At its Regular Meeting on February 8, 2016, Borough Council recognized Police Officer Michael Golden for exemplary service in execution of his duties.
On January 7, 2016, Officer Golden was on his commute to Eddystone when he witnessed a vehicle accident at the intersection of Wanamaker Avenue and Industrial Highway, Essington, PA. Officer Golden saw that the driver of the vehicle was in distress and appeared to be showing signs and symptoms of cardiac arrest. Officer Golden began immediately performing CPR to the fallen
subject and continued to render aid until Tinicum Township Emergency Medical Service personnel arrived. The subject was transported to the hospital where he was stabilized and has since made a full recovery.
Mayor Allen Reeves presented a Resolution thanking Officer Golden for taking this life-saving action.