Police Department

Click here to read Police Response to Asian Community in Need, 3/19/21.

Click here to view the zoom video of the "Get to Know Your Police Dept. Forum" held 7/28/20.

Click here to view Shutesbury Police Logs.



Vision Statement

"The Shutesbury Police Department hopes to empower the residents with feelings of confidence and security through PREVENTION and EDUCATION, ultimately enhancing communication and understanding between the community and their Police officers."



if you witness any suspicious vehicles, people, or activity in your neighborhood,
contact our 24-hour dispatch center at 413-625-8200 immediately.

If the situation is an emergency, call 911.


Non-Emergency Contact

  • General:   259-1279 (at Town Hall)  / (413) 625-8200 (regional dispatch center)
  • Dog Officer:  259-1279



2015 South County Police Services Survey


   2004: Report of the Shutesbury Police Department Review Committee

   2005 Shared Police Chief Warrant

   Draft Structure for Shared Police Chief

   2005 Recorder Article: Leverett Says "No" To Shared Police Chief


Moving Wildlife

Info from the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife... click here for a .PDF flyer.