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

UPDATE- Main Street is now open House Fire at 631 Main Street. Everyone safe but Main Street is CLOSED from Union Street to Prospect Street. PLEASE AVOID THIS AREA

Eversource projects all customers in Ashland to be restored by 6:00 pm Saturday night.The current outage report shows 27% of Eversource customers in Ashland are without power. This is a slight increase from previous reports as Eversource must temporarily disconnect a few circuits as they make areas safe for tree clearing. The Ashland Community Center will remain open till 10 PM tonight if you need to charge your cell phone or warm up.

The police and fire department phones are now working EMERGENCY CALL 911 BUSINESS LINE 508-881-1212 ALTERNATE non EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER FOR POLICE AND FIRE 508-881-1906

The Town will be opening a warming center at the Ashland Community Center at 5pm for anyone looking to warm up and/or charge cell phones.

Due to charged power lines down in many areas around town, we are reminding residents not to approach any hanging wires or wires on the ground. They may just be live! Report downed wires to the Ashland Police Dept.

@EversourceMA hasn’t given us any ETA on power restoration. We don’t have any further information to provide residents at this time. Please don’t call the Police or Fire Departments for inquiries on power restoration. Our dispatchers have been inundated with emergency calls for service and reports of power lines and trees down all day long. Residents should call Eversource 800-592-2000 with inquiries.

Ashland PD lost power and and phone lines, we are working to restore them and should be back in service soon. All 911 calls will be answered by Hopkinton. We will update you as soon as we are back in service UPDATE - Our phones and 911 are working again. We are on generator power. Thank you Joe LaCroix Electric.

Ashland Animal Control has received two reports of coyote attacks on dogs in the past week on the North side of town. We strongly encourage pet owners to keep their dogs on a leash when out for walks, monitor pets when they are outside (even if they're inside a fenced yard), and to keep cats inside. Questions or non-emergency concerns can be directed to the Ashland Animal Control Officer at (508) 532-7305.

***UPDATE: Rte 126 has reopened*** Ashland Police Department Ashland Fire Department are assisting Holliston Police Department and Holliston Fire Department fire with a barn fire on Rte 126 near the Ashland town line. Rte 126 is closed in both directions as crews battle the fire. Please avoid the area and seek an alternate route.

A major winter storm has been forecasted for Thursday, which is anticipated to bring heavy snow and winds to our area. In an effort to assist the DPW in clearing the roadways, the town has issued a parking ban on all streets starting 2 am on Thursday until 6 am Friday. Vehicles will not be permitted to park on any public ways during these hours. Violators will be towed at their owners expense. For convenience, parking will be permitted in the Town's Front Street Municipal Parking Lot during the ban. We are strongly discouraging any travel during the storm. If you don't need to go out, please stay home. Don't forget to bring your pets inside and check on your elderly neighbors. We will have additional personnel on hand to address the needs of our residents, so please don't hesitate to call on us.

Don't forget about our beloved furry friends in these times of extreme cold weather. Despite having fur, they can be affected by the cold just as quickly as we can. Bring them inside!

The dangers of Fentanyl are real in every community! This is a great PSA produced by our brothers and sisters with the Coventry, RI Police Department explaining the dangers and what you can do to protect yourself.

The Ashland Police Department would like to make residents aware that Eversource Gas along with a locksmith and a constable are going door to door checking on residents that may need gas turned back on after work in the area. Streets affected are Greenwood/Shore/Williams/Wenzell. If you have questions about your service call Eversource at (800) 592-2000.

Congratulations to Chief Kieth Robie on his well deserved promotion! We look forward to collaborating with you and continuing the long tradition of a close working relationship with our Brothers and Sisters on the Red Team!

Enjoy your retirement Chief! We hope to see you around town often!

The Ashland Police Department extends our best wishes to Ashland Fire DepartmentChief Scott Boothby on his pending well-desrved retirement. Chief Boothby has dedicated a majority of his life to public service, most of which has been in the Town of Ashland. We are proud to call him our friend and his presence will certainly be missed by our members. We would also like to offer our congratulations to Capt. Keith Robie who will be promoted to the rank of Chief on December 18th. Capt. Robie has been a long time public servant who will undoubtedly do great things with the department. We look forward to a continuing solid professional relationship with the Ashland Fire Department.

The Ashland and Holliston Police Departments are once again joining forces this holiday season for our annual "Fill A Cruiser" event to support Toys for Tots. We will be collecting unused and unwrapped toys on Sunday 12/10 from 10am-2pm. You can also leave your donations in one of the collection boxes inside the lobby of Ashland or Holliston Police Departments.

2 newer bikes were found near the recycle bins at the Ashland Library on the Concord Street side. If you are missing a bike or know someone who is contact APD at 508-881-1212 EXT 0.

The DPW is currently working to repair a water main break on Summer Street. A large percentage of the town is without water as a result. Summer Street is currently closed to traffic as crews work to repair the problem.

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.