Massachusetts law now requires all firearms license holders and gun owners to report all personal sales, transfers, and surrenders of firearms through the Massachusetts Gun Transaction Portal. Paper FA-10 forms will no longer be accepted for the above purposes. The Portal is available via the internet at https://mircs.chs.state.ma.us/fa10. Questions about the new Portal should be […]
Chief Thomas C. Perkins reports that the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, through the Highway Safety Division, has recently produced an important Public Service Announcement about child safety seats. During the winter months, children in car seats are often buckled in wearing heavy clothing. However, this could prove dangerous and increase the risk […]
As a reminder, the Town of Wenham has a Winter Parking Ban that is in effect from Nov. 15 through March 31.
No vehicles may be parked on town streets for more than an hour from midnight to 6 a.m.
This applies all winter, whether snow is predicted or not.
Today, between 1:30 and 3 p.m., Gordon College will be testing its emergency alert siren. The audible alarm will be visible all around the college campus and in the vicinity in Wenham. The Wenham Police Department also sent out a Connect-CTY message to residents to alert them to this TEST. Again, this is only a […]
Wenham Police Department Thomas Perkins, Chief of Police 1 Friend Court PO Box 536 Wenham, MA 01984 For Immediate Release Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: [email protected] Wenham Police Warn Residents about Aggressive Telephone Scams Neither Police Nor the Government Will EVER Ask You For Payment Via Wire Transfer or Pre-Paid […]
The Wenham Police Department is partnered with The Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Highway Safety Division to discourage citizens of the Commonwealth from driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, particularly during the holidays. The PSA above will run from December 22-December 31, 2014 on major news channels. This holiday season, if […]