We are proud to announce the upcoming Danvers Police Department 2016 D.A.R.E. Golf Tournament at Ferncroft Country Club on Monday, September 19, 2016 and would like take this opportunity to invite you to participate in this year’s tournament by playing on a team, sponsoring a hole, or making a donation toward our raffle.
On July 6, at approximately 14:20, Danvers Police Department responded to a report of an unarmed robbery at the Align Credit Union, 110 Newbury St (Route 1 South). An unidentified white male, approximately 5’8”-6’, believed to be in his 20s or early 30s, wearing a Pittsburgh Penguins hockey sweater and white flat brim Boston Red Sox hat, had fled the scene prior to police arrival. Surveillance images of the suspect are being released at this time. This is an active investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Danvers Police Department at 978.774.1212 or utilize our anonymous tip platform by texting tip411 (847411), typing the code word DanversPD in the body of the message, and adding your tip. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.danverspolice.com/text-a-tip.
The Danvers Water Dept. is currently working on a water break in the Woodvale area. The issue is widespread, affecting service in many areas, and is being addressed.
Swing by The Danvers High School next Saturday, June 18th between 9am-12pm for the Danvers Kiwanis Club Bike Rodeo and Car Seat Safety Check!
On March 15, 2016 at 12:37 pm, the Danvers Police were notified by a concerned citizen who reported a possible body floating in the Mill Pond. Arriving officers did discover the lifeless body of an unknown individual floating in the pond. Danvers detectives along with Massachusetts State Police detectives assigned to the Essex County District Attorney’s Office arrived on scene to conduct the investigation. Danvers Firefighters, utilizing cold water rescue gear, were able to retrieve the victim from the pond. As of this time, this individual has not been identified and his remains have been sent to the Medical Examiner’s office to determine cause of death and to assist in the identification process. Danvers Chief of Police Patrick M. Ambrose stated “We have checked the description of this individual against our internal missing person reports and various other local police department’s files but we have found no matches. We are currently working with State Police detectives in broadening our search efforts to identify him. I am hopeful that we can quickly make the identification so we can get him back to his family. At this time, the cause of death is unknown and we will be awaiting the results from the Medical Examiner’s office.”