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. […]
Chief Joseph Solomon reports that the Methuen Police Department responded to multiple incidents this week that resulted in an injured officer, threats against officers and charges against a man who left a psychiatric institution, and charges against three juveniles during an incident in which a police officer was assaulted and suffered a broken shoulder.
NOTICE! WINTER STORM DEBRIS PICKUP The Department of Public Works will begin the Winter Storm Tree and Brush Pickup on Monday, April 30, 2018 and last for at least a week. The City will be contracting Valley Tree Service to bring in 4 log trucks with large beds that can carry debris away […]