Posted on: March 20, 2017

Acton Citizens Police Academy

The next Acton Citizens Police Academy will run for 8 weeks on Thursdays from April 6th to May 25th. Classes will be held in the afternoons from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

The Citizens Police Academy is a great opportunity to find out what your police department and dispatch center does on a daily basis.  Topics will include a tour of the facility, history and structure of the police department, patrol procedures, ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Police Chief Apointment - Richard Burrows

Town Manager Steven Ledoux is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Burrows as Police Chief for the Town of Acton. Chief Burrows replaces former Chief Francis Widmayer III, who retired at the end of January 2017.

Chief Burrows has nearly 30 years of law enforcement experience, including 10 years as Deputy Chief in Tyngsborough and 4 years as Deputy Chief in Acton. He holds a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Massachusetts / Lowel...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Winter Parking Ban - Effective Nov. 1st - April 1st

Residents are reminded that a winter parking ban is in effect from November 1st until April 1st. On street parking is not allowed between the hours of 1:00 am and 6:00 am. Vehicles that are illegally parked will be ticketed and towed at the owner's expens...Read on...