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Parking Ban in Effect Beginning This Afternoon at 4 PM

Posted by Sgt O on 23 Feb 2016 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 4 pm today, February 23rd, until tomorrow, February 24th at noon. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Granby Police, Fire and Ambulance Personnel Responded to a Two Car Crash in the Area of 275 East State Street

Posted by Sgt O on 22 Feb 2016 | Tagged as: general

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February 20, 2016

Granby Police, Fire and ambulance personnel responded to a two car crash in the area of 275 East State Street at approximately 2:55 PM. Responders arrived and found two vehicles had been involved in an apparent head on crash. Responders tended to the occupants of both vehicles. Ambulance personnel from Granby Ambulance, Ludlow Fire, Belchertown Fire and South Hadley Fire District 1 responded to the scene to assist. Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Belchertown responded to the scene as well. The vehicles involved in the crash included a 1997 Jeep Wrangler and a 2015 Toyota Camry. Information about the occupants of both vehicles is being withheld until families have been notified of the crash.

State Police Personnel from the Collison and Reconstruction Section have been requested and will be responding to the scene to help with the investigation.

Route 202 between Taylor Street and North Street is expected to be closed to traffic while officers investigate the cause of the crash.

February 21, 2016

Update to Route 202 crash-

The crash that occurred yesterday on Route 202 involved two vehicles. The officer’s initial investigation revealed that the 1997 Jeep was headed East and driven by Breana Monte from Chicopee. The 2015 Toyota was operated by Michael Desmith of Belchertown was headed West.

Witness’s reported observing the Jeep cross over the centerlines into oncoming traffic. The Toyota driven by Desmith was unable to avoid the collision. Occupants of both vehicles were transported to the hospital for undisclosed injuries.

Chief Alan Wishart

Parking Ban in Effect This Afternoon Beginning at 4PM

Posted by Sgt O on 15 Feb 2016 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 4 pm today, February 15th, until tomorrow, February 16th at 8am. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Parking Ban in Effect Until Tomorrow Morning

Posted by Sgt O on 08 Feb 2016 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 8 am today, February 8th, until tomorrow, February 9th at 8am. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Parking Ban Going in to Effect Today at Noon

Posted by Sgt O on 23 Jan 2016 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 12pm today, January 23rd, until tomorrow, January 24th at 8am. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Parking Ban in Effect this Afternoon at 4pm

Posted by Sgt O on 12 Jan 2016 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 4pm today, January 12th, until tomorrow, January 13th at 8am. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Ryan Barthelette Sworn in as New Part-time Patrolman

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

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Granby Town Clerk Kathy Kelly-Regan officially swore Ryan Barthelette into his new part-time patrol officer position at a ceremony held in the conference room at the public safety complex. Ryan will continue training until sometime in February. Congratulations Ryan!

Parking Ban in Effect Tonight at 9 PM

Posted by Sgt O on 28 Dec 2015 | Tagged as: general

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The Town of Granby would like to announce that a Parking Ban will be in effect from 9pm today, December 28th, until tomorrow, December 29th at 9pm. This means that there is no on-street parking allowed.

Happy Holidays!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Sgt O on 23 Dec 2015 | Tagged as: general

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The Granby Police Department would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays, and remind everyone to celebrate the season responsibly.

Officer Injured During Training

Posted by Sgt O on 10 Dec 2015 | Tagged as: general

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December 10, 2015

On the morning of November 30, 2015, the Granby Police Department was informed by the Director of the Western MA Police Academy that one of the police department’s employees had been seriously injured during a defensive tactics training session.   The officer, Shawn Rooney, had been struck in the eye with a police baton during training.  The incident occurred at the academy on the campus of STCC.  The officer was transported to the hospital for treatment.   The incident is being investigated by the MPTC and the MA State Police.

Questions related to the incident should be referred to the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security Public Information Officer Felix Browne at (617) 274-5542.

Alan Wishart

Chief of Police

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