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 […]
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 […]
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