Welcome to the Granby Police Department Web Blog

The Granby Police Department would like to welcome you to our web blog. The purpose of the blog is to keep you informed on current information. This Page is designed to compliment our web page. Please check back often for updates.

Parking Ban in Effect Starting at 10pm this Evening

Posted by Sgt O on 01 Feb 2015 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that the Parking Ban will be in effect from 10pm today, February 1st, until Tuesday Feb 3rd at 4pm. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Town of Granby (MA) Full-time Dispatcher Opening

Posted by Sgt O on 29 Jan 2015 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department is in the process of hiring a full time dispatcher. Dispatchers are Union employees. Accordingly, they pay dues and are subject to the terms of a collective bargaining agreement. The starting pay for a fulltime dispatcher is approximately $34,300. Starting benefits currently include two weeks vacation, three personal days, paid sick leave, clothing allowance and education benefits.

Granby dispatch is an E911 PSAP that utilizes PowerPhone EMD protocols. Prior public safety dispatch training and experience is preferred but not mandatory.

Interested applicants must complete an application and provide a letter of interest to Chief of Police Alan Wishart no later than February 20th at 12:00PM. Applicants are encouraged to supply a resume’ and letters of recommendation. Applications are available online at www.granbypd.org or at the Granby Public Safety complex located at 259A East State Street, Granby, MA.

Questions regarding this position can be emailed to awishart@granbypd.org.

Resident K-9 stops by Police Station to say Happy New Year

Posted by Sgt O on 31 Dec 2014 | Tagged as: general

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On Wednesday December 31, 2014, the Granby Police Department had a resident stop by to wish the Department a Happy New Year. Hunter was brought to the station when he was found by a passerby who was concerned for his safety. After coming in to the lobby and jumping up on the counter to wish everyone a Happy New Year, Hunter was returned home to his family. At this time, the Granby Police Department would like to wish everyone a Happy and Safe New Year.

Granby Police to Increase Traffic Patrols During Holiday Season

Posted by Sgt O on 15 Dec 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department announced today that officers will be out in full force over the next few weeks in a continued effort to stop impaired driving, and promote traffic safety, in support of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization, funded by a federal grant from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) administered through the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Highway Safety Division.

The focus of the increased patrols is to combine extra traffic enforcement, provide public information, and community outreach to reduce motor vehicle-related fatalities, injuries and economic loss. The Granby Police Department wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season and reminds everyone to celebrate the holidays responsibly.

Parking Ban in Effect November 26th at 2PM

Posted by Sgt O on 26 Nov 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that the Parking Ban will be in effect from 2pm today, November 26th, until tomorrow at noon. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Town of Granby (MA) Full-time Dispatcher opening

Posted by Sgt O on 13 Nov 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department is in the process of hiring a full time dispatcher. Dispatchers are Union employees. Accordingly they pay dues and are subject to the terms of the collective bargaining agreement. The starting pay for a fulltime dispatcher is approximately $34,300. Starting benefits currently include two weeks vacation, three personal days, paid sick leave, clothing allowance and education benefits.

Granby dispatch is an E911 PSAP that utilizes PowerPhone EMD protocols. Prior dispatch training and employment is preferred but not mandatory.

Interested applicants need to fill out an application and provide a letter of interest to Chief of Police Alan Wishart no later than December 1st at 12:00PM. Applicants are encouraged to supply a resume’ and letters of recommendation. Applications are available online at www.granbypd.org or at the Granby Public Safety complex located at 259A East State Street, Granby, MA.

Questions regarding this position can be emailed to awishart@granbypd.org.

Granby Police to Increase Traffic Patrols with the Assistance of Traffic Grant

Posted by Sgt O on 08 Oct 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department announced today that officers will be out in full force over the next few weeks in a continued effort to reduce speed and aggressive driving, in support of the Fall 2014, Speed and Aggressive Driving Mobilization. The increased patrols have been funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Securities, Highway Safety Division, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The focus of the increased patrols is to combine extra traffic enforcement, provide public information, and community outreach to reduce motor vehicle-related fatalities, injuries and economic loss. As the Holiday Seasons approach, the Granby Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season and remind everyone to celebrate responsibly.

Granby Police Scheduling Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Class

Posted by Sgt O on 02 Oct 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department is in the process of arranging a Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) Class. A copy of the brochure explaining the course can found on the Granby Police Department’s Website Home Page. Any women interested in registering for this course should contact Officer Kurt Carpenter at the Granby Police Department, kcarpenter@granbypd.org or 413-467-9222

Granby Police Department Announces Recent Promotions

Posted by Sgt O on 20 Sep 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department would like to congratulate Steve Marion on his recent promotion to Sergeant. We would also like to congratulate Ryan Senecal on becoming the newest full-time police officer and Michelle Palmeri as the newest part-time police officer.

Granby Police to Increase Traffic Patrols with the Assistance of Traffic Grant

Posted by Sgt O on 13 Aug 2014 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department announced today that officers will be out in full force over the next few weeks in a continued effort to stop impaired driving, and promote traffic safety, in support of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilization, funded by a federal grant from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) administered through the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Highway Safety Division.

The focus of the increased patrols is to combine extra traffic enforcement, provide public information, and community outreach to reduce motor vehicle-related fatalities, injuries and economic loss. The Granby Police Department wishes everyone a safe and happy remainder of the summer and reminds everyone to celebrate the upcoming holiday responsibly.

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