Department News


End of Year video created by Town Hall

Happy New Year everyone, please stay safe!

The 2019 'Tyngsborough Town Employees' Holiday Credits

To close out the year, a thank you to the people who make this Town possible everyday.

Posted by Tyngsborough, Massachusetts on Monday, December 30, 2019

Arrests / criminal charges filed via summons process 11/24 – 12/22

Arrests

25 yr. old male of Lowell – Break & Entering of a building in the nighttime for a felony, Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order, Resisting Arrest, (3) Warrants for past charges of; (2) charges of Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order, Negligent Operation of a motor vehicle

30 yr. old male of Lowell – Assault & Battery (Intimate partner), Malicious destruction of Property over $1,200, Resisting Arrest, Wanton Destruction of Property

35 yr. old male of Tyngsborough – Assault & Battery on a family member, Destruction of Property over $1,200, Intimidation of a Witness

26 yr. old female of Tyngsborough – Assault & Battery (Intimate Partner) 

18 yr. old male of Tyngsborough – Armed Burglary & Assault, Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, Malicious Destruction to a motor vehicle

18 yr. old male of Tyngsborough – Unarmed Burglary & Assault, Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon

19 yr. old male of Doylestown, PA – Armed Burglary & Assault, Armed Robbery, Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, Possession of Class B Drug

27 yr. old male of Lowell – Warrant for past charge of Assault & Battery on Household member

49 yr. old male of Wilmington, MA – Warrant for past charge of OUI Liquor, and Operating with a revoked drivers license.  Also summoned for new charges of; Operating a motor vehicle with a revoked registration, and uninsured vehicle.

Summons

63 yr. old male of Philadelphia, PA – Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order

64 yr. old male of Pepperell – Leaving the Scene of Property Damage

23 yr. old male of Dracut – Reckless Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Failure to stop for Police, Throwing Trash from motor vehicle

33 yr. old male of Tyngsborough – Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle

39 yr. old male of Lowell – Unlicensed Operation of a motor vehicle, No Inspection Sticker

25 yr. old male of Lowell – Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order

57 yr. old male of Tyngsborough – Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license

25 yr. old male of Lowell – Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order

48 yr. old male of Lowell – Operation an uninsured, unregistered motor vehicle

44 yr. old male of Lowell – Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license

28 yr. old male of Lowell – Larceny under $1,200

23 yr. old male of Lowell – Operating a motor vehicle with a suspended drivers license

Juvenile male of Lowell – Carrying a weapon on Campus

 

All defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law

 

No Shave November fundraiser; Thank you!

Thank you to all Tyngsborough Police department members who participated in “No Shave November” and donated to this great cause, in exchange for growing their beards in November.   The efforts of the officers, and the generous contributions of businesses and individuals in our community resulted in raising $1,725.00 for St. Jude Children’s Hospital, the Prevent Cancer Foundation, and Fight Colorectal Cancer.  A special thanks to Officer Daniel Campbell for initiating and coordinating this fundraiser.

The success of this fundraiser is another testament to the dedication of our officers, and the generosity and support of the community we serve. 

 

Thank you again,

Chief Howe

In picture from left to right;   Sgt. Ken Healey, Ofc. Dan Campbell, Ofc. Timothy Sullivan, Ofc. Nathan Abdallah

 

Public street parking ban

There is a public street parking ban in effect for the duration of the storm.  Please help us make the Tyngsborough Highway Department’s job a little easier, vehicles parked on public roadways are subject to being towed at the owner’s expense.

Thank you.

Press release; Three men arrested on multiple charges

Tyngsborough Police Department

Chief Richard D. Howe

20 Westford Road
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
 
Tyngsborough PD
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019
Media Contact: John Guilfoil
Phone: 617-993-0003
Email: john@jgpr.net

Tyngsborough Police Arrest Three Men for Aggravated Burglary, Armed Robbery

TYNGSBOROUGH — Chief Richard Howe reports that the Tyngsborough Police Department arrested three men in connection with an incident that occurred early Sunday morning.
 
As a result of an investigation:
 
IAN FINNILA, AGE 18, OF TYNGSBOROUGH was arrested and charged with:
  • Aggravated Burglary
  • Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon
LUKE O’BRIEN FORMAN, AGE 19 OF DOYLESTOWN, PENN. was arrested and charged with:
  • Aggravated Burglary
  • Armed Robbery
  • Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon
  • Possession of a Class B Drug
JOHN GILET, AGE 18, OF TYNGSBOROUGH was arrested and charged with
  • Aggravated Burglary
  • Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon
  • Malicious Destruction of Property over $1,200
On Sunday, Dec. 1 at 2:42 a.m., Tyngsborough Police were called to a location on Groton Road for a report of vandalism, with suspects seen in a gray Land Rover vehicle.
After an investigation, police found the vehicle and the suspects and took the suspects into custody. The investigation determined that there was an altercation between the suspects and a Groton Road resident. The suspects allegedly entered the victim’s home without permission. During the dispute, GILET allegedly vandalized the victim’s vehicle, and the suspects allegedly assaulted the victim by kicking and punching him and assaulting him with objects, including a metal water bottle.
The victim and suspects are believed to be known to each other.
The incident remains under active investigation by Tyngsborough Police, and additional information will be released as it becomes available. If anyone has any information about this incident, they are asked to call the Tyngsborough Police Department at 978-649-7504.