June, 2016

May, 2016

  • 23 May

    Dover Police Investigate Elementary School Bomb Threat

    At approx 9:55am on Monday, May 23, 2016, the Chickering Elementary School received an automated bomb threat telephone call. This was one of the multiple automated bomb threats that were broadcast to several school districts …

March, 2016

  • 31 March

    Audio: Dover Fire Chief John M Hughes Retirement Send Off

    The radio traffic for the nightly tone test on the Dover Fire radio frequency on Thursday, March 31, 2016 – Dover Fire Chief John M. “Jay” Hughes’ last day.

  • 31 March

    Tubwreck Road Vegetation Fire

    For immediate release: DOVER, MA – On Thursday, March 31, 2016, the Dover Police and Fire Departments responded to a vegetation fire in the woods near the intersection of Abbott Road …

November, 2015

October, 2015

  • 30 October

    Halloween Safety Tips

    The Dover Police Department will be out across town assisting with traffic and safety for Trick or Treat 2015. We encourage adult supervision and offer several tips to...

  • 21 October

    IRS Impersonation Scam Returns

    Since the expiration of income tax extension period on October 15, we have been receiving numerous reports from residents who have received calls from people claiming to be from the IRS. This is a frequent and well documented scam where the caller tries to...

  • 19 October

    The ‘5 to Drive’ Campaign Helps Parents Protect Teen Drivers

    The Dover Police are joining with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to promote the “5 to Drive” campaign during National Teen Driver Safety Week. The campaign aims to help...

September, 2015