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Civil Service Massachusetts

2022 Municipal Police Officer and MBTA Transit Police Officer Examination If you are interested in becoming a Barnstable Police Officer please see the announcement below from the Massachusetts Civil Service Commission regarding the next exam. This examination is being...

National Prescription Take Bay Day

October 23, 2021 is National Prescription Take Back Day. The Barnstable Police Department, in partnership with the USDOJ-Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), is participating in the 21st nationwide...


Chief Matthew K. Sonnabend
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