1. Detective Division
  2. Motorcycle Unit
  3. Regional Response Team
  4. Traffic Unit
  5. Community Impact Unit

Tewksbury Detective BadgeDetective Division

The Detective Division currently consists of 11 police officers. Tewksbury Police Detectives investigate all major crimes, including (but not limited to) homicide, rape, robbery, burglary, arson, breaking and entering, larceny, fraud, juvenile crime, assault and battery, and drug trafficking/distribution. Detectives are tasked with following leads/evidence developed during the preliminary stage of an investigation through to the successful conclusion/prosecution of the incident/offenders. The Detectives receive specialized training in the arts of:

  • Fingerprinting
  • Photography
  • Interviewing
  • Interrogation
  • Drug recognition/interdiction
  • Evidence collection
  • Crime scene preservation

The Detective Division's goal is to provide professional service to the community.

Members of the public who possess information about a crime or drug activity, are encouraged to contact the Police Department at 978-851-7373. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call the Drug Hotline at 978-851-0175.