Police Department

Click here to view the zoom video of the "Get to Know Your Police Dept. Forum held 7/28/20".  


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."


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


Chief of Police, Dan Fernandes   

Marcus Johansson       Full-time Officer

Kristen Burgess          Part-time Officer

Linda Newcomb          Part-time Officer

Damian Shanley            Part-time Officer

Tyler Alves            Part-time Officer

Dog Officer                  

Please contact our 24-hour dispatch center at 413-625-8200
IMMEDIATELY if you witness any suspicious vehicles, people, or
activity in your neighborhood. 

If the situation is an emergency please call 911.


Moving Wildlife

Info from the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife... click here for a .PDF flyer.