Police & Fire

Public Safety Building Update for January

February 14, 2019 02:04:18 PM
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The latest newsletter chronicling progress on the police and fire complex is out. According to the January report, one piece of the project is behind schedule but the targeted end date remains the same.

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SEMA: Commutes could be ugly Tues night and Wed morning

February 11, 2019 05:10:00 PM
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Southborough Emergency Management is sharing an alert about the forecast snow for Tuesday night. The warning about hazardous driving conditions also points out the weather’s impact on traffic tomorrow night and Wednesday morning.

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Police: Warrant issued for arrest of “possibly armed and dangerous” suspect; car from 495 didn’t end in fatalities (Updated)

February 8, 2019 06:07:33 PM
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The SPD issued a release this afternoon. It shares that they are looking for a 33 year old man who has been known to sometimes stay in Southborough.

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Yesterday’s reported police search was for December armed robbery

February 8, 2019 10:20:54 AM
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If you came across a story that was posted on Metrowest Daily News, you may have (like me) mistakenly assumed that another armed robbery occurred in town yesterday. In fact, the story was referring to a search for a suspect in a previous crime.

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Police report that underage party on Friday included signs of marijuana and alcohol use

February 4, 2019 05:03:05 PM
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Police issued a press release this afternoon about an incident from Friday night.

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Saturday/Sunday Storm: Changing snow forecasts; Expect freezing rain and icing

January 18, 2019 05:58:12 PM
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An update from Southborough Emergency Management confirms that while we may have a bad storm in Southborough tomorrow night, the details keep changing.

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Brush burning permits available through May 1 – New procedures for 2019

January 16, 2019 09:09:39 AM
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This year, the process for getting and using Open Air Burning permits has changed again.

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Fire Chief job reposted with February 8th deadline

January 8, 2019 09:19:59 AM
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Details of the newly reposted job ad and ideal candidate profile for the Southborough Fire Chief.

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Town seeks to make Fire Chief position more desirable in a hot market

January 4, 2019 02:34:49 PM
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Yesterday, I shared a link to Southborough Wicked Local’s story that the Board of selectmen voted to increase the salary range for a new Fire Chief. But that was buried under another headline and deserves it’s own post. Especially, since that failed to capture some things I felt were worth detailing.

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Police logs and updates: Pink Patch Success, a retiring neighbor, and more

January 2, 2019 01:59:00 PM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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Gulf station held up Sunday night

December 31, 2018 07:00:13 PM
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The Southborough Police are investigating the armed burglary of a gas station in Town last night.

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In emergency – call Police/Fire direct instead of 911 (temporarily) – Updated

December 28, 2018 11:52:07 AM

It seems that Mass Emergency Management is retracting an earlier announcment about a problem that was supposedly fixed.

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Fire Chief job to be re-posted before candidates advance to assessment center (Updated)

December 27, 2018 04:52:34 PM
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The town will be re-advertising for a replacement Fire Chief.

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Season of Giving: Charity by schools, public safety, and community

December 27, 2018 07:30:08 AM
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Today, I want to call attention to the spirit of giving community members demonstrated this month.

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