Posted on: January 19, 2017

Police Investigating Assault of Teenager

Hingham, MA – Police are investigating an assault on a teenage girl by a man on North Street Wednesday night. The man grabbed the girl, pulling her pants down. The girl fought back and the man ran away.

The incident occurred on January 18, 2017 at ap...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Local Businesses to Help Support Hingham Police K-9s

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Hingham - Two Hingham businesses are generously helping to support the Hingham Police K-9 Unit this weekend, January 21 - 22, 2017.  

On Saturday, stop into Pure Barre where they are offering a free open house with donations for classes directly benef...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Daytime House Break on Deerfield Rd

Hingham, MA - Detectives are investigating a house break that occurred during the day on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. 

It took place between 6:30am and 4:15pm. The suspect(s) gained entry to the home by walking around to the back of the house and forcin...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Five Arrested After Organized Retail Theft of Display Phones

Five people were arrested Thursday night after an organized retail theft in which the group simultaneously grabbed at least 20 display iPhones from the Apple Store and ran. Four of those arrested were juveniles.

The incident occurred Thursday, December 15,...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Donation from Pink Patch Sales to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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The Hingham Police Department was proud to support the fight against breast cancer with the sale of commemorative pink patches shoulder patches as part of the Pink Patch Project. This week, we presented a donation of $2,000 from the proceeds from the sale...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Break Into Route 3A Business

A business on Route 3A was broken into Saturday night. The suspect(s) forced open the front door that faces the road and stole cash.

On Saturday December 10, 2016 at 11:35pm the owner of the Hingham Lobster Pound on Broad Cove Road (Route 3A) received a ca...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Resident Falls Victim to Sweepstakes Scam

     A 75 year old resident fell victim last week to a familiar sweepstakes scam by phone. Although he did not send any money, he did provide sensitive personal information that will likely be used for identity theft.

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Hingham Restaurant Recognized Phone Scam Attempt

Hingham, MA - A Hingham restaurant reported a familiar scam attempt by phone. The manager recognized it as a scam and did not send any money. Earlier this year, two other Hingham restaurants fell victim to similar scams and sent money.

Restaurants, many of...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

Fatal Pedestrian Crash on George Washington Blvd.

Hingham, MA – Police are investigating a crash in which a pedestrian died after being struck by a truck Monday on George Washington Boulevard in front of the Hingham District Courthouse.

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Police Officer Examination Announced

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Human Resources Division, has announced the 2017 examination  for Police Officer and State Trooper will be held on Saturday March 25, 2017.  The application deadline is February 21 and individuals can a...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Break into Hingham Business

Hingham, MA – An overnight traffic stop led to the arrest of a Taunton man and a Brockton woman for a break into a Hingham gas station which had not yet been reported.

On October 12, 2016 at 2:46am, Officer James Brady noticed a car on North St. in H...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

Hingham Police Sergeant Completes First Line Supervisor Training at Roger Williams University.

Bristol, R.I. - The Justice System Training and Research Institute at Roger Williams University in Bristol, RI, in partnership with the New England Association of Chiefs of Police, recently recognized Sergeant Philip P. Emmott of the Hingham, MA Police De...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Hingham Police Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Hingham, MA – The Hingham Police are proud to have joined the Pink Patch Project, a public awareness campaign designed to bring attention to the fight against breast cancer and support breast cancer research and treatment. Officers may replace their shoul...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Man Arrested in Assault on Elderly Woman

Hingham, MA – A man has been arrested in connection with the break in and sexual assault of an elderly woman. The incident took place in her Hingham home on July 28, 2016.

Following an investigation, the suspect was identified and arrested in Boston on...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Elderly Woman Assaulted in Home After Break In

Hingham, MA – An elderly woman was sexually assaulted in her home last night. The suspect, who had broken into the home, fled before Officers arrived.

On Thursday, July 28, 2016, at 9:02pm the resident called 9-1-1 reporting the incident. The suspect ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Three Injured When Truck Drives Into Hingham Restaurant

Hingham, MA – Three people were injured Friday night when a truck drove into the front of a Hingham restaurant. The truck’s driver was arrested at the scene.

On Friday, August 26, 2016 at 9:59pm Officers responded to reports that a truck drove into the...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Teens Taken to Hospital after Eating Marijuana Candy

Hingham, MA – Two teens were transported to the hospital after they called 9-1-1 for help after consuming food laced with drugs. The teens claimed they had eaten candy with marijuana.

On July 21, 2016 an 18 year old Hingham teen called 9-1-1 from a ho...Read on...

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