Tinicum Township Police Department

  • Agency: Tinicum Township Police Department
  • Address: 235 Putcan Avenue, Essington, 19029 PA
  • Chief: Walter G Fife Jr (Officer in Charge)
Phone: 610-521-3830
Fax: 610-521-4009
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Tinicum Township Police Department is located at 235 Putcan Avenue, Essington, 19029 PA. The Officer in Charge of the department is Walter G Fife Jr. The Tinicum Township Police Department phone number is 610-521-3830.

Tinicum Township Police Department News

Found keys at 3rd and Lagrange. Please contact the department if you are missing a set. *** Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

SCAM ALERT Tinicum Township residence received a call from a person claiming to be from Publisher Clearing House. They told the person they had won the Publisher Clearing House Sweepstakes and in order to receive their prize they needed to send a cashier’s check to a residence in Indiana. If you receive any such call, just hang up and do not provide any personal information. *** Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

***UPDATE Owner was found. Thank you for your help. Found dog in the area of Saude and Seneca near the Manor Field ., if anyone has any information please contact the Tinicum Township Police Department 610-521-3830 or 911. *** Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

*** Update owner found and returned home safely Found dog in the area of 3rd and Seminole St. if anyone has any information please contact the Tinicum Township Police Department 610-521-3830 or 911. Dog will be going out to the Brandywine SPCA 1212 Phoenixville Pike West Chester PA 19380. Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

Found dog in the area of 400 S Governor Printz Blvd. Lester ., if anyone has any information please contact the Tinicum Township Police Department 610-521-3830 or 911. Dog will be going out to the Brandywine SPCA 1212 Phoenixville Pike West Chester PA 19380. Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

NO COMMENTING BUT FEEL FREE TO SHARE THE POST!! Tinicum Township Police are attempting to identify both black males located in the attached photograph. One male is later involved in an assault inside Turk’s Tavern.

**Please no commenting. Feel free to share the post.** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 5, 2017 Aqua Pennsylvania to Close 4th Avenue Next Week for Utility Improvements in Tinicum Township, Delaware County King of Prussia, PA – Aqua Pennsylvania is scheduled to close 4th Avenue between 2nd Street and Route 291 (South Governor Printz Boulevard) in Tinicum Township, Delaware County, on Monday, July 10, through Friday, July 14, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, for water main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. During construction, 4th Avenue motorists will be detoured over 2nd Street, Route 291 (Governor Printz Boulevard) and Route 420 (Wanamaker Avenue). Local access will be maintained up to the construction zone. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling near the work area because slowdowns will occur during construction. All scheduled activities are weather dependent. Aqua Pennsylvania will complete this project under a PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit. For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov. A list of weekly road restrictions and PennDOT maintenance operations in the five-county Philadelphia region is available by visiting the District 6 Traffic Bulletin at www.penndot.gov/District6. Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 825 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website. For more PennDOT information, visit www.penndot.gov. Follow local PennDOT information on Twitter at www.twitter.com/511PAPhilly, and follow the department on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennsylvaniadepartmentoftransportation and Instagram at www.instagram.com/pennsylvaniadot. MEDIA CONTACT: Chelsea Lacey-Mabe, 610-205-6799

2nd Street and Governor Printz Closure Please no commenting. Feel free to share the post.

Tinicum Island Road Closure Please no commenting. Feel free to share the post.

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Please come out this Sunday and support the Delaware County Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation's Spring Vendor Fair at Rose Tree Park! Please share and invite your friends! https://www.facebook.com/events/109956749522390/

PLEASE NO COMMENTING BUT FEEL FREE TO SHARE THE POST. On 5/7/17 a female victim reported that she had an unauthorized transaction on her bank account. The transaction was made at the Eddystone Wal-Mart in the amount of $1,497.10. The victim is a resident of Tinicum Twp. Another transaction as attempted on her account by the same male at the Glenolden Wal-Mart. The actor was wearing a gray and blue sweat jacket and a blue Phillies baseball hat. Anyone who can identified the male actor is asked to contact me. Lt. Joseph Pretti Eddystone Police Dept. 1300 E. 12th St. Eddystone, PA 19022 Ph.# 610-874-9325, ext.# 278

**Please no commenting but feel free to share the post.** Tinicum Township police are investigating a theft of a carton of cigarettes that occurred yesterday. Attached is a photograph of suspect. He fled in a black suv, possibly a Jeep Cherokee or similar model. Witness stated the tag on the vehicle was JSD1586, this appears to be a dead tag. Norwood Police are also investigating same suspect for a theft of a carton of cigarettes.

