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Last Updated: 10/31/2018

The Selectboard is pleased to announce the appointment of Officer Daniel Fernandes as Shutesbury’s new Police Chief.

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Last Updated: 09/21/2018

The Selectboard is interviewing internal Police Chief candidate, Officer-in-Charge, Dan Fernandes, Wednesday night, September 26, at 7:00pm, at the town hall.

August 3, 2018 Update 

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Last Updated: 04/06/2018

The Town of Shutesbury, Massachusetts  (population 1,800) located in scenic Franklin County between Amherst and Orange with an annual $6.5M budget, is seeking an experienced leader to serve as Police Chief.  The Police Chief is appointed by Selectboard, reports directly to that board and works within town-approved policies and practices. The Chief’s position is a strong chief who is a working chief, patrolling, responding to calls, and fulfilling the administrative duties of the position.

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Last Updated: 01/16/2019
Pistol Permit Information All firearms license processing is conducted by appointment only. You may schedule an appointment by calling 259-1279.
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Last Updated: 01/16/2019
Shutesbury Police Department Downloadable Forms

All in PDF format

Sex Offender Registry Board - Request for Information (SOR Form 5) House Check Request Form Motor Vehicle Crash - Operator Report
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Last Updated: 01/16/2019
Shutesbury Police R.A.D. - Rape Aggression Defense

The Rape Aggression Defense System is a program of realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive, women-only course that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and risk avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands-on defense training. R.A.D. is not a Martial Arts program.

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Last Updated: 01/16/2019
 Vision Statement

"The Shutesbury Police Department hopes to empower the residents with feelings of confidence and security through PREVENTION and EDUCATION, ultimately enhancing communication and understanding between the community and their Police officers."

Contact General non-emergency: 259-1279 / 625-8200 For emergencies dial 911