MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears and Fire Chief Larry Fisher report that the Merrimac Police and Fire Departments responded after a contractor fell from a ladder this morning. At 10:04 a.m., the Merrimac Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to 5 Chestnut St. for a report of a 59-year-old man who had fallen off […]
WEST NEWBURY — Groveland Police Chief Jeffrey Gillen, Merrimac Police Chief Eric Shears and West Newbury Police Chief Jeffrey Durand wish to share back to school road safety tips as the school year begins.
MERRIMAC — Chief Eric Shears is pleased to announce that the Merrimac Police Department will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the new police station next week.
MERRIMAC — Construction on the first standalone police station in Merrimac’s history is now underway. Chief Eric Shears is pleased to announce that sitework has begun at 2 Jana Way, the future home of the Merrimac Police Department. Erosion control has been put in place, and the first trees were cleared this week. Work began Monday, […]
MERRIMAC — Chief Eric Shears is pleased to announce that the Merrimac Police Department turned in 51 pounds of unused medication following National Drug Take Back Day.
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears and Fire Chief Larry Fisher report that officials in Merrimac are investigating after a pontoon boat, delivering chemicals to treat Lake Attitash, capsized shortly after entering the lake from the town boat ramp. Merrimac Police and Fire responded to the town boat ramp at 3:30 p.m. for a report of […]
MERRIMAC — Police Chief Eric Shears and Fire Chief Larry Fisher are pleased to announce that Wally the Green Monster, the official mascot of the Boston Red Sox, will be paying a visit to town — along with the 2018 World Series trophy — later this month. WHEN: Sunday, April 21, from 2:30-5 p.m. WHERE: Merrimac […]
Distributed via CodeRed: This is Chief Eric Shears of the Merrimac Police Department. I am making this non-emergency CodeRed call on behalf of the Merrimac Police Department and the State 911 Department. There is a 911 Outage in most of Massachusetts. CenturyLink, the carrier that provides nationwide SS7 services to many other carriers, is having […]
Residents may notice an increased police presence in town today, due to an ongoing state police investigation. There is no danger or threat to public safety, however.
Please join us in congratulating Officer Gina Bertelli on her graduation last Wednesday from the full-time Reading Police Academy. We have missed you! Welcome back to Merrimac!