Police Department

The Police Department is staffed seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day. The Rockingham County Sheriff's Department dispatches the Police Department. All citizens reporting crimes in progress and other types of emergency calls are urged to utilize 9-1-1 to ensure the safest, timely response to these emergencies. Business calls or non-emergency calls should be called into (603) 964-8621 or (603) 679-2225.



Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Michael E. Maddocks, Chief of Police

O: (603) 964-2198; Fax: (603) 964-8831


Press Release

Attempted Burglary Reported in North Hampton

North Hampton (NH) – On April 4, 2017, at approximately 8:45pm, North Hampton Police responded to a residence on Elm Rd. for a report of a burglary in progress.  The residents of the property reported witnessing a male party attempting to gain access to their garage.  The reporting parties advised police that they had witnessed a dark, older model pickup truck (possibly Toyota or Chevrolet), parked in a parking lot across the street from their residence.  The reporting parties described two suspects - a tall, thin, male wearing a hooded sweatshirt and a shorter stocky suspect (unknown gender), wearing baggy shorts. 

            After attempting to gain access to the garage, the suspects fled in the vehicle towards Lafayette Rd.  Greenland and Rye Police assisted with this investigation.

Anyone with information on this crime or similar crimes can call the North Hampton Police Department at (603)964-2198 or make anonymous tips through the CrimeLine for the Hamptons.“CrimeLine for the Hamptons” serves the communities of Hampton, North Hampton, Hampton Falls and Seabrook, New Hampshire.

CrimeLine Tips can be email submitted at www.tipsubmit.com select Hamptons as the region or you can text the tip by texting the word “CRIMES” (274637) with the keyword Hamptons.

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Staff Contacts

Name Title
Michael Maddocks Police Chief
Steven Janvrin Deputy Chief
Jess Miehle Administrative Assistant
John Ventura Prosecutor
Joshua Stokel Sergeant
James Russell Sergeant
William Adams Detective
Asa Johnson Officer
James Mascioli Officer
Paul Yanakopulos Officer
Timon Aikawa Officer
Joshua Precourt Officer
Christopher Poppalardo Officer
Christopher Zelinski Officer