MERRIMAC — Fire Chief Ralph Spencer and Police Chief Eric M. Shears report that a major fire destroyed an apartment building Friday morning. Police officers and firefighters responded at 8:43 a.m. to the Greenleaf Park apartments, located at 1 Greenleaf Drive for an activated fire alarm. Fire was evident immediately upon arrival, and Working Fire, […]
Local police and fire informing parents of a new Snapchat feature that allows users, including children, to share their exact location with others.
As residents prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, area public safety officials are sharing important reminders and tips with their communities
The Merrimac Police Department currently has openings for two full-time police officers.
Chief Eric M. Shears reports that the suspect who fled from police after a traffic stop on Saturday afternoon before crashing has died from his injuries.
The Merrimac Police Department is among several agencies investigating after a vehicle pursuit that began in Merrimac ended in a crash in Haverhill.
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric M. Shears and Deputy Fire Chief Larry Fisher report that the Merrimac Police and Fire Departments responded to a dirt bike crash this week where the driver suffered serious injuries.
West Newbury, Groveland and Merrimac police and fire depts. conducted a simulated fatal motor vehicle crash watched by students at Pentucket High School
WEST NEWBURY — As prom and graduation approaches, Pentucket Regional High School’s Safety & Public Service Academy, along with the Groveland, West Newbury and Merrimac Fire and Police Departments, will be conducting a simulated fatal motor vehicle crash for the junior and senior class to demonstrate the negative effects of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
In a video narrated by Chief Eric M. Shears, residents can take a virtual tour of the Merrimac Police Department. Chief Shears created the video to illustrate some of the issues they have with the inadequate public safety building in town.