Aston Township Police Department will be selling "I Support Aston Police" pins. The pins cost $1.00 and ALL of the proceeds are being donated to Neighbors Helping Neighbors. The pins can be purchased at the Aston Police Department located at 5021 Pennell Road, also depending on availability they will be sold at Community Day on October 1, 2016.
Due to recent thefts from vehicles and homes, Aston police are advising residents to avoid keeping valuables in parked vehicles or to lock valuables in the trunk. The most common items stolen from vehicles are purses, wallets, and electronic equipment, like laptop computers and GPS units. Break-ins have occurred both day and night, often targeting unlocked cars or homes. As a precaution, residents should keep vehicle windows closed and doors locked, while the doors and windows of the house should be locked, as well. Whenever possible, park vehicles in a well-lit area, and keep the outside of your home illuminated. [...]