Melrose Police and Fire units are on scene after a car crashed into the East Boston Savings Bank on Main Street in Melrose. The crash has caused a gas leak, and units are working to secure the scene at this time. Motorists are strongly urged to AVOID 108 Main St. and the intersections of Main […]
Chief Lyle reports that a missing 16-year-old autistic boy who was reported missing at 7 a.m. Wednesday was located shortly before noontime. Melrose Police wish to express gratitude to everyone who assisted in the search.
WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Melrose Chief of Police Michael Lyle have announced that John Hughes, 70, of Melrose, was arraigned today in Middlesex Superior Court on larceny charges in connection with an alleged scheme to sell unused cemetery burial plots, owned by the City of Melrose, to unsuspecting buyers. Hughes was charged with five counts of larceny over $250 and receiving outside compensation by a municipal employee.
Chief Michael L. Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian that occurred early Saturday morning.
MELROSE – Chief Michael L. Lyle announces that the Melrose Police Department will take part in the national Click It or Ticket campaign to promote seat belt use through increased traffic enforcement.
MELROSE – Police Chief Michael L. Lyle and Superintendent Cyndy Taymore report that the Melrose Public Schools was one of many school districts around Massachusetts to receive an anonymous bomb threat this morning.
Melrose Police Business Phone Lines Down Due to Verizon Issue
911 Up and Running, As is 781-662-4216 For Police Non-Emergency Business
Melrose Police are releasing the audio from Sunday’s hoax active shooter report, as several members of the media have requested it.
MELROSE — Police Chief Michael L. Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department responded to a home on Prospect Street on Saturday evening after receiving a computer-generated phone call from an unknown caller stating that there were “shots fired” and an “active shooter” at the location.
The friendly little dog seen above was found on Ellsworth Avenue near Tremont Street at approximately 5 a.m. Friday. He is currently staying at the Melrose Police Department, but he has no tags. If this is your dog or you recognize the dog seen above, please contact Melrose Police at 781-665-1212.