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Junior Police Academy *Update*

Friday May 24, 2019

Due to the overwhelming response to this summer's Junior Police Academy and a delay in posting the beginning sign-up date at some locations, students will be selected to attend the academy based on a lottery process.  The final date to...

Traffic Advisory: Main Street Roadwork

Tuesday March 26, 2019

Beginning this Thursday, March 28th, National Grid will begin an extensive project on Main Street between Forest St. and Salem St. For several weeks, traffic will be reduced to 1 lane on...

A Parent’s Guide to Teen Dating Violence

Wednesday March 13, 2019

On Thursday, February 28th, 2019, the domestic violence prevention agency RESPOND, in partnership with the Malden Police Department, hosting a workshop that was geared towards parents and caregivers of teens adolescents, and it provided...

Winter Parking Restrictions Begin January 19th

Friday January 18, 2019

The City of Malden has announced that Winter Parking restrictions will begin on Saturday, January 19th at 12 Noon. These restrictions will continue until April 1st and will be enforced 24 hours a...

Public Advisory - Threats Scam

Thursday January 10, 2019

The Malden PD has recently seen an increase in many types of fraud related reports. Most recently, MPD received a report about what was described as “Gang members” trying to elicit money from people by using their personal information to threaten...

Malden PD Participates in #NoShaveNovember Campaign

Tuesday October 30, 2018

Malden PD officers will be joining first responders from across Red Sox Nation for the @HomeBase, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program's First Responder #...

Army Fitness Games

Friday September 28, 2018

Come and join the Malden Police Department and the Malden Department of Recreation as they host the Army Fitness Games at the MacDonal Stadium on September 29th, 2018, from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" Campaign

Saturday August 11, 2018

The Malden Police Department will increase impaired driving patrols on local roads with grant funds from the Highway Safety Division of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS).  Malden Police will join local departments across...


Wednesday July 25, 2018

An IRS Telephone Scam is circulating around Malden. We have received several complaints of...

Hurricane Preparedness Information

Thursday July 19, 2018

Know Your Evacuation Zone

Massachusetts has established hurricane evacuation zones in each of the state’s coastal communities.  These zones, designated as Zone A, Zone B and Zone C, identify the areas of coastal communities...

Promotional Ceremony

Friday April 20, 2018

A promotional ceremony was held at Malden Police Headquarters on April 20th.  During the ceremony, Officer Paul McLeod was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.  Sergeant McLeod is a 23 year veteran of the force and will be assigned to the patrol...

Passing of Canine Klaus

Monday April 2, 2018

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of police canine Klaus.  Klaus was a crucial resource to the department and worked alongside Officer Mike Polston.  Klaus was a German Shepard and graduated from the Massachusetts State Police...

Flood Safety

Thursday January 11, 2018

With anticipated heavy rainfall over the next few days, please review...

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" Campaign

Friday December 15, 2017

The Malden Police Department was awarded a special grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS) to increase the number of impaired driving patrols during the holiday season. Malden police will join local police...

Winter Driving Tips

Tuesday December 12, 2017

Safe Winter Driving

Winter driving can be hazardous and scary, especially in northern regions that get

a lot of snow and ice. Additional preparations can help make a trip safer, or help

motorists deal with an...

Winter Storm Safety

Tuesday December 12, 2017

With winter weather upon us, the Malden Police Department urges all...

MPD Welcomes Three New Officers

Thursday November 9, 2017

Malden PD recently welcomed three new officers to the force.  Officers Salvatore Paci, Noelle Bowie-Pierce, and Amanda Grenier graduated from the Lowell Police Academy on November 3rd after 24 weeks of training.  The officers were sworn in by the...

Two Recent Bank Robbery Arrests

Monday October 16, 2017

On October 6th, Malden PD officers responded to 876 Main St. for a reported bank robbery in progress.  Upon arrival, officers were able to obtain a suspect description and witness statements that reported seeing a man fitting that same...