Pedestrian Struck

Today at approximately 3:40PM a female, juvenile pedestrian was struck crossing Susquehanna Road at Hall Avenue. She was transported to Abington Jefferson Hospital where she is being treated for non life threatening injuries. This incident is currently under investigation by the Abington Township Police Department.
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Police Activity in the Roslyn Section of Abington Township

Community News
On February 22, 2020, at approximately 9:00 AM, Abington Police responded to a report of a dog attacking a deer at the intersection of Bradfield Road and Susquehanna Road, in the Roslyn Section of Abington Township.  Upon arrival, the dog was found suffering from a gunshot wound.   Witnesses advised Police that the dog was shot…
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Chief Molloy Responds to Divisive Comments in an Effort to Bring our Diverse Community Back Together and Promote the “Abington Way”   

Peace Officers all over this country take an oath to protect and serve with honor and integrity, and they are certainly not routinely shooting people. Officers are human beings, who are imperfect, and sometimes make mistakes, especially when having to make a life or death, split-second decision.  During such confrontations in which officers use deadly…
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Police Activity at McKinley Elementary School

This afternoon, at approximately 3PM, a McKinley Elementary School student saw a male, with a backpack, walk in a back door to the school without his credentials prominently displayed. The student immediate notified a teacher and the school was placed on lockdown. Abington Officers were on scene. School Officials along with Abington Police immediately confirmed…
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Officer Joseph Marrero Appointed As New School Resource Officer

Community News
Congratulations Officer Joseph Marrero on your appointment to the position of School Resource Officer at the Abington Junior High School. Joe joined the Abington Township Police Department in 2016 after serving for eight years in the Philadelphia Police Department.  While in Philadelphia, Joe received numerous awards and commendations for his outstanding service and commitment to…
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