MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle and Superintendent of Schools Cyndy S. Taymore report that Melrose Police officers and school officials worked together today to conduct an orderly and smooth “controlled entrance” at the Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School on Friday morning after rumors last evening of a violent threat against the school community.
Those with an emergency who cannot get through by dialing 911, should call the Melrose Police Department’s dispatch line at 781-665-1212.
Chief Michael Lyle would like to share a video that was sent to him last night by Chelsea Police Chief Brian Kyes. The video was made by the California Highway Patrol and is based off a poem written by retired Ohio State Trooper Bob Welsh entitled “My Christmas Eve.”
MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department is investigating a break-in, and series of what are believed to be attempted break-ins, at several downtown businesses early this morning.
The 2019 Municipal & MBTA Police Officer examination is scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2019 with an application deadline of February 19, 2019. A late fee will be applied to applications filed after February 5, 2019, so candidates are encouraged to apply early.
Last evening National Grid’s electric and gas crews responded to reports of an incident involving two manholes at Essex Street in Melrose.
MELROSE — Last evening National Grid’s electric and gas crews responded to reports of an incident involving two manholes at Essex Street in Melrose. No customers are without power or gas in the area. No injuries were reported. We are currently on scene working to restore the manholes. We are investigating the cause of this […]
MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department arrested a man today for allegedly performing a lewd act at the Wyoming Cemetery.
MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle is pleased to announce that members of the Melrose Police Department are participating in No-Shave November in an effort to raise money for the Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation.
MELROSE — With Halloween just a week away, Chief Michael L. Lyle and the Melrose Police Department want to remind families of several important safety tips as they prepare to take their children trick-or-treating. Trick-or-Treating hours in Melrose are set for 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31. The Melrose Police Department wishes to offer the following tips […]