The Irish American Police Officers Association (IAPOA) is pleased to announce that a Melrose Police Detective was honored for an investigation into a fatal drug overdose, and two Melrose Police Officers were honored for saving a life. IAPOA Vice President Brett Rand and IAPOA Assistant Treasurer Ned Shinnick visited the Melrose Police Department on Tuesday […]
The Melrose Police Department is pleased to welcome a new explosives detection K9 to the department, and to introduce the Labrador retriever named Giselle to the community she will help protect. Giselle began training as a guide dog, but when she was a year old she was selected to attend the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, […]
The Melrose Police Department would like to warn of an increasingly common type of scam that uses impersonated email addresses and phone numbers in an attempt to trick businesses and consumers. Melrose Police recently began investigating an incident in which a local business franchise received a call that appeared to be from the company’s corporate […]
The Melrose Police Department would like to share that key dates and other information is now available for the 2021 Police Officer Examination which is scheduled for this June! Applications are now being accepted and the last date to apply without a late fee is April 20, 2021. For all the details and how to […]
Chief Michael L. Lyle reports that the Melrose Police Department is investigating a bank robbery.
The following is a statement from Melrose Police Chief Michael L. Lyle regarding the wording of a roadway electronic message sign in Melrose:
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.
Chief Michael Lyle and the Melrose Police Department wish to warn residents of a scam reported today involving people claiming to work for Amazon.
With Halloween right around the corner, Chief Michael L. Lyle and the Melrose Police Department wish to remind families of several important safety tips as they prepare to take their children trick-or-treating.