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Chief Michael P. Murphy
150 Park Street
North Reading, MA 01864
(978) 664-3131
(978) 664-3170 fax


This is a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle assigned to the Traffic Division. Officers who ride it are specially trained in its operation.

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 Historical Photos

old crime scene

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Officer DiFraia with a Tablet
Officer DiFraia holding a tablet pc in front of Car 18

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 Station Tour

Sallyport 1 Gun Locker
When an officer makes an arrest and they transport the prisoner back to the station, they backup their cruiser into this secured sally port. Before the prisoner is taken out of the cruiser, the officer secures their firearm.

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 Patches and Badges

NRPD Right Shoulder Patch pre-1994
Prior to 1994, NRPD officers wore a NRPD shoulder patch on their left side and this US flag patch on their right. In 1994 the flag was incorporated into the badge and two NRPD shoulder patches are now worn on each sleeve.

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