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.

HPD Alerts

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Police Log

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Great job by Hanson Fire (and Whitman Fire) at a house fire last week. And a big thank you to the U.S. Postal Service for getting the resident out of the house and altering us to the fire. Read about it in The Whitman Hanson Express.

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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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