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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Update: Suspect Charged in Hunnewell Field Gun Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018 the Wellesley Police Department arrested and charged Matthew Bradley in connection with a firearm and ammunition that was located on the Hunnewell Field on September 5.  Bradley is a 27-year-o...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

WPD Recovers Firearm in Hunnewell Field

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On Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 3:55 PM, a call was received at the Wellesley Police Department’s Emergency Communication Center reporting a firearm had been found in the Hunnewell Field area near Rice Street in Wellesley.

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Aggressive Driveway Paving Scam

Driveway paving scam advisory:

Twice within the past 5 days Wellesley Police Officers have encountered work crews from Old Stone Paving and Masonry working on residential driveways. This company and others like it, have been operating within the metro-west...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Wellesley Police Announce Fall Citizen's Police Academy

The Wellesley Police Department will be holding another session of the Wellesley Police Citizens Academy starting in October of 2018.  Previous sessions of the  academy have been popular and filled to capacity.  The academy is a...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

WPD Announces the Passing of Retired Police Chief Joe Gagnon

The Wellesley Police regret to announce the passing of retired Police Chief Ernest ‘Joe’ Gagnon on August 21, 2018.   Chief Gagnon passed away in Venice, Florida and was 82 years old.  Chief Gagnon served as a Wellesl...

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