ROWLEY — Police Chief Scott Dumas wishes to offer the following thoughts on the actions of police that led to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week: “The behavior of the Minneapolis police officers who, through their direct action as well as their inaction, took the life of George Floyd was sickening to […]
Chief Scott A. Dumas would like to recognize the town’s public safety Communications Specialists during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.
Chief Scott A. Dumas reports a Wenham woman was arrested on Thursday after refusing to obey officers and leading them on a pursuit. CHRISTINE ANN WILDES, AGE 52, OF WENHAM, was arrested and charged with: Failure to Stop Operating to Endanger Disorderly Conduct Resisting Arrest Operating Under the Influence (Liquor) At approximately 1:55 p.m. on Thursday, […]
Chief Scott A. Dumas would like to remind residents to be vigilant of potential scams around COVID-19, like requesting donations or selling products claiming to cure, prevent or detect the virus. Residents should not partake in any COVID-19 testing from door-to-door solicitors, people who approach them at grocery stores or other community venues, solicitors who […]
ROWLEY — The Town of Rowley announces all public buildings and town offices are closed to the public until further notice per order of the Rowley Board of Selectmen. These actions have been taken to advance social distancing measures and as a precaution against coronavirus.