Welcome to Hanson Police Department

The Town of Hanson is located in the south shore area of Massachusetts, approximately 30 miles south of Boston.  The population of Hanson is approximately 10,209 people (census 2010).  The Hanson Police Department consists of the Chief of Police, 19 full-time, sworn, personnel, 7 part-time police officers, 4 civilian dispatchers, 4 part-time dispatchers and the Executive Assistant to the Chief of Police…

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Full Time Officers

2010 Population

HPD Citizen Center

Hanson Police is dedicated to keeping our citizens informed of important news, updates, upcoming events and safety regulations & permitting.  Check here for current Hanson PD information.

HPD Alerts

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Police Log

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A big thank you to Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph D. McDonald and his staff for providing us the use of their Mobile Firing Range this week. The Mobile Range allows us to train our Officers in a number of different scenarios. All in our own back yard! ... See MoreSee Less

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HPD got our Valentines from a great group of young ladies! Thank you Hanson Girl Scouts Troop #65436 ... See MoreSee Less

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Firearms License Application

March 28, 2017, 8:00am - March 28, 2017, 2:00pm

We will be accepting firearms license applications from 8 am to 3 pm.

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Firearms License Application

March 22, 2017, 4:00pm - March 22, 2017, 6:00pm

We will be accepting firearms license applications from 8 am to 3 pm.

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Firearm Permits

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Find Important Forms

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Get Crash Reports

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Crime Reports

Check crime rates throughout the Town of Hanson.

Sex Offender Registry

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