Our phones are back up and running!  Remember, in the event of an emergency call 911. 

The phone lines at our headquarters, located at 1041 Wilmington Pike, are not currently operational. As always, in the event of an emergency we ask that you call 911. For non-emergencies where you need to speak with an officer we ask that you call Chester County Police Radio at 610-692-5100. An officer will either be dispatched to your location or they will call you by cell phone.  Thank you!!

Due to last nights storm E. Street Road (Rt. 926), between Westbourne Rd. and Shiloh Rd., is closed in both directions due to a tree down on wires.  The appropriate agencies have been notified to remedy the problem.  Once the roadway is open we will let everyone know. 

Due to the storm this evening trees are down and blocking Little Shiloh Road. This road is closed between Shiloh Road and Westtown Road. The downed trees are on PECO wires. WEGO PD and WGPD are awaiting a response from PECO and also Public Works.

Please be advised that southbound traffic on Wilmington Pike in shutdown. All traffic is being diverted off Wilmington Pike onto Cheyney Drive due to a large tree blocking the southbound lanes across from the Westtown Township Building. Police are awaiting PennDOT to clear the large tree from the roadway.


On Friday April 12, 2019 at approximately 11:15 am the Kennett Square Police Department was advised of a threatening message located at the Kennett High School.  The School Administration worked diligently with the Police Department and evacuated the students and staff from the building.  The building was cleared and found to be safe with the assistance of The Chester County Sheriff's Office, Upper Moreland PD and Septa Transit PD K9 units.  The incident remains under investigation.  

The KCSD provided the following message to parents:

Asplundh has informed us that they will be closing the following roads this week to take down a specific hazardous tree between 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM approximately.  

Thursday, September 20:  Tree is at intersection of Copeland & Clover Ridge.  They will close Copeland Road between Sunset Hollow and Conner Roads.  

The Department of Public Works will be closing High Street between Chestnut Street and Market Street starting Sunday, September 16th at 10 PM and hopefully reopening it by 6 AM on Monday morning.  Emergency repair to a sanitary sewer pipe in the middle of the intersection of High and Gay Streets is needed.  Gay Street will also be closed between Walnut and Church Streets.  

The following streets will be closed to thru traffic
from 7AM - 8PM:

East and West Gay Street from Matlack Street to New Street

West Market Street from High Street to New Street

50 block on NorthMatlack Street from Market Street to Gay Street

North Walnut Street from Market Street to Prescott Alley.

North High Street from Market Street to Chestnut Street

North Church Street from Market Street to Prescott Alley.

North Darlington Street from Market Street to Chestnut Street

Barnard Street Closed

Barnard Street between Matlack & Franklin Streets.