Welcome to the Salem Police Department website. The Mission of the Salem Police Department is to enforce the laws of society, protect individual rights, lives and property, and to reduce overall crime.
The Salem Police Department strives to deliver the highest standard of police services to the community with pride and professionalism.
We are dedicated to using the philosophy and practices of Community Oriented Policing to increase the quality of life for Salem’s citizens by working in cooperation with Salem’s residents, businesses, educators, and government officials. We strongly encourage community involvement.
We are accredited by MPAC
Proud member of NEMLEC
Entrance Corridor Street SweepingPosted Monday August, 31st 2015 7:32PM
Please review the schedule as there are signifigant changes from past years.
Information about the schedule can be found on salem.com.
Officers will be assisting the crews by ticketing and towing vehicles impeding the crews, please help us keep Salem clean by moving your vehicles.
Overdose Awareness DayPosted Monday August, 31st 2015 7:28PM
We would like to remind everyone the Salem Police are committed to providing any assistance we can to those affected by Opiate addiction. If you have information about drug sales or activity, need information about finding help, or have other concerns please contact us at 978-744-1212.
Civil Service Lateral Transfer OpeningPosted Monday August, 3rd 2015 5:34PM
Other Recent Announcements
“In Service to the Community”Salem MA Police retweeted
Salem MA Police - 2:25PM Aug 1
Lafayette St in the area of Forest Ave is currently blocked by a downed tree. DPW is on the way to clear it and we are on scene.
Dennis King - 11:50AM Jul 13
Super bowl champion Germaine wiggins at palmer cove serving up summer meals!