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NOTICE: Beginning Monday, June 29, the Cambridge Police Records Unit will be open to members of the public, by appointment only, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for License to Carry (LTC) renewals and general assistance. Please note that fingerprint services for new LTC applications are not yet available. Appointments can be made by phone at 617-349-3336 or by email RecordsE-Mail@cambridgepolice.org.

Publications

Below you will find a list of all publications created and posted for public consumption by the Cambridge Police Department.  These include press releases and news stories, Citizen Alerts and Community Advisories, BridgeStat Crime Reports, and Quarterly and Annual Crime Reports.  These publications can be filtered by type and date using the drop-down menus.

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Format Document Name & Description Type Category Date
Use of Force Reporting
Cambridge Police Policies and Procedures
Document Police Department 6/9/2015
Use of Force Policy
Cambridge Police Policies and Procedures
Document Police Department 6/9/2015
Use of Force Form
Cambridge Police Policies and Procedures
Document Police Department 6/9/2015
pdf Use of Force Annual Report - 2018
The following report represents a review and analysis of the use-of-force incidents that department personnel were involved in throughout the year 2018.
Document Police Department 4/3/2019
Summary of Historic Cambridge Homicides
Summary of Historic Homicides Between 1959-1989
Publication Police Department 12/1/2010
Stop, Frisk and Threshold Inquiries Policy
Cambridge Police Policies and Procedures
Document Police Department 7/13/2015
pdf Specialty Impact Weapon Policy and Procedures
Cambridge Police Policy & Procedures
Document Police Department 6/5/2020
pdf Sergeant Crowley's Statement
Sgt. Crowley's Statement on The Cambridge Review Committee Final Report
CPD News Press Release 6/30/2010
pdf Robbery Arrest
Quick Responses by Cambridge Police Net 5 Street Robbery Arrests in 3 Days
CPD News Press Release 6/21/2011
Public Audio Video Recordings of Police Actions Policy & Procedures
Cambridge Police Policy & Procedures
Document Police Department 8/7/2015
pdf Professor Ogeltree's Statement
Professor Charles Ogeltree's Statement on The Cambridge Review Committee Final Report
CPD News Press Release 6/30/2010
Post Shooting Incident Guidelines
Cambridge Police Policies and Procedures
Document Police Department 6/9/2015
pdf PR24 Control Device
Cambridge Police Policy and Procedures
Document Police Department 6/5/2020
pdf OC Spray Policy and Procedures
Cambridge Police Policy & Procedures
Document Police Department 6/5/2020
pdf Issuance and Use of Patrol Rifles
Cambridge Police Policy & Procedures
Document Police Department 6/5/2020

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Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Cambridge Police Department

Branville G. Bard, Jr.
Police Commissioner

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