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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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.

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Police Log

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Officer Derek Harrington with Whitman Hanson High School intern Kaitlyn Daly. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Hanson Water Department would like to notify residents that we will be doing some isolated flushing on Liberty Street Wednesday January 11 starting at 10pm. We anticipate that this may cause discolored water in the areas of High Street, County Road and Liberty Street but may affect the surrounding areas as well. Please contact the Water Department with any questions 781-447-1200. ... See MoreSee Less

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Hanson Police Department shared Brockton Area Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative's WH SADD PSA. ... See MoreSee Less

Check out this PSA created by the SADD Chapter at Whitman Hanson High School! Be on the look out for more to come.

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Firearms License Application

January 27, 2017, 8:00am - January 27, 2017, 2:00pm

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

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Firearm Permits

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Get Crash Reports

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Crime Reports

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Sex Offender Registry

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