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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...

National Drug Take-back Day 10/27/18

Saturday October 27, 2018

Malden Police and Malden Board of Health are hosting the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Take-Back Day on Saturday October 27, 2018 from 10 AM-2PM at the Malden Police Station, 800 Eastern Avenue....

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...

JAG Grant

Thursday August 10, 2017

The Malden Police Department is applying for funds through the Bureau of Justice Assistance.  This grant, also known as JAG grant, will offer directed overtime patrols of hotspot areas.  Any opportunity for comment can be directed to Captain Marc...

MPD Wins Pulling for Hope!

Monday September 25, 2017

Several MPD officers participated in the American Cancer Society's Pulling for Hope event on September 24th at Logan Airport.  The officers moved a Jet Blue airplane in 8.66 seconds and won the challenge!  The win was dedicated to fellow Officer...

Street Sweeping Resumes May 1st

Thursday April 19, 2018

Malden's street sweeping program resumes on Tuesday, May 1st.   The Department of Public Works sweepers will remove dirt and debris on an ongoing, regular basis through November 1st. We would ask residents to take a moment to familiarize...