A man dressed in a black hooded sweatshirt and a black ski mask entered the CVS on Broadway in Methuen last night after 9 PM. He made a statement to the teller and showed a handgun. The teller handed over an undetermined amount of cash to the masked robber and then he fled the store. […]
On Sunday, Lt. Joseph Aiello and Officer Derek Licata were invited by Reverend Nathanial C. Burnes from the First Baptist Church in Methuen to conduct a presentation on active shooter response. Lt. Aiello, a certified ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter and Evacuate) showed several videos as well as a PowerPoint presentation. Following the presentation, there […]
ROAD CONSTRUCTION ALERT Please be advised that the Massachusetts Highway Department is reclaiming the portion of Rt. 113 (known as East Street & Swan Street) between Jackson Street Methuen. Reclaiming the roadway consists of mechanically “grinding” the top surface of the roadway, preparing it for new pavement and then applying new asphalt to the roadway. […]
The Methuen Police Department would like to recognize the amazing work our dispatchers do on a day to day basis. In honor of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, we created this short video to show how much we appreciate their hard work and to say “thank you” for everything they do!