The GBPD is pleased to announce that we have hired Oliver Brown as our new Parking Enforcement Officer. The Parking Enforcement Officer is a part time position responsible for enforcing parking regulations in the downtown area.
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. […]
Tagging Incident/Building Vandalism Great Barrington Police will be issuing a summons for a juvenile from West Stockbridge after investigating an extensive spray painting incident in town. On Dec. 19 officials at Berkshire Corporation on River Street reported some spray painted tagging had appeared on their building. After responding, Officer Samuel Stolzar observed the tagging and […]