Our Mission:
To promote an atmosphere of partnership with the community, working together toward the common goal of protecting life and property. We are determined to enhance the overall quality of life through mutual trust, respect, and the fair and equitable enforcement of the laws while carefully safeguarding the dignity of all.



 "Keep the Holidays Happy. Drive Sober."

The Executive Office of Public Safety and Security's Highway Safety Division has begun a public awareness campaign to discourage citizens of the Commonwealth from driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, particularly during the holidays. Please take a moment to watch the Public Service Announcement above and help us  "Keep the Holidays Happy. Drive Sober."

Happy Holidays



Get Involved & Stay Informed! - APD NEWS

  • Ashland Half Marathon - 10/26/14 - Road Closure Information Sunday 10/26/14Due to the running of the Ashland Half Marathon, the following road closures will take place;-Pleasant St. 10 am to 2 pm -Cedar St. 10 ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2014, 2:45 AM by Officer Michael Vinciulla
  • EBOLA Links and Information Residents looking for information on the ongoing concern of the EBOLA virus should utilize the following links from the CDC.CDC EBOLA InformationCDC Ebola Fact Sheet
    Posted Oct 17, 2014, 9:33 PM by Officer Michael Vinciulla
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EBOLA Links and Information

Residents looking for information on the ongoing concern of the EBOLA virus should utilize the following links from the CDC.


CDC Ebola Fact Sheet

Property Disposal 

In accordance with Massachusetts General Law, unclaimed and abandoned property will be sold by means of an online auction by PROPERTY ROOM.com (www.propertyroom.com). The property may include bicycles, jewelry, televisions, computer equipment, electronics, tools, watches, cameras, apparel, and other unclaimed property. The items to be auctioned are in "AS IS" condition and are in no way guaranteed or under warranty by the Ashland Police Department or the Town of Ashland.

Any person who believes they may have unclaimed property being held by the Ashland Police Department (or is currently up for auction), should contact the department immediately at 1-508-881-1212 to determine if they have a claim to the property (proof of ownership will be required).

MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL LAWS

regarding property found, recovered, or abandoned and now in the possession of or reported to the police department.

CHAPTER 134: SECTION 1. Report of lost money or goods by finder.

CHAPTER 135: SECTION 7. Property taken by police officers from persons under arrest; disposition

CHAPTER 135: SECTION 8. Unclaimed property in possession of police department; sale at public auction; notice

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U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Victim Notification Program
ICE along with the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) administers a Victim Notification Program which allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain reliable and timely information regarding criminal alien's release from custody.

Click on this link for more information: http://www.ice.gov/victim-notification/

Crash Reports

Ashland Police Crash Report Requests

 Click on the link above to access the new APD Crash Report Request System

Department Forms

Ashland Police Records Division - Scroll to the bottom of the page for useful department forms.