Newtown Police Chief Hearing Postponed

The public hearing for Newtown Township Police Chief Dennis Anderson has been postponed indefinitely.

NEWTOWN SQUARE–According to Manager Mike Trio, the previously rescheduled hearing on July 24th for Chief Dennis Anderson has been postponed indefinitely.

According to Trio, on Monday, a new date has not yet been scheduled for the hearing.

Anderson's. The officials were unable to go into detail or talk much about Anderson's current situation–if he was suspended or not–Catania previously noted that Anderson had requested the hearing be public.

Catania previously confirmed that Anderson is currently still employed as the police chief of Newtown Township and he is on the payroll.

HONESTLY July 24, 2012 at 06:41 PM
exactly what is going on with the Chief, i can honestly say, i hope nothing is wrong and i hope he stays, because i had a scary situation one week and Seargent McNeil and Chief Anderson went above and beyond when i walked into the station and they didn't even know me, just that i was new to the Township....... I hope it all works out... i would like to know what is going on and if we the public can help...
david jordon July 24, 2012 at 09:15 PM
"The facts". It seems very strange that you accuse me to be a.k.a. Yet you name yourself "The facts". My name is what it is and that's why I signed it. You obviously are another story. By the way, no beef, just what was explained to me after speaking with officers of the department. Its time for him to go.
Local Resident July 24, 2012 at 09:38 PM
That's the problem, no one knows what is going on. Why suddenly is the public hearing for the Chief cancelled? Because there is no reason to suspend the Chief, if there was believe me, it would be on the front page of the paper. You are not alone is seeing that Chief Anderson genuinely cared for this township and its citizens. A choice few want Chief Anderson out and because of that, this township will loose one of our finest assets.
david jordon July 24, 2012 at 10:18 PM
Nobody knows what's going on because it's apparently a personnel issue and can't be spoken about Maybe it was cancelled at his request? And it doesn't appear as if it's a "few choice" since NONE of the officers have come to his aide which is extremely rare in this type of case.
Local Resident July 25, 2012 at 02:34 AM
Have any of the officers come out against the Chief? If so, Mr. Jordan, point me in that direction and give me the names. Nice try but no go.


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