By MyFM's Rick Michaels - According to the Norfolk County District Attorneys’ Office a Rhode Island man has been sentenced, after admitting that he burst into an apartment in Franklin, on a late night in January of 2015, stabbing and almost killing a man. 27 year old... Read more.
By MyFM's rick Michaels - Franklin Police say a Stoughton man is facing several charges following a report of a forced breaking and entering over the Memorial Day weekend, occurring at the home of a deceased, decorated war veteran during his funeral with Milford Police... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Franklin Police Department has recently seen an increase, of a wide variety of telephone scams, which is something most every town is dealing with at this time as police departments warn residents about these scams. Franklin Police Chief... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Franklin Police say following two separate incidents, which occurred within an hour of each other and in the same area of town two Franklin men were arrested and they face a similar charge. What began as a possible road rage incident ended... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Franklin Police say a Plainville man is facing a drug and a weapons charge…after he was pulled over for a motor vehicle violation. 34-year old Adam Mahoney of 8 Spring Street was arrested and charged with carrying a dangerous weapon…possession... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Franklin Police Department is announcing the department has completed a pledge officers took, to improve their response to those suffering from mental illness in their community. The pledge is part of an initiative called the One Mind... Read more.
By MyFM's rick Michaels - The Franklin Police Department has a new member it's youngest member ever a police therapy dog, to comfort people who have been involved in a trauma or stressful event. Franklin Police Chief Thomas Lynch says a three-month old golden retriever... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels Franklin Police are investigating several threats and reported incidents over the past few weeks, aimed at a residence on Brook Street. Most recently, late Wednesday night a man called to report he planted four bombs at the location, the area was... Read more.
By MyFm's rick Michaels - Bellingham Police say a Franklin man is facing a number of charges after refusing to stop for police, during an attempted motor vehicle traffic stop. 27-year old Cameron Thibault of 410 Prospect Street is charged with failing to stop for police... Read more.
By Myfm's Rick Michaels