School Resource Officer


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In 2015 Officer Joshua Wallace was selected as the Northampton Police Department's full-time School Resource Officer.  

He is primarily assigned to Northampton High School and John F. Kennedy Middle School but provides services to other schools in the community as well.  His regular work hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm.  

He has specialized training in working in schools, crisis intervention, and responding to calls that involve people who have mental health issues.

Pictured with Officer Wallace is Douglas, the comfort dog!

Officer Wallace may be contacted at Northampton High School at 587-1344, extension 3307, or at






NPD: Located at 29 Center Street, Northampton MA 01060 | Emergencies: 911 | Business Line: 413-587-1100 | Fax: 413-587-1137