Edgartown Police

Walking the Beat With Holiday Heroes

On Tuesday, the Edgartown police department will turn their cruisers into Thanksgiving dinner delivery mobiles.

Missing Elderly Man Is Found

An all-out search effort by Edgartown police, fire, EMS Monday evening was successful.

Fentanyl Testing Available

The Edgartown police department is making fentanyl testing strips available to members of the community at risk of fatal overdoses from tainted opiates.

Edgartown Officers Act Quickly to Save a Baby Boy

Two Edgartown police officers acted swiftly to save the life of a baby boy that was not breathing early Thursday morning.

Court Decides Not to Press Charges in Deer Shooting

A West Tisbury man who shot a deer that had been seriously injured in a car accident will not face criminal charges, a clerk-magistrate ruled Wednesday.

West Tisbury Man Charged After Euthanizing Deer

A West Tisbury man has had his guns seized and is facing criminal charges after shooting an injured deer on Barnes Road.

Police Achieve Certificate for Mental Illness Response

The Edgartown police department recently underwent advanced training for mental illness response, earning a certificate.

Edgartown Police Department Achieves Accreditation

The Edgartown police department has achieved accreditation status from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission, police chief Bruce McNamee announced last week.

Police Investigate Chappy Confrontation

A confrontation that took place on Chappaquiddick on Saturday is under investigation by Edgartown police as a possible crime.

A Warm Sendoff for Sergeant Thomas Smith

After more than 30 years as an Edgartown police officer, Sgt. Thomas Smith signed off Friday afternoon to applause and appreciation from his colleagues and family.