Police are investigating a break-in at a house on Sweeney Ridge Road reported on Wednesday.…Read More
Chief Robert Bongiorno and the Bedford Police Department would like to announce that they will be taking part in the National Click…Read More
Out of an Abundance of Caution, Police will be Present at BHS Through the Week, after ‘Disruption’ and Threats on Social Media
Threats on social media from the student perpetrator of what administrators called a “disruption” at Bedford High School last Friday have engendered…Read More
Animal Control Officer Mike Leskouski would like to inform residents about a recent bear sighting reported by residents and share tips for…Read More
Evidence of at least one bear on the prowl for backyard birdseed emerged over the weekend.
The most dramatic was a clear image…Read More
Bedford Select Board Member and Community Activist Bopha Malone will share her experience as a refugee to the U.S. from escaping war-torn,…Read More
The Bedford Police Department has announced that most of its officers have completed scenario-based training, specifically focused on proper de-escalation and communication…Read More
Fire Chief David Grunes on Tuesday, advised residents to “stay off all ice” outdoors.
“Temperatures have been above average through this point in…Read More
A 25-year-old resident was located in Lexington Center Friday night about two hours after he was reported missing from his home, according…Read More
Whenever times are hard, predators are in the shadows trying to exploit the unfortunate.
There has been a recent rash of fraudulent state…Read More
Bedford first responders late Monday afternoon rescued an out-of-town resident who became disabled while walking the network of wooded trails south of…Read More
Police Chief Robert Bongiorno, Fire Chief David Grunes, and Health and Human Services Director Heidi Porter would like to share safety tips…Read More
Under threatening skies with a brisk breeze out of the northeast, Bedford firefighters joined fire departments across the Commonwealth to pay tribute…Read More
Police Chief Robert Bongiorno and Fire Chief David Grunes wish to remind residents that September is National Preparedness Month and provide the…Read More
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan Launches New Task Force to Address Incidents of Hate and Bias
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced the launch of her new Anti-Hate, Anti-Bias Task Force to address the increase of hateful, biased,…Read More
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced direct assistance grants to fire departments nationwide through the agency’s FY2020 Assistance to Firefighters Grant…Read More
The Bedford School Department has announced its calendar for the 2020-2021 school year.
New teachers will report on August 27, with Arena Day…Read More
What will the Bedford Police Department look like in three years?
A strategic planning process is underway to help answer that question. And…Read More
Editor's Note: This is the third in a series of articles about the Bedford Police Department – its philosophy, values, personnel, partnership,…Read More
Bedford police don’t profess to be experts on social problems.
But they are first responders, which often necessitates strong connections with those experts…Read More
As cities and towns across the country grapple with fundamental questions about policing, Bedford Police Chief Robert Bongiorno thinks his department is…Read More
There are a lot of questions looming about how the Bedford school scene will look 12 weeks from now. Will the classrooms…Read More
Bedford Fire Chief David Grunes congratulated Dias and Class 282, “Firefighter Charlie Dias completed an intense nine-week training program in fire behavior,…Read More
Few arrests and vehicle stops. Staggered shifts and no roll call. Concern about exposure. More calls related to mental health.
The Covid-19 pandemic…Read More
Chief Robert Bongiorno and Chief David Grunes would like to recognize the town’s public safety dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.