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Sending Crime Tips

Submitting Crime Tips or Information to the Police There are a number of ways to send crime tips into the Peabody Police department.  Tips can be sent about anything suspicious, or nuisance and criminal activity. Online from your computer If you have a crime tip or issue now or in the future you can

CYBER INSECURITY

Here are 3 steps to combat cyber attacks   Recently at least 70 million  Target customers had their personal information compromised by a data breach at the well known department store. Cyber attacks are real and becoming more frequent in this day and age. The average citizen must be more vigilant and
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Blizzard Warning

A Blizzard Warning has been issued for eastern mass coastline including Peabody until event clears. A Blizzard Warning has been issued for eastern Massachusetts coastline including Peabody until event clears. Take all necessary precautions. Stay indoors if at all possible. Dress accordingly if going outdoors. Visibility will be greatly reduced limiting
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snow parking ban Jan 1

The Director of DPS has declared a parking ban on all city streets effective 9:00 PM today due to weather event. The Director of DPS has declared a parking ban on all city streets effective 9:00 PM today due to expected weather related event. Vehicles parking on the public ways are
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Scammers sending out fake Target emails

Scammers now adding to Target breach issue. Do not reply to email inquiries re personal data. If you’ve been following the news this holiday season, you’ve probably heard that Target shoppers may have been affected by the recent data breach. Target notified their customers of the breach via email. Unfortunately, scammers follow
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Drunken Driving Patrols and Checkpoints

Peabody Police, Massachusetts State Police and other local police agencies will be using a federal grant to add extra patrols and checkpoints looking for drunken drivers.  Read more on Patch http://peabody.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/expect-extra-drunken-driving-patrols-checkpoints-during-holidays-peabody