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 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 […]
The Winter Parking Ban is an effect. Vehicles parked on the street between 1 and 7 AM are subject to fines. Any vehicles parked on the street during a snow emergency may be fined and towed.
After a lengthy drug investigation, Inaldo Oquendo, 20 and Timothy Loftman, 31 of Winchester were arrested by Winchester Police. A search warrant was executed on the men’s Cambridge Street home where a significant amount of heroin, crack cocaine and marijuana were confiscated. The men are being charged with Possession of Class A, B and D […]
Winchester Police, with assistance from Everett Police, arrested Emir Ikanovic of Everett and charged him with Breaking and Entering into a home on Surrey Road. The arrest was aided by anonymous tips received by the public after the story was aired on WHDH 7 News.
We are requesting assistance identifying this person. A home security system captured his image during a daytime break into a home in Winchester. If you know this person, please contact us at 781-729-1212. Reference case number 255798. Any information provided will remain anonymous. Click on the post title for a larger image. Updated: http://www.winchesterpd.org/?p=975
Winchester Police arrested Justin Guilbault of New Hampshire for Larceny over $250. Guilbault was arrested early Friday morning during Winchester Police Department’s second night of surveillance at a business on Lowell Ave. The business owner had previously been victim of larceny when 97 steel construction plates had been stolen. The plates weigh approximately 120 pounds and […]
Over the past few days, several residents have had their cars entered overnight and have had property stolen. The majority of those vehicles have been left unlocked. We continue to urge residents to lock their car doors and remove valuables such as laptops, cameras and even GPS units from them when parked overnight. If you […]