Poplar Island Poplar St & Prospect St, Melrose, MA02176 This small traffic island, located on the corner of Poplar and Prospect streets, adds more green space to the area. The…More small space features plants and shrubbery.
The Melrose Police Department, led by Police Chief Mike Lyle, includes a Detectives Unit; a Traffic Division led by…More Sgt. Jon Goc; and a K-9 Unit consisting of Officer Joe Donovan and "Jony" the police dog. Sergeant Chuck Bryne is the department's drug recognition expert.
Call 911 for emergencies. The Melrose Police Department also offers an anonymous tip line: (781) 665-TIPS (8477). The tip line is sponsored by the Police Department and the Melrose Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition.