ACTON — Acton Police Chief Richard Burrows had no desire to be a cop when he was studying Management Information Systems at UMass Lowell in the early 1980s, but when a friend told him about a good paying job directing traffic in his hometown of Tyngsborough, Burrows gave it a try.
LIVE MAP: Follow Santa Through Merrimac Starting at 3:30
Click here for the LIVE Santa map! The link goes live at 1 p.m. Follow along TODAY starting at 3:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve when Santa will begin and end his tour of Merrimac, starting at the Fire Station, 16 East Main St. A list of the streets that Santa will visit can be found here […]
Easton Fire and Police Assisting Residents Who May Need Shelter
EASTON — Fire Chief Justin Alexander and Police Chief Keith Boone report that the Easton Fire and Police Departments are standing by to assist any residents who may become displaced due to long-duration power outages in town. As of 7:30 p.m., National Grid reports approximately 100 power outages in Easton, but restoration is not expected […]
Swansea Police Arrest Man on Child Rape, Drug and Firearms Charges
SWANSEA — Chief Marc Haslam reports that the Swansea Police Department arrested a Swansea man on child rape, drug and firearms charges as a result of an investigation and search warrant execution.
Winthrop Police Department Mourns Passing of Retired Chief Michael McManus
WINTHROP — Chief Terence M. Delehanty reports with a heavy heart that retired Police Chief Michael McManus passed away on Thursday morning at age 80.
Community, Law Enforcement Partners Thank Retiring Concord Police Chief Joseph O’Connor After 36-Year Career in Law Enforcement
CONCORD – Members of the community and public safety officials gathered to thank retiring Police Chief Joseph O’Connor on Thursday, and wish him well following 36 years in law enforcement and eight years leading the Concord Police Department.
Driver in Stow Charged with Operating Under the Influence after Vehicle Crashes into House
STOW — Police Chief Chief Michael Sallese and Fire Chief John P. Benoit report that the Stow Police and Fire Departments and several mutual aid agencies responded after a vehicle drove through the corner of a multi-unit dwelling late Thursday evening. Stow Police and Fire responded at 10:15 p.m. to 6 Hastings Road for a […]
FOLLOW LIVE: Merrimac Police, Fire and Santa Committee to Hold Annual Christmas Eve Santa Ride
MERRIMAC – Police Chief Eric M. Shears and Fire Chief Larry S. Fisher and the Merrimac Santa Committee are extraordinarily pleased to share with the community that the Merrimac public safety officials will once again escort Santa Claus as he makes his way through town on Christmas Eve with with every family a very Merry […]
*PHOTOS* Tewksbury Police Give Out Gift Cards Instead of Citations for Minor Motor Vehicle Infractions During Holiday Season
TEWKSBURY — Chief Ryan M. Columbus is pleased to report that the Tewksbury Police Department spread cheer — as well as important reminders about safe driving — this holiday season by giving out gift cards in place of citations for minor motor vehicle infractions. This is the second year that Tewksbury Police have provided gift […]
Ipswich Police Department Receives Comfort Bag Donations from Local Girl Scout Junior Troop
IPSWICH – Chief Paul Nikas and the Ipswich Police Department are pleased to announce that they recently received a generous donation of 24 comfort bags from the Ipswich Girl Scout Junior Troop 82323. Police will give comfort bags, which include a stuffed animal, a coloring book, and markers, to children they encounter who are involved in […]