News & Events
The Watertown Police Department is saddened to learn of the arrest of former police Sergeant Joseph Deignan. Sgt. Deignan retired from the Watertown Police Department after 32 years of service in February of 2012. This unfortunate incident demonstrates that police officers are not immune from the devastation of substance abuse. Every family, community and workplace […]
On 2/26/2013 at approximately 2133 hours, Officers were dispatched to the 311-315 Main St building for a fire. There was heavy black smoke coming from the building. Watertown Fire arrived on scene and began working the fire. The first box was struck at 2132 hours. The second alarm was called in at 2137 and a third alarm […]
The Watertown Police Department would like to thank the Watertown Community Foundation for awarding the department with a training grant. This grant will allow the WPD to train officers on mental health issues within the community and provide officers with the tools to help when encountering those incidents. The training will by Advocates and held […]
Superintendent of Public Works Gerald Mee has lifted the Emergency Parking Ban that was put in place for the weekend of 2-23-13. The all night parking ban is still in effect.