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
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

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No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

December 10, 2020

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