GROVELAND – Chief Jeffrey Gillen is pleased to announce that the Groveland Police Department has achieved State Certification from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission (MPAC). The department was officially awarded certification on Sept. 23, and it remains in effect for three years. “Certification is a reflection of the standards that our entire department holds itself […]
The Groveland, Merrimac, West Newbury, Newburyport, and Amesbury Police Departments would like to share basic safety tips as Halloween approaches to help keep kids safe as they head out trick-or-treating and celebrate the holiday. All five communities will hold trick-or-treating on Sunday, Oct. 31, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Police urge all families to […]
Chief Jeffrey T. Gillen and the Groveland Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who was spotted trespassing on private property last week. On the morning of Friday, Sept. 3, a homeowner saw a man walking through their yard on Byfield Road. The man was carrying a shotgun and was wearing […]
WEST NEWBURY — With the start of the school year underway, the police and fire departments that serve the Pentucket Regional School District communities would like to offer students, parents and motorists several important safety tips ahead of students returning to school. Students returned to school Monday, Aug 30. Groveland, Merrimac, and West Newbury Police […]
WEST NEWBURY — With school out and the summer season in full swing, Groveland Fire Chief Robert Valentine, Groveland Police Chief Jeffrey Gillen, Merrimac Fire Chief Larry Fisher, Merrimac Police Chief Eric Shears, West Newbury Fire Chief Michael Dwyer, Police Chief Jeffrey Durand and Pentucket Superintendent Dr. Justin Bartholomew wish to share safe driving tips […]
NEWBURYPORT — The Lower Merrimack Valley Collaborative is pleased to share that after six months in operation, staff administered nearly 30,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccines to area residents.
GROVELAND — Chief Jeffrey Gillen and Town Clerk Beth Cunniff wish to remind the community of expectations and requirements for dog owners in town.
The Town of Groveland wishes to invite residents on behalf of A.W. Chesterton to a vaccine clinic in early June. The clinic will be held at A.W. Chesterton, 860 Salem St., on Monday, June 7, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The clinic is open to anyone 18 and over, and will provide the one-dose […]
GROVELAND — Chief Jeffrey Gillen reports that the Groveland Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a theft that occurred over the weekend.