Answer: No minor under the age of 18 may, possess in any place the public has a right to access; or discharge any pellets from a BB gun or air rifle. Minors accompanied by an adult or minors in the possession of a sporting license and a permit from the chief of police will be exempt.
RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR PRIVATE FENCES 1. Boundary lines must first be established and agreed upon with abutters. 2. Where a dispute exists, land must be surveyed to establish boundaries, prior to fence installation. 3. When there is no dispute, landowner may proceed with installation of fencing. 4. Fencing shall be placed 17 inches within land boundary, to allow for future maintenance, and shall have a minimum set back from public roadways, of 4 feet, to allow for snow removal. 5. Fences installed at intersecting ways of streets shall not cause sight pollution. Motorists must have clear view to right and left. If a question arises, the Fence Viewer or Safety Officer should be contacted, prior to installation, to avoid the necessity of removal. 6. In all cases, the finished side of fences, where applicable, shall be facing the abutters property. 7. Barbed wire shall not be used within 6 feet of a pedestrian sidewalk, nor as boundary fences between properties, except in agricultural applications.
The installation of fences does not require a permit, however where questions arise, the Fence Viewer should be contacted to eliminate the necessity of costly removals or relocations.
You must obtain a request for sex offender information form and fill the form out and return it to the police department. Within five working days the sex offender information will be supplied to you. The form can be obtained from the police station or the town/police web site
You should call the station and set up a time to meet with Sgt. Boultenhouse to process the application form and to be printed and photographed. The initial intake process takes approximately 20 minutes. You will also need to pay the application fee. The application fee is one hundred dollars; however persons over the age of seventy are exempt. Individuals who apply for a limited FID card for the possession of mace or pepper spray pay only twenty five dollars
You must reside of have a place of business within Massachusetts. You must be at least 15 years of age. If you are under the age of 18, you must also have written permission from a parent of guardian. You must be a US citizen You must attend a firearms safety class
An FID Card of LTC will expire within 6 years from the date of issue. The Director of the Criminal History System Board will send a notice of expiration to the holder no less than 90 days before the date of expiration.
You can obtain a copy of your own Massachusetts criminal record by completing a Personal- Massachusetts Criminal Record Request Form. The form must be fully filled out and signed in front of a notary public. The form along with a check or money order for the amount of twenty-five dollars along with a self-addressed envelope should be mailed to the Criminal History Systems Board. You can obtain a copy of this form from the police department or from the police/town web site
You must fill out a Medway Police Department request for a police report form. The form can be obtained at the police station or on the town/police web site. Once the form is completed it is returned to the police department along with the five dollar fee. The request will be processed and if the report is available and can be released, it will be available within five working days.
Please DO NOT CALL THE POLICE STATION, to see if school has been cancelled. Numerous calls to the station tie up our telephone lines and hinder our ability to take emergency calls or calls for service. 'No School' announcements will be carried on the following radio and television stations: WBZ-TV- Channel 4, WCVB-TV-Channel 5, WHDH-TV-Channel 7, WBZ-RADIO- 1030 AM and WRKO-RADIO- 680 AM
155 Village Street, Medway MA 02053
Phone: (508) 533-3200