Chief of Police Edward Norton, Jr.

Chief of Police Edward Norton, Jr.

Jersey Shore Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, December 10, 1904

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Edward Norton, Jr.

Chief of Police Edward Norton suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after struggling with two juveniles who had been arrested for disorderly conduct.

The two juveniles violently struggled with Chief Norton and another officer as they were being placed in jail. Chief Norton collapsed and died a short time later.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

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Chief Norton,
On today, the 112th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Jersey Shore Borough.


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December 10, 2016

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