MATAMORAS - The Eastern Pike Regional Police Department has announced the promotion of Officer Chelsea Abbadessa to the rank of Corporal.  Cpl. Abbadessa’s official promotion took place Monday June 15, 2017 at the Police Commission’s regular monthly meeting.

Corporal Abbadessa is a five year veteran of the department.  She is a life-time resident of the area. Cpl. Abbadessa graduated high school from Delaware Valley High School. She graduated with a Bachelor Degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Cum Laude.

Cpl. Abbadessa is a volunteer firefighter with the Westfall Fire Department and assists the department in many community service functions, including child fingerprinting and Bicycle safety initiatives.

Chief Chad Stewart offers his sincere congratulations to Cpl. Abbadessa and wishes her well in her new rank.