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Abington Township Police Department Declares a Snow Emergency

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Abington Township Police Department Declares a Snow Emergency Abington Township Code 156.39  authorizes the Chief of Police to declare a SNOW EMERGENCY when snowfall exceeds two inches or, in the Chief’s discretion where conditions warrant such a declaration to combat the hazards of snow and ice on the highways. The Abington Township Police Chief, Patrick…
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Press Release Three Suspects Arrested After Attempted Carjacking

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January 15, 2022 Press Release    Three Suspects Arrested After Attempted Carjacking   On January 14, 2022, at 4:23 pm an attempted carjacking occurred in the parking lot outside the second level of the Bloomingdale’s store located at the Willow Grove Park Mall. The victim had just parked her car when she was confronted by…
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Press Release – Point of Gun Robbery UPDATE

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January 13, 2022 Press Release Point of Gun Robbery *Update* On January 13, 2022 at 1:14 pm a point of gun robbery occurred in the 1900 block of Easton Rd in the Willow Grove section of Abington Township.  The victim had just withdrawn money from an ATM when a suspect, armed with a handgun, approached…
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Press Release – Armed Robbery

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December 13, 2021  Press Release Armed Robbery On December 13, 2021 at 10:02 PM, Abington Police responded to the 3000 block of Mt. Carmel Avenue for a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred.  The victim told officers that he had been approached from behind while putting gasoline in his vehicle and told…
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Press Release – Invasion of Privacy Update

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October 26, 2021   Press Release – Update Case # 21-029563 On August 29, 2021, Abington Police took the report for an invasion of privacy incident that took place at the Willow Grove Park Mall.  A young female patron had been trying on clothes in a fitting room when she noticed someone trying to film…
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