlfriend at her Lower Makefield home Friday afternoon.

New Hope Eagle Fire Co. embarked on a new chapter in its 200-year history this week as Gary Breuer became its first paid chief. Eagle Fire Company provides critical fire protection, vehicle rescue, …

Nine years ago, Springfield Township Police Department had more job candidates than it could handle, with 10 making the shortlist for a vacant position. This year, just seven have applied for the current vacancy.

From its 1974 origins as Women Organized Against Rape, to today’s Network of Victim Assistance, the nonprofit has spent the past five decades supporting and empowering victims of violence in Bucks …

“I can’t think of a day when I didn’t really enjoy coming to work,” New Hope Borough Police Chief Michael Cummings told the Herald this week. Cummings, who’ll step down this month after 15 …

Bucks County has restored “core functionality” of its computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system, officials said Tuesday night.

Bucks County target of ransomware attack

The investigation into a cybersecurity breach last week that disrupted the Bucks County Emergency Communications Department’s computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system is continuing, officials said.

While seeking expansion of its police department’s popular community relations program through a proposed partnership with Perkasie, Bedminster has promoted two corporals to the rank of …

What happens if you call 911 for an ambulance and no one responds? This may become a real scenario due to the severe EMS (Emergency Medical Services) crisis that is occurring across the United States. …

The beginning of each new year brings something exciting for every person — whether it’s a life milestone such as a wedding or maybe a relaxing vacation. For the Fraternal Order of Police …

Richland Township this month responded to complaints from residents about a potential safety hazard on a local road it controls, and congestion on a state road that it does not. It has invested in …

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, the sun shone brightly. Little did we know that this beautiful day would end as the second bloodiest on American soil in history. The dust had hardly settled when …

The threat is real: Reauthorize FISA Section 702

With the terrorist threat to our homeland at the highest it has been in over a decade, the question of whether to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) is quite …

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