GREAT BARRINGTON — Chief William Walsh is pleased to announce that the Great Barrington Police Department’s Community Police Academy will be held in January and residents are encouraged to sign up. WHEN: Program runs from Jan. 15-31 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9 p.m. WHERE: Great Barrington Police Department, 465 Main St. WHO: Participants must be at […]
Traffic Advisory: Cottage Street Bridge Closing to All Traffic beginning December 19. The Town of Great Barrington, acting on a notice from the Massachusettes Department of Transportation, will close the Cottage Street bridge to all vehicular traffic beginning Wednesday, Dec. 19 at noon. The town-owned bridge will remain closed until temporary repairs are completed. Sidewalks […]
The Great Barrington Police Department has joined the Near Miss Initiative in order to help improve officer safety.
GREAT BARRINGTON — Chief William Walsh reports that the Great Barrington Police Department is investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. Great Barrington Police and Fire units responded to a location on Stockbridge Road at 7 p.m. Friday. Upon arrival, rescuers found the victim, a 75-year-old Connecticut woman, laying on the ground with head […]
The 2019 Municipal & MBTA Police Officer examination is scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2019 with an application deadline of February 19, 2019. A late fee will be applied to applications filed after February 5, 2019, so candidates are encouraged to apply early.