Coloring book project educates children on law enforcement with age-appropriate tools Great Barrington, Mass. (Aug. 8, 2019) – The Great Barrington Police Department is now distributing activity and coloring books to young children to foster positive relationships between law enforcement and the local community, with a focus on anti-violence awareness. “Police Officers Are Our Friends” […]
Bicycling is one of the best ways to get exercise, see the sights and reduce your carbon footprint.With the warm weather and longer days, bicycling is greatly increased. The Great Barrington Police and Berkshire Bike and Board are promoting bike safety with guidelines for motorists and bicyclists. Our goal is to educate bicyclists and motorists […]
The Great Barrington Police Department is pleased to announce that both our parking lot and front lobby are available to be used as safe exchange zones for buyers and sellers utilizing websites such as Cragislist or the Facebook Marketplace. We suggest that these exchanges occur during the day, however our parking area is well lit […]
Chief William Walsh is pleased to announce that the Great Barrington Police Department has taken a major step toward providing critical resources for those suffering from mental illness.
The Great Barrington Police Department has joined a nationwide database to catalog the use of force by law enforcement officers.