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Salem MA Police - 8:38PM Aug 15
Update: Owner has been found. Thank you!
Derby Street Mile Roadrace - 8/24/18Posted Monday August, 20th 2018 3:52PM
Derby Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from the power plant to derby wharf for approximately one hour.
Please plan your route accordingly.
Fall 2018 Citizen's AcademyPosted Monday August, 13th 2018 6:44AM
The Salem Police Department will be offering a Citizens’ Police Academy starting on September 19, 2018 and will run for a ten (10) week period. The goal of the Citizens’ Police Academy is to offer insight into the Department as an organization, discuss current case law that affects policing today, and to give a general understanding of the day to day duties of a Salem police officer.
Lateral Transfer OpportunitiesPosted Monday August, 6th 2018 2:53PM
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The Mission of the Salem Police Department
The Mission of the Salem Police Department is to enforce laws, protect individual rights, lives and property and to arrest those in need of arresting, cite those who need citing, assist those who need assisting, in order to improve public safety for everyone, reduce crime in our community, and diminish the fear of crime. We will utilize problem-solving strategies that focus on crime prevention, dispute resolution, and foster enhanced communication, cooperation and involvement with the community. We will treat people with dignity and respect and deliver the highest standards of police service and assistance to all. We will do this with pride in our profession and with professionalism worthy of the badge.
- Report or Check Power Outages
- Cop Shop (Buy Salem Police Regulation Uniform Shoulder Patches)
- Level 3 Sex Offender Search
- Domestic Violence Information
- Department LGBT Liaison
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.