Upper Providence Township is swearing in a New Police Chief at the Board of Supervisor's Meeting on Monday, May 17th. To view a live streaming of this ceremony, please visit the UPT Police Department Facebook page promptly at 6:45 p.m. EST. on Monday, May 17th, 2021.
May is National Bike Month. Look for our officers throughout the township, including the Schuylkill River Trail, Perkiomen Trail and our shopping centers. Sergeant Mulligan was on the Schuylkill River Trail this afternoon talking with trail users and handing out stickers to the kids. The Upper Providence Police promotes safe bicycle riding which includes wearing helmets by all users.
On Saturday May 8th, 2021 the Upper Providence Police assisted with traffic control for the Christ’s Church of the Valley 5k fun walk/run to celebrate and support the women in our community. The event saw a great turnout including men, women, children, and even a few furry friends!
Congratulations to Officer George Pelletier for graduating from the Philadelphia Highway Patrol Wheel School! Officer Pelletier graduated at the top of his class, scoring four perfect 100's during his practical exams! Well Done!!
Make sure you wave to Officer Pelletier when you see him out patrolling with the motor!!
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Congratulations to Officer Andrew Parkins who recently became a certified child passenger safety technician. This is a rigorous national certification which is governed by Safekids Worldwide and utilizes the American Academy of Pediatrics best practice recommendations for safe travel for children. Nearly 50% of all child restraints are misused in such a way that could reduce their effectiveness.
Congratulations to Sgt. Dan Mulligan and Sgt. Ryan Sheehan on successfully completing the FBI-LEEDA's Supervisor Leadership Institute, Command Leadership Institute and Executive Leadership Institute training courses; thus receiving the FBI-LEEDA Trilogy Award.
Officer Jacob Allen receives a commendation for his actions during a medical emergency in the early hours of March 19th, 2021.
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