FALLS TOWNSHIP POLICE HIRES FIVE NEW OFFICERS

Falls Township Police has hired five new Officers, three of which were sworn in at the start of the Township Meeting this evening by Judge Vislosky.  The following are the newest members of our Department:

Officer Daniel Matkowski:  Badge #123

Daniel was born in Philadelphia County and graduated Central High School in Brooksville, Florida in 2009.  He joined the United States Marie Corp in 2010 and graduated from Temple University with a business degree in 2019.  Daniel is currently a cadet at the Temple University Police Academy and is graduating in March, 2020

Officer Michael Collins:    Badge #124

Michael was born and raised in Montgomery County and graduated from Abington High School in 2012.  He graduated from Penn State, Abington with a degree in Administration of Justice.  He currently holds the rank of First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army and is the executive officer at the U.S. Army recruiting station in the Pittsburgh, PA area.  He will be attending Temple University Police Academy in the Spring, 2020

Officer Matthew Shannon:  Badge #125

Matthew grew up in Montgomery County and graduated from Upper Merion Area High School.  He attended West Chester University and graduated from Montgomery County Community College Police Academy in 2015.   He has worked as a police officer at the East Norriton Township Police Department since 2016.

Officer Robert Goodwin:    Badge #126

Robert grew up in Bucks County and graduated Bensalem High School in 2014.  He graduated from Penn State Abington with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.  Robert graduated the Philadelphia Police Academy in 2019 and has been employed as a Philadelphia Police Officer since September 2019.

Officer Michael Mraw:   Badge #127

Michael grew up in Hamilton, NJ.   He graduated from James Madison University with a bachelor’s degree and is currently enrolled in a master’s program.   Michael served in the Army National Guard and attained the rank of First Lieutenant.   Michael has been employed for the last 4 ½ years as a police officer in Hollywood, Florida.


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