Police Department News & Announcements

Distracted Driving Awareness Notice

Distracted Driving Awareness MonthApril is National Distracted Driving Awareness month, Halifax Police Department is joining with AAA in... more ››

New & Renewal Firearms Licensing Information - August 2022

August DatesFirearms licensing for new applicants will be accepted on the following dates.Monday August 1, 2022 from 4:00pm to 11:... more ››


Accepting Applications for Patrol Officer

The Town of Halifax, Massachusetts seeks candidates for the position of Patrol Officer in the Halifax Police Department... more ››

Autism Patch

Doug Flutie Jr Foundation Autism Awareness Patch Fundraiser

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HALIFAX PD hosts police patch fundraiser to benefit the Flutie Foundation for Autism... more ››

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DEA National Drug Take Back Day 2021

National Take Back Initiative for unused prescription drugs will be held on October 23, 2021 at the Halifax Police Department from 10am-2pm... more ››

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Responder Alert Autism Awareness Program

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Video Surveillance Registration Program

Video Surveillance Registration Program


Door-to-Door Soliciting Permits

After consulting with the Halifax Board of Health, we have been advised that because of Covid-19, Solicitors walking up to people’s homes... more ››

Hands-Free Driving Law

Hands-Free Driving Law

Massachusetts law prohibits operators of motor vehicles and bicycles from using any electronic device, including mobile telephones, unless... more ››

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DEA National Drug Take Back Day 2021

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021 between the hours of 10 am and 2 pm.