The Watertown Police Department will be holding a four week program for graduates of the Watertown Police Citizen Police Academy. The classes will be held at 6:30 PM on the following dates: Wednesday May 14 Monday May 19 Wednesday May 28 Wednesday June 4 Topics will include updates on the new Police station, current programs, […]
The Watertown Youth Coalition will be sponsoring an informational parent workshop “Understanding Social Host Liability.” Presenters will include representatives from the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office, Watertown Police Department, attorney Richard Campbell and the Watertown Youth Coalition. This event is scheduled for Wednesday May 21, 2008 6 :30 PM to 8:30 PM and will be […]
Motorists using roads entering and leaving Watertown Square are likely to see a “significant” Police presence during the rush hour traffic periods. The Traffic Division will be scheduling additional patrols in the area of Watertown Square to alleviate some of the traffic congestion caused by gridlock and red light violations. Many drivers are unaware that […]
On Saturday April 26, 2008 police made two arrests in connection with the bank robbery at Watertown Savings Bank, 739 Main Street, on Friday April 25th. Watertown Police Detectives reviewed the surveillance photos and were able to identify the suspect as former Watertown resident Christopher Grace. Police discovered that Grace had an outstanding warrant for […]
On Friday April 25th at approximately 2 pm a robbery was reported at the Watertown Savings Bank at 739 Main St. Suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s. He was described as being approximately 5-10, 160 lbs, with short dark hair, wearing a black T-shirt and pants. A note was passed and […]
Click on the picture to see more of Lieutenant McElroy’s last roll call.
The Watertown Police Department is offering R.A.D. Systems defense classes for women. The class meets two nights a week over a two-week period from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., April 28, 29 and 30, and May 5, at the Tufts Health Building, 705 Mount Auburn St. Students interested in taking this course must commit to attending […]
Chief Edward P. Deveau has accepted the retirement of Lieutenant Robert J. McElroy. In his letter notifying the Chief of his pending retirement Lt. McElroy stated “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of Watertown as a member of the Watertown Police Dept. I will be forever grateful for having […]
On his way home from work on Tuesday April 15, 2008 Sergeant Joseph Deignan observed two males struggling with a heavy object on the DCR bike path near the Hartz-Mason building.Â He stopped and identified himself and questioned these men and requested additional assistance for other police units. As a result of his investigation along […]
The Thursday night 5K Fun Run returns beginning May 8, 2008. Meet at the dock in Watertown Square, the run begins promptly at 7PM. For further information check the web page.