A mountain lion has been sighted in Winchester. A resident reported seeing a mountain lion in the Dunster Lane, Pepper Hill Drive neighborhood off of Ridge Street. Massachusetts Environmental Police responded and viewed the animal’s paw print and stated the tracks strongly resembled that of a mountain lion. Photos of the tracks were sent to Mass […]
The Winchester Police Department actively utilizes 5 officers who are specially trained motorcycle officers. During a regular motor shift, motor officers concentrate on traffic control and selective enforcement. They are also used during special situations such a funeral escorts and parades. One WPD motor officer is a member of the NEMLEC Motor Unit, which is a specialized unit composed of a group of highly trained group of officers from 21 jurisdictions.