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Chief Frederickson’s Powerful Message After Losing an Officer.

Please take a few minutes to watch Chief Frederickson’s powerful message after losing one of his officers. Officer Sean Gannon and his K-9 partner Nero, were both shot while searching for a male party who was the subject of a Violation of Probation Warrant. Officer Gannon was killed as a result of a gunshot wound […]

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Temporary Closed For Several Days

 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Temporary Closed For Several Days  Registry services unavailable from 7 p.m., March 22 until 8 a.m., March 26 The RMV is transforming its business processes and replacing its mainframe computer system with new, modern technology to deliver exceptional customer service for residents and businesses. Registry services will be unavailable during […]

Massachusetts RMV Announces New Requirements:

  For Immediate Release                                                                     March 9, 2018 Contact: MassDOT Press Office: 857-368-8500   Getting or Renewing a Driver’s License, ID Card or Learner’s Permit? Massachusetts RMV Announces New Requirements: Lawful Presence and REAL ID   BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles is reminding the public that on March 26, 2018, to get […]

FLORIDA TRAGEDY…..

FLORIDA TRAGEDY…..   Good Morning Southwick Families, We are all shocked by the horrific events that occurred at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday, February 14, 2018.  Our hearts go out to the many families touched by the tragedy in Florida and our deepest sympathies are with them. The members of the Southwick […]

Not in my Town, Not with my Kids!

SAVE THE DATE:…..It doesn’t discriminate, it effects every community, family, household, school, workplace etc… One way or another, every one of us have been effected by the Opioid crisis that has infested our communities. Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 6:00 pm, The Rotary Club of Southwick is sponsoring a Community forum in the auditorium of […]

Chief David Ricardi and The Southwick Police Department are very proud to contribute to the Veteran’s Memorial Foyer project. This project is aimed to recognize students that have graduated from the S.T.G.R.H. that have made the ultimate sacrifice defending our freedom as a member of the United States Armed Forces. It is very important that […]

2017 – Snow Related Town By-Laws and Enforcement Fines

Topic: Education and Enforcement of Town By-Laws related to snow removal and Winter Recreational vehicles, etc. Summary: The snow is on the horizon and in-turn so will the citizen complaints pertaining to a number of issues related to snow removal and winter recreation. This “training bulletin” will serve as a guide and education tool for […]

K-9 General Graduates from first phase of training!

I am proud to announce that Officer Michael A. Westcott and his K-9 partner, General, graduated from the North American Police Work Dog Association on Friday, December 1, 2017. The intense training program certified our K-9 as a “Police Utility Dog” which provided certifications in Obedience, Article Search, Area Search, Building Search, Tracking and Aggression […]

Congratulations to the 22th Citizen Police Academy Graduates

Congratulations to the 22th Citizen Police Academy Graduates We held the graduation ceremony for students of our 22th Citizen Police Academy on Tuesday evening (12/05/2017). The graduates spent eight (8) weeks learning about different facets of our Department and what the Officers do to on a daily basis to best serve their community. We have […]

Southwick Police Department 20th Citizen Police Academy

Southwick Police Department 20th Citizen Police Academy I am proud to announce that will be conducting out twenty-second (22th) Southwick Police Department Citizens’ Police Academy starting on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. The Citizens’ Police Academy is an eight (8) week program designed to show Southwick residents, first-hand information on how their Police Department works. The […]