Police & Fire

Southborough Police hiring new officer (apply by June 17th) and promoting additional sergeant

May 26, 2016 01:43:33 PM
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The Southborough Police Department is looking to recruit a new officer. It’s one of the recent actions taken to address manpower issues in the SPD.

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Police logs: 5/11-5/15 (updated)

May 17, 2016 07:30:04 AM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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Reminder: Common scams and distraction thefts

May 12, 2016 11:25:35 AM
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A reader alerted me that she was approached by apparent scammers. It’s a good time to repost the following warning police shared two years ago.

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Click it or Ticket – May 9 – May 23rd

May 6, 2016 11:19:42 AM
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Buckle up, Southborough. The Southborough Police Department is joining officers across the state to focus on enforcing use of seat belts.

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Police cruiser hit; 3rd officer rear ended by drunk driver in 8 months

April 30, 2016 08:28:13 AM
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A Southborough police officer is home recovering from a crash.

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Man arrested for verbally accosting girls on trail behind Algonquin (Updated)

April 28, 2016 08:16:42 AM
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Northborough police tracked down a man accused of making sexual comments to two girls near Algonquin. The NPD brought in a K-9 to help with their search, which ended in arrest.

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Public Safety building update: BOS aiming for Presidential ballot; may vet out reappointment of opponents (Updated)

April 26, 2016 04:52:42 PM
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Last night, the Board of Selectmen reassured volunteers that they are still prioritizing a Public Safety Building project. Chair John Rooney told the study committee they hope to complete negotiations with St. Mark’s School for land acquisition within 2-3 weeks. The Town will be seeking to put something on the Presidential election ballot.

As part of the effort, Rooney agreed that it makes sense to vet out opponents on Town Committees when reappointments are made this June.

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Police looking for help investigating Rte 9 crash (and the latest Police Logs)

April 26, 2016 10:00:43 AM
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The SPD is asking for anyone who witnessed or has information related to the crash to contact the Detective Division. The SPD has also released its latest logs, covering Thursday through Sunday.

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Samba license suspended for involvement in drunk driver crashing into SPD cruiser

April 15, 2016 09:11:39 AM
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There is more fallout (and details) from a drunk driver slamming into a Southborough police cruiser last August. Southborough Wicked Local reports that the restaurant, Samba, in Framingham was just issued a 3-5 day liquor license suspension for over serving the driver and passenger.

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Police logs (April 8- 10, 2016): Three arrests, plus charges filed for assault with a dangerous weapon (Updated)

April 14, 2016 11:50:36 AM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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Bucket Drive at Main Street intersection tomorrow morn & afternoon

April 7, 2016 04:30:00 PM
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Southborough Police announced through Facebook that they’ll be holding a Bucket Drive tomorrow.

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Sudbury driver in yesterday’s crash with Algonquin athletics bus died

April 7, 2016 11:14:15 AM
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Media sources are reporting that Patricia Metz (73) of Sudbury died as a result of yesterday’s bus crash.

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ARHS Rugby team in bus accident (Updated-again)

April 6, 2016 05:51:29 PM
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Two Rugby players were admitted to the hospital for evaluation after a car struck the team’s bus today.

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Town Meeting: Public Safety Complex not on the Warrant (Updated)

April 5, 2016 04:20:18 PM
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Whatever happened to plans to bring a Public Safety Complex building project to Town Meeting?

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