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Posted on: April 4, 2019

SRO Britton Attends Youth Prevention Training

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School Resource Officer Julie Britton recently attended two youth specific training courses that will assist in educating students about substance abuse and responding to mental health issues within the school setting.

Officer Britton was certified to tea...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Newton Police Department to Hire Second School Resource Officer

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The Newton City Council and Newton Community School District unanimously approved the addition of a 2nd school resource officer to serve primarily at the new middle school.

The City and NCSD have had an agreement for a full-time SRO to serve in the school...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Annual Police Activity Report

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The Newton Police Department’s calls for service reported incidents and the overall crime rate for 2018 was relatively unchanged from 2017. Calls for service increased by only 2% and total incidents reported increased by only 1.5%. 

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