Northampton Press

Monday, February 18, 2019
PRESS PHOTO BY AL RECKERNorthampton Police Chief Ron Morey and Fire Chief Keith Knoblach check out the Knox Box entry system at Northampton Area Public Library. Knoblach holds the key that opens the Knox Box, which has the keys inside for police and firefighters to gain access to the building in the event of a fire or other emergency. Morey said the system could save lives or minimize damage

Knox Box systems required

By AL RECKER in Local News

Northampton Borough has recently learned most properties required to have a Knox Box system are not compliant with council legislation adopted in November 2014. Knox Boxes allow firefighters and police personnel immediate access if an emergency...