Chief Michael L. Lyle wishes to share an update on the COVID-19 public health crisis. “Thank you to residents for your cooperation during these unprecedented times,” Chief Lyle said. “Though the number of cases may be decreasing, the situation surrounding COVID-19 is very much ongoing and we ask that you continue to stay home as […]
MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle is pleased to share that the Melrose Police Department gave thanks to medical professionals at MelroseWakefield Healthcare on Thursday and participated in a parade of first responders.
MELROSE — Chief Michael L. Lyle and the Melrose Police Department wish to warn residents of ongoing home improvement scams, including costly driveway paving scams, that occur around the region during this time of year.
MELROSE — Chief Michael Lyle regrets to announce that the Melrose Police Department’s Annual Junior Police Academy will be postponed indefinitely in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Happy Easter from the Melrose Police Department!
MELROSE — Chief Michael Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department arrested a man today after he allegedly attempted to break into a home and nearly struck an officer with a car as he fled the scene, causing the officer to discharge his firearm.
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.