The mission of the Montague Police Department is to promote, preserve, and deliver quality services and to ensure the safety of all members of our community. We are constantly working to bring the community and the Police Department closer. By working together we are able to accomplish our goals and make this a safer community to live in and visit.
The Montague Police Department provides a 24 hour, 7 day a week service to the five villages of Montague. The police department is located in the Montague Public Safety Complex located at 180 Turnpike Road in Turners Falls, MA. The police department has the responsibility for maintaining a 24hr 7 day a week 911 police dispatch center with continuous NCIC/CHSB interface with criminal justice agencies across the state and nation.
The Montague Police Department has the strength of 15 fulltime sworn police officers, comprised of 1 Chief of Police, 1 Staff Sergeant, 3 Sergeants, 3 Detectives and 7 Police Officers. The Montague Police Department has 4 full time civilian Dispatchers, and 1 full time Administrative Assistant for the Police Department. In addition to its permanent staffing, the department has 10 sworn reserve police officers.