The Winter Parking Ban is an effect. Vehicles parked on the street between 1:00 AM and 7:00 AM are subject to fines. Any vehicles parked on the street during a snow emergency may be fined and towed.
The Winchester Police Department is urging voters to Vote NO on Question 3 this November. For more information, visit http://mavotenoonquestion3.com/ The Commonwealth will be voting on Question 3 in November. If passed, Question 3 would set up an extensive system of marijuana storefronts in our state, allow people to grow marijuana in their homes and apartments, and […]
Due to an large number of bicycle thefts around Winchester center and the train stations, the Winchester Police Department took a proactive approach to the problem. Over the course of three days, a bicycle owned by the department was placed in several locations in and around the center for a couple of hours a day. […]
The Town of Winchester is accepting applications for a Temporary position of Civilian Dispatcher. Click on this post’s title for a link to more information. Civilian Dispatcher
Stephen Sean Sullivan of Arlington was identified and charged with B&E for an April Break into a home on Bacon Street.
Chief Albertelli is pleased to announce that a team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission is scheduled to arrive on Monday June 18, 2012, to begin examining various aspects of the Winchester Police Department’s policies and procedures, operations and facilities. Verification by the Assessment Team that the Department meets the Commission’s standards is part of a voluntary process to gain […]
Winchester resident and photographer, Amber Bruski has donated her time to support the Winchester Police K-9 Support Fund. Amber will be available for photo sessions on May 26th and June 30th with the proceeds being donated to the K-9 Support fund. The K-9 Support Fund is used to assist funding the expenses involved in caring […]
The Winchester Police are looking for your help identifying this female. She is wanted for questioning after attempting to use several credit/debit cards that had been stolen from vehicles in Winchester and other local towns. If you can identify this woman, please contact Winchester Police at 781-729-1214. Any information provided will remain anonymous. Click on […]
The Winchester Police charged 28 year-old Michael Grande of Medford with the February 7th bank robbery of Sovereign Bank. Grande was being held at Cambridge Jail on unrelated charges when the investigation led to him as the suspect. Grande was seen on the bank’s security cameras but the quality was poor so the footage […]
On 2/29, Winchester Police arrested 24 year old nanny, Megan Robinson of N. Billerica for larceny. Robinson was hired by a Winchester family who reported that she had been stealing money from the home. After discovering missing cash, the family used a “nanny cam” to monitor the home and caught Robinson in the act.
Click on the post title A Look Back, above to see three photographs of Winchester Police from the last century. The first is a photo of the department from 1930. The second and third photos are of the police ambulance in 1940 and 1949. There was a time when the police department ran the ambulance prior […]