As the Fourth of July and summer celebrations approach, Mayor Neil Perry, Chief Joseph Solomon and the Methuen Police Department would like to remind residents that the use of fireworks is illegal in Massachusetts. It is illegal to use, possess or sell fireworks of any kind in Massachusetts, including Class C fireworks, which are sometimes […]
Mayor Neil Perry and Police Chief Joseph Solomon report that members of the Methuen Police Department have conducted proactive outreach to local business owners, many of whom are just now starting to re-open amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, to discuss safety precautions the department is taking to safeguard local businesses during protest events planned in the Merrimack Valley this weekend.
METHUEN — Mayor Neil Perry and Police Chief Joseph Solomon representing the City of Methuen and its leadership team strongly denounce the actions of Minneapolis police that resulted in the death of George Floyd earlier this week. “Police officers are sworn to protect life, and the actions of a few officers in Minnesota this week […]
METHUEN — Mayor Neil Perry and Police Chief Joseph Solomon report that the Methuen Police Department arrested and charged a man and woman with armed robbery and kidnapping last night. ERIC DEUGARTE, AGE 25, OF METHUEN was charged with Armed Robbery, Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Conspiracy to Commit a Crime and Kidnapping. MEGHAN WOOD, […]