Park Smart

  As another impending potential weather related event approaches for Sunday/Monday, Peabody Police Chief Thomas Griffin, urges residents to plan ahead and have appropriate vehicle parking in place. “When the Director of Public Services declares the Emergency Parking Ban in effect, all vehicles must be removed from public roadways”, said Griffin.

App tip from citizen leads to heroin arrest

Heroin Seized Today, during a midday multi jurisdictional narcotics operation led by the Peabody Police Narcotics Unit, in conjunction with the Lynnfield P.D. K-9 Unit and the Ipswich P.D/D.E.A. Task Force Officer a search warrant was executed at a Peabody residence - 14 Collins Street #18. Officers seized approx 15 grams

Peabody Police Update iPhone Android App

PRESS RELEASE   Peabody Police Department announces latest version of their MyPD app with new features and  updated design. Public will benefit from new app options and ways to connect to the police department. Peabody, Massachusetts, October 30, 2014 – Peabody Police today announced the launch of Version 3 of their app, My Police Department or

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

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Posted 3 hours, 41 minutes ago – National Weather Service Severe Thunderstorm Watch 386 is in effect until 9:00 pm EDT For the following locations Ma. Massachusetts counties included are Essex Franklin Hampden Hampshire Middlesex Worcester. There are also expected thunderstorms between now and Friday evening. Recommended actions Excerpted from Before: To begin preparing, you should


  The 2017 Parking stickers are now on sale and available for purchase Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30am-4:00pm at   Peabody Police Department Traffic Division 6 Allens Lane Peabody, Ma. 01960 Qualified applicants may purchase stickers for $100 All 2017 Parking stickers will be valid till December 31st , 2017. LICENSE and REGISTRATION must be shown when purchasing stickers. Also


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

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

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

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

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