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Street Sweeping Resumes May 1st

Tuesday April 25, 2017

Malden's street sweeping program resumes on Monday, 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...

Prescription Drug Take Back - April 29th

Tuesday April 25, 2017

On April 29th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Malden Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired...

Community Alert: Abuse of Common Cold Medicine

Sunday April 9, 2017

Malden Police have noticed a recent uptick in abuse of common cold medicine combined with alcohol and/or drugs.  Parents of middle school and high school aged children should take the time to discuss the dangers of drug abuse with their children...

Promotional Ceremony

Thursday March 23, 2017

A promotional ceremony was held at Malden Police Headquarters on March 17th. ...

City Hall Construction - Pedestrian Traffic

Thursday March 2, 2017

On Thursday, March 2nd, Jefferson Apartment Group will install construction site fencing around the 3.2 acre site that encompasses City Hall, the old Police Station and the First Church to begin demolition. Pedestrians will have no access to the...

Emergency Alert Signup

Wednesday March 15, 2017

In the event of an emergency or if there is important information that we need to convey to our residents or businesses, we want you to stay connected with the City of Malden. Sign up for our Emergency Alerts and never miss important information...

Police Warn Of ‘Can You Hear Me?’ Phone Scam

Monday January 30, 2017

Please review a recent CBS Boston / WBZ Channel 4 news report:

Police are warning about a new scheme in which the fraudster asks “Can you hear me?” The aim is to get the caller to say “yes,” which is recorded and used to authorize credit...

Crime Alert: Snowblower Thefts

Wednesday January 11, 2017

Numerous snowblower thefts have been reported in the city over the past few weeks.  The thefts are believed to be occurring during daytime hours.  

Malden Police suggest the following crime prevention tips:

  • Record the serial...

Promotional Ceremony

Friday January 20, 2017

A promotional ceremony was held at Malden Police Headquarters on January...

Malden Police Execute Search Warrant at Local Business

Monday January 9, 2017

After a lengthy investigation by detectives, a search warrant was granted for Verdone's Pizza at 24 Eastern Ave.  The warrant was executed on January 6th at approximately 4:00pm.  Upon securing the business by detectives, a customer was stopped...

Crime Alert: Vehicle Break-Ins

Thursday March 23, 2017

There has been a recent uptick in vehicle break-ins across the city.  These incidents are occurring primarily during the overnight hours.  Malden Police urge all residents and visitors to lock your car doors and to not leave...

Malden Police Offer Support to Teen Battling Cancer

Thursday December 22, 2016

The Malden Police Department joined other area agencies in supporting Malden teenager Haley Ledbury in her battle against a rare form of bone cancer.  Haley and her family were given a police escort from their home to police headquarters at 800...

Winter Parking

Saturday December 17, 2016

Winter parking restrictions are in effect from November 1st until April 1st.  Click here for more information.

When it is determined that parked vehicles may impede the plowing or removal of...