Found turtle in the area of Seneca Street., if anyone has any information please contact the Tinicum Township Police Department at 610-521-3830 or 911. Please no comments but feel free to share the post.

If you recognize or own this bike please contact us 610-521-3830. This will only be held for 30 days. Please no commenting but feel free to share the post.

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If you recognize or own this bike please contact us 610-521-3830. This will only be held for 30 days. Please no commenting but feel free to share the post.

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Tinicum Township Police are investigating two incidents of loitering and prowling at night on the 300 block of Bartram. On 02/23/2017 between 0320 hours and 0345 hours two female residents reported a person peering into rear windows of their residences. One of incidents the person was seen on a second floor rear deck. Suspect was reported to be wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt. Residents are urged to keep door and windows locked, and to immediately call 911 if they see anything suspicious.

***Please no commenting but feel free to share.*** Michael L. Burns III, 68, of Tinicum Township, PA, passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in his home in Lester, PA from complications related to multiple myeloma. He leaves his wife, Sue Burns (nee Betsch); son Michael, husband of Jill (nee Cantor), of Ardmore; two grandchildren: Rose and Maggie; and a brother: Robert, husband of Ethel (nee Campbell), of Lester. Mike was preceded in death by his wife Rosanne Burns (nee Turiocy); and his parents, Michael L. and Sophie Burns (nee Chimeleski). Mike was born in Ashland, PA, and attended both Ridley Park High School and Interboro, where he played football and threw shotput. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served on the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt Midway-class aircraft carrier during Vietnam. The ship’s nickname is shared with his first-born grandchild: “Rosie.” He was honorably discharged. Following service, Mike graduated from Widener University. He then served as a police officer for 30 years with the Tinicum Township Police Department and retired as Sergeant. Mike also served as a volunteer fireman in Tinicum Township. Following retirement from the police force, Mike was the Security Specialist for the Rotorcraft Division of Boeing in Ridley Park, PA. He was also the inventor of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,347,539, 8,544,200, and 8,667,725, issued for “Trigger Guard for Loading and Unloading A Weapon.” Mike was a member of St. Margaret Mary Church, St. Gabriel Church, and the Knights of Columbus. Mike enjoyed spending time with family at his home in Cape May, NJ, and walking along the beach of the Delaware bay. He was also a fan of the Philadelphia sports teams. Mike's viewing will be held on Friday, January 27, from 6pm to 9pm, and again on Saturday, January 28, from 8:30am to 9:30am, at Cavanagh Funeral Home in Norwood, PA. A funeral mass will be held at St. Margaret Mary Church in Essington, PA on Saturday, January 28 at 10am, followed by a burial at SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Springfield, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Autism Speaks, online at www.autismspeaks.org, or by mail to Autism Speaks, ATTN Web Gift, 1060 State Road, 2nd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540.

Any residents suffer a power outage they should call PECO. If a person comes to your residence and claims they are from PECO and they need to enter your residence, this may be an attempt to enter your residence to commit a burglary. There is no reason why PECO needs to enter your residence. If any type of a utility worker insist to come into your residence to check your electrical service and or water service, call 911 and wait for the police to arrive. Do not let them inside your residence!

Tinicum Township Police are investigating egging that occurred in the area of 200, 300 and 500 blocks of Saude Ave. in Essington. 2 actors were seen driving a dark colored pickup truck on the 4th of January after 10:00pm . Anyone who has any information please contact the Tinicum Township Police by calling 911 or 610-521-3830. Please no comments!!!