Police & Fire

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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Winter parking ban is in effect through March 15th

December 21, 2018 09:00:46 AM
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The annual winter parking ban went into effect this week.

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SPD investigating “unwanted cards”

December 19, 2018 12:45:57 PM
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The Southborough Police are investigating cards being left in mailboxes in town.

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