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The Yarmouth Police Department proudly employs a dedicated group of professional men and women who work daily in a concerted effort to deliver the best possible policing services to our residents, business community and our visitors…
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Community Policing Award

The Yarmouth Police Department has received the New England Association of Chiefs of Police Community Policing Award for 2012 and was presented with the extraordinary award during a special ceremony on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Yarmouth Police Headquarters.
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The Yarmouth Police Canine Unit was the first established canine unit on Cape Cod and originally deployed three canine teams. Yarmouth canine teams attended a sixteen week canine academy and are certified to assist patrol in various aspects of police work.  The most common functions of the Canine Unit are…

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DRIVER CHARGED AFTER FALLING ASLEEP AND CRASHING THROUGH JUNGLE GYMS

On Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:48AM multiple 911 callers reported a vehicle had left the roadway and crashed through the exterior properties of the Mill Store and the Super 8 Motel located on Route 28/East Main Street in West Yarmouth.

Yarmouth Police and Firefighters arrived at the scene and secured the area and investigated the crash. The driver was not seriously injured and reported that she had fallen asleep.

Over $10,000 in damage occurred to the properties involved which were fencing, two jungle gyms, a pergola, and landscaping.

None of the violations are arrestable offenses under these circumstances in Massachusetts.

Operator was cited and charged with the following:

Refer To Summons: 16-1030-AR

Summons: JESSICA LYNN ENOS Age: 26
Address: 129 FALMOUTH HGTSRD Apt. #20 FALMOUTH, MA
Charges: OPERATING A MV NEGLIGENTLY SO AS TO ENDANGER
MARKED LANES VIOLATION
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Proactive-Anti Crime Unit Officer Capture Wanted Pennsylvania Fugitive

On Thursday, September 29, 2016, at 3:41PM Yarmouth Police Department Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Patrol Officer Nicholas Ambrosini observed a 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee MA registration 559TL6 on RT28 in the area of Higgins Crowell Road in West Yarmouth operating with an excessively loud and defective muffler system.

A nationwide computerized check of the license plate indicated it was stolen.

Fellow Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Patrol Officer Christopher VanNess spotted the vehicle touring in to a business parking lot and Officer VanNess ordered the male driver out of the vehicle and placed him in handcuffs

Additional computerized checks confirmed the vehicle was stolen and that the driver had a warrant for his arrest as well as a suspended Pennsylvania Driver’s License.

An inventory of the vehicle noted multiple corner cut baggies with white residue.

It was further learned that the driver had an extraditable warrant out of Pennsylvania for fleeing after being convicted on felony drug charges. The Dauphin County Criminal Investigation Unit was contacted and confirmed extradition.

Suspect was transported to Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters, held overnight, and arraigned today in the Barnstable District Court.

Refer To Arrest: 16-1026-AR

Arrest: ALLAN PHILLIPS Age: 22
Address: 108 CAMP ST YARMOUTH, MA
Charges: RECEIVE STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE
UNLICENSED OPERATION OF MV
OPERATING A MV WITH DEFECTIVE EQUIPMENT
WARRANT
FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE ON COURT WARRANT
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THE FLEET IS IN!!!!

Seven former Yarmouth Police Department cruisers are Ready to Roll on to their next mission!

These vehicles and numeorus other items will be sold at our annual town of Yarmouth Auction tomorrow morning starting at 9AM at YPD Headquarters!

THE PRICE IS RIGHT SO COME ON DOWN!

2009 Ford Taurus
2008 Ford Crown Vic Police Interceptor
2004 Ford Crown Vic Police Interceptor
2003 Chevy Impala
2000 Ford Crown Vic Police Interceptor
1998 Ford Windstar Base
1997 Ford Crown Vic
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Yarmouth Police Announce National Community Policing Week 2016

Community Policing emphasizes partnerships with the community and other governmental agencies; problem solving and prioritization; and most importantly a return to the emphasis on prevention and a focus on accountability.

The Yarmouth Police Department is the 2nd largest police department on Cape Cod and the Islands and we are proud to participate in National Community Policing Week 2016.

We are an Award Winning Community Policing Agency and in addition to our list on ongoing year-round specialized community policing initiatives and programs, we will be conducting specialized programs each day of this special week designed to strengthen our existing partnerships and continue to build trust and respect through excellence in policing with transparency and inclusion.

This is a list of some of our events for the week:

MONDAY Motor Vehicle Education and Enforcement: conducted in school zones and throughout the community. Uniformed Officers will stop vehicles for traffic violations and hand out educational information about community policing and National Community Policing Week as well as Subway gift certificates donated by Frank and Joe Mastramano of Subway on Route 28 in South Yarmouth; as well as free ice cream certificates donated by Alan and Aiden Delaney and Family of the Skipper Restaurant in South Yarmouth.

TUESDAY Drug Education and Rehabilitation: Special Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Officers will team up with Certified Drug Counselors and visit with drug users and their families offering help, support, and rides to rehab centers.

WEDNESDAY Walking Wednesday Foot Patrols: Police Officers on all shifts; as well as Bicycle Patrol Officers, will conduct Walk and Talk foot patrol walking beats of all businesses, plazas, parks, and schools handing out community policing education and crime prevention tips.

THURSDAY Dog Walkers Crime Watch and Police Station Tour: Citizens who own a dog will meet at Yarmouth Police Headquarters at 5PM and be given training on how to look for and report suspicious activity when they are walking their furry friend. All dogs will be given a special Yarmouth Police Dog Walker Crime Watch bandanna and a special tour of Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters.

FRIDAY Coffee with the Cops: Yarmouth Police Officers will be present at numerous coffee shops to serve coffee and meet with citizens as part of National Coffee with the Cops Day.

This media release was prepared and distributed by the Command Staff of the Yarmouth Police Department. For further information please call the Office of the Chief of Police at 508-775-0445 extension 2115 or email us at info@yarmouthpolice.com
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