Records

Hours of Operation
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:00AM - 4:00PM. 
Wednesday 8:00AM - 3:00PM,
Friday 8:00AM - 2:00PM
 

Records Request


If you need to obtain a copy of a motor vehicle crash report, all reports are accessible within 72 hours on BuyCrash.com.

For all other reports or public records requests please come in person to fill out a records request or print the form here, or email your request to policerecords@hpd.org. Reports will be released if the law allows.


Public Access Laws


Public access to state and local government records is governed by Massachusetts General Law c.66 section 10. The Freedom of Information Act is a federal law that pertains to the access of federal government records. Massachusetts Public Records Law provides that every person has a right of access to public information, this right of access includes the right to inspect, copy or have copies of records provided upon payment of a fee. All data and information is considered public records unless it falls into 1 of the 18 exemptions. CORI information is not a public record.