Ashland Police Department

  • Agency: Ashland Police Department
  • Address: 137 Main St, Ashland, 01721 MA
  • Chief: Scott C Rohmer (Chief of Police)
Phone: 508-881-1212
Fax: 508-881-0105

Ashland Police Department is located at 137 Main St, Ashland, 01721 MA. The Chief of Police of the department is Scott C Rohmer. The Ashland Police Department phone number is 508-881-1212.

Ashland Police Department News

APD currently assisting Transit Police with a fatality- pedestrian struck by a train. Expect significant delays in commuter rail service and traffic delays in the downtown area during rush hour. Media outlets that are seeking more information are advised to contact the MBTA Transit Police Department.

On Saturday October 28th, the APD participated in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. With the assistance of Officer Oestreicher and the Ashland Lions we collected 216.4 lbs of unwanted prescription medication!

Police and Fire units are on scene on Homer Ave for a report of a suspicious substance discovered in an envelope by a business owner. State Haz Mat team is enroute to examine the substance and evaluate the situation. Please avoid the area if possible.

Please note that due to a 5 Mile and Half Marathon road races in Ashland on Saturday October 28th, some roads will be temporarily closed. Please check for detours and plan your commute accordingly and watch for runners on the designated roads. Note that Pleasant street will be closed between 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM to all traffic. Howe Street will be closed for the duration of the road race. Portions of High Street will be closed during the day as well. We hope to resume normal traffic flows around 2 PM on October 28th. Thank you for your patience. Course maps can be found at this link: http://www.ashlandhalfmarathon.com/uploads/1/1/8/8/11886575/ashland_half_new_9_8_17.pdf

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident or suspects is urged to contact the Holliston Police Department at (508) 429-1212.

Turn in your unused or expired medications at the Ashland Police Department during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday October 28th from 10am-2pm.

Several members of the APD enjoyed seeing old friends and meeting new ones this morning at our Coffee With A Cop event at the 33 Diner. Thank you to all who came out. It was a great way to start the day!

Coffee With A Cop Come join members of the Ashland Police Department for coffee and conversation this Wednesday 8am-11am at The 33 Diner, 33 Pond Street, Ashland. We hope to see you there!

Chief Davis and members of the Ashland Police Department attended a ceremony at the Statehouse today, where they witnessed the induction of Ashland Police Officer Louis Phipps into the Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation. Seven other Massachusetts Police Officers were also inducted along with Officer Phipps. It was an emotional day for all of the officers who attended and especially for the family members of our fallen heroes. These officers and their sacrifice will never be forgotten.

http://www.milforddailynews.com/news/20170927/ashland-police-officers-death-recognized-75-years-later

The fine for parking illegally in a fire lane is $50 and your vehicle will be subject to being towed.

Ashland DPW and Water Dept. are currently on scene of a water main break in the area of 202 Cross St. The road will be closed at High@Cross and Frankland@Cross in Hopkinton so that repairs can be made. At this time, we don't know how long water service will be interrupted.

The Red Team is hiring!!!!!! ------------------------------------ Firefighter / Paramedic The Town of Ashland is accepting applications for two vacancies in the Ashland Fire Department for the position of full-time Firefighter / Paramedic. This employment search may result in a list of candidates for future positions and will expire in one (1) year. Applicants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, be highly motivated, possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Applicants must possess MA certification as an EMT-Basic while EMT-Paramedic is preferred. It is required to obtain and maintain EMT-Paramedic status within three years of appointment. It is preferred that applicants have a minimum of two years of experience working in a 911 Service. Fire Fighter I/II certificate is desirable. Must reside within fifteen (15) miles of the town limits within one year of appointment. Duties of the Firefighter / Paramedic include fire suppression, emergency medical care, rescue, hazardous materials incidents, fire prevention, fire safety education, station and vehicle maintenance and other duties as determined by the Chief of Department. Qualified applicants should submit a job application, cover letter, resume and copies of required certifications electronically via humanresources@ashlandmass.com or by mail to the Human Resources Department, 101 Main Street, Ashland, MA 01721. Applications will be accepted until on September 29, 2017. EEO/AA.

Lt. Richard Briggs, a member of FEMAs Massachusetts Urban Search and Rescue Task Force was deployed to Puerto Rico with his search K9 Phedra this morning. Upon arrival the team will assist in search and rescue operations of the impacted areas. Our thought and prayers are with all First Responders who are currently operational and all of those impacted by the detestation.

http://www.ashlandpd.org/176/Employment-Opportunities

We've had several reports of active coyotes in and around town. We are encouraging residents to keep pets on a leash when walking them, in fenced areas or kennels to minimize encounters and attend to your pets when they're in the yard, especially at night.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Houston PD, family of Sgt. Perez and the people of Texas. Rest In Peace Sarge. Thank you for your service.

Move over for emergency vehicles. It's the law! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59s-A-R2LEk&feature=share

Ashland Animal Control wants residents to know that this picture was sent to her by resident of Shore Road. It was taken at 11:00 last night. It was found in his back yard when he went out to check before letting his dogs out in the fenced yard. Please remove bird feeders and any trash that will attract the bear into your yard and check before letting dogs out loose fenced or not. There is no reason to be alarmed as bears can travel 100 miles per night and could be long gone. If you see a bear do not go near it and call the police so we can access the situation.

Alexander Barberio has been located. Thank you for your assistance.

Updated Photo: Please be on the lookout for Alex Barberio, a 20 year old white male, reported missing from his home in Sherborn on Saturday 8/19. Last spotted at 1 pm Saturday heading north on Oak St. in Ashland near the I-90 overpass. The 20-year old white male is 110 lbs and may looker younger than his age. He was wearing a long-sleeve light blue shirt, tan khakis, brown shoes. He is 5’ 10”, brown hair, brown eyes, wearing glasses. He was carrying a backpack. He has cognitive problems from Lyme disease and is likely weak or dehydrated, with no ID or provisions. His parents believe he is on a religious pilgrimage” If seen please call 911 or the Sherborn Police Department at 508-653-2424.

Please be on the lookout for Alex Barberio, a 20 year old white male, reported missing from his home in Sherborn on Saturday 8/19. Last spotted at 1 pm Saturday heading north on Oak St. in Ashland near the I-90 overpass. The 20-year old white male is 110 lbs and may looker younger than his age. He was wearing a long-sleeve light blue shirt, tan khakis, brown shoes. He is 5’ 10”, brown hair, brown eyes, wearing glasses. He was carrying a backpack. He has cognitive problems from Lyme disease and is likely weak or dehydrated, with no ID or provisions. His parents believe he is on a religious pilgrimage” If seen please call 911 or the Sherborn Police Department at 508-653-2424.