Over 100 graduates from the Watertown Police Department Citizens’ Police Academy attended the first of several alumni classes. The Academy began in 1996 and has seen 24 classes graduate over 340 students. These classes are being held in the Watertown Savings Bank Meeting Room of the Watertown Free Public Library. Chief Deveau addressing the alumni […]
The Watertown Police will again participate in the state-wide Click-It or Ticket mobilization that starts on May 14th and continues through June 4th. During these dates the Police Department will deploy additional personnel to high volume traffic areas where motorists who are not wearing seat belts AND who commit a traffic infraction will be stopped […]
Two members of the Watertown Police Department were inducted into the Watertown High School Athletic Hall of Fame at the 2008 induction banquet held Friday May 9, 2008. The officers inducted are: Tom Dicker, class of 1996, All Scholastic Football Linebacker and Patricia Grady, class of 1992, All Scholastic Field Hockey Player.
Watertown Police arrested aÂ 19 year old Watertown resident for the recent car breaks over the past week. Detectives are still working on the case. Police still remind residents to lock their car doors and do not keep anything of value inside of their vehicles.
The Watertown Police Department is pleased to welcome four new members. Recruits Kenneth Dinjian, Emily Doss, John Watts and Michael D’Amico start the Police Academy on Monday May 19, 2008. They will be attending the Lowell Police Academy over the next 20 weeks.
The bids for the new Watertown Police Station were opened yesterday (May 7, 2008). The apparent low bid for the building construction came in a nearly $1.5 million below estimate. This construction will include some of the latest in “green” technology including a geothermal heating/cooling system. The Town Council is expected to vote on project […]
There have been a large number of break-ins and thefts involving motor vehicles in Watertown over the past several days. Many of the vehicles that were broken into were left unlocked and most have occurred during the overnight hours. The police department is currently investigating these incidents but we urge you to lock your vehicles, […]
The Watertown Police Thursday Night 5K fun run returns May 8th. This free event is open to runners and walkers of all ages. Please meet at the dock in Watertown Square, the event begins promptly at 7PM.
Another alert citizen witnessing suspicious activity called the Watertown Police in a timely fashion. On Friday May 2, 2008 at approximately 1236 hours an alert resident of Franklin Street reported a suspicious person on the street. This suspicious person was seen ringing the doorbell to a house and after getting no answer this person then […]
At approximately 1212 hours on Thursday May 1, 2008 an alert Patten Street resident notified Watertown Police of suspicious activity. This alert citizen had observed two individuals walking down the street, a short time later these same two individuals were observed walking on the street again but this time they were carry bags. They threw […]