MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle and the Melrose Police Department would like to remind residents to properly secure their vehicles following reports of suspicious activity involving parked cars along Upham Street. Nothing was taken from the vehicles.
Chief Michael L. Lyle would like to remind residents to be vigilant of potential scams around COVID-19, like requesting donations or selling products claiming to cure, prevent or detect the virus. Residents should not partake in any COVID-19 testing from door-to-door solicitors, people who approach them at grocery stores or other community venues, solicitors who […]
Chief Michael L. Lyle and the Melrose Police Department would like to remind residents of the upcoming hands-free law for drivers.
Melrose residents are reporting scam phone calls from the phone number 833-563-0356 with the caller ID showing “United States” The Melrose Police Department urges residents to disregard such calls — simply hang up. Do not engage with scammers, and do not give them any personal information whatsoever.
Melrose Police wish to announce that a section of Main Street will be closed for the installation of a water line on Monday, Jan. 13, Tuesday, Jan. 14 and Wednesday, Jan 15. Main Street northbound at Grove Street will be closed, and motorists will be detoured from Grove Street to Lebanon Street to Upham Street to Main Street.
MELROSE — With the holiday shopping season officially here, Chief Michael Lyle and the Melrose Police Department wish to remind residents of several precautions they can take to protect themselves from theft and scams.
Chief Michael Lyle and the Melrose Police Department wish to warn residents of a scam reported today involving people claiming to work for Amazon.
MELROSE— Chief Michael Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department arrested a man overnight in connection with attempted car break-ins. STEVEN GOODRICH, AGE 29, OF LOWELL, was arrested and charged with: Disorderly Conduct Attempt to Commit a Crime Furnishing a False Name Possession of a False RMV Document In addition, GOODRICH was wanted on multiple pre-existing warrants for […]
MELROSE— Chief Michael Lyle reports that a parking ban will go into effect tonight at 12 a.m. due to inclement weather.
Chief Michael Lyle and the Melrose Police Department reports that a resident is facing an animal cruelty charge after allegedly killing his dog Friday night. ADAM CROOK, AGE 44, OF MELROSE, was arrested and charged with Cruelty to an Animal. On Saturday, Nov. 23, Melrose Police responded to Mount Zion Road for a report of […]