Located on the Dedham Police Headquarters, the Police Department:

  • Provides for the safety and security of Dedham residents and businesses, protects property, and preserves the public peace.
  • Works to improve public safety in emergency and non-emergency situations through preventative programs and judicious enforcement.
  • Partners with neighborhood organizations and local businesses to reduce crime.

Dedham Police Community Survey

The Dedham Police Department is conducting a community survey related to police services.  This survey is being conducted in order to gain community insight related to customer service, crime related perceptions, community concerns and police services. Your participation in this survey is greatly appreciated.

  • Printed versions of the survey will also be accepted. Please return to the Dedham Police Department, 600 High Street, Dedham, MA  02026, Attn:  Chief d’Entremont.  Printable Police Community Survey 2019

When to Contact us

Dial 911 in an emergency. Please read more about when to use 911 here. For non-emergency information or concerns, you can contact our business line at 781-751-9300. 

Contact Us

 Emergency  Dispatcher  911
 Non-Emergency  Public Safety Dispatcher  (781) 326-1212
 Chief's Office Secretary Elizabeth Hodgdon   (781) 751-9324

 Anonymous Tips and

Sensitive Material Reporting

 Detectives  (781) 326-7666
 Police Prosecutor  Sgt. Michael Doyle  (781) 751-9319

 Records Department /

Detail Officer

 Officer John Rinn  (781) 751-9322
 Traffic Divisions  Business Line  (781) 751-9300
 (781) 751-9330


 Accident Reports:  lexis Nexis



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Remembering Officer Michael McMillan, badge #209.