On the evening of December 23, 2019, Officer Olivia Cobb responded to a car in the breakdown lane on Route 7. Upon arriving, Officer Cobb found a Great Horned Owl in the roadway suffering from severe injuries and unable to move. Officer Cobb used her wildlife training while securing the owl, immediately contacted the Sharon […]
Police have charged a local man with leaving the scene of an accident where a telephone pole was snapped in two and wires felled across the roadway. On January 24 around 2:30 a.m. Sgt. Paul Storti, while on patrol, came upon the intersection of Routes 23 and 71 where he discovered the above mess and […]
On Thursday evening at approximately 6:15 PM a 911 call to Great Barrington Police reported a single vehicle crash on State Road. Police along with Great Barrington Fire and Southern Berkshire Ambulance responded to the scene and found the vehicle had struck a utility pole and two trees before coming to rest in a stream. […]
The GBPD pleased to announce that we are once again collecting toys in our lobby for Toys For Tots. Stop by any time between now and December 23 to donate a new, unwrapped toy to help make someone’s holiday season a little brighter .
Great Barrington, MA—The Great Barrington Police Department is pleased to announce that they have completed a pledge they took to improve their response to those suffering from mental illness in their community. The pledge is part of an initiative called the One Mind Campaign started by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), a […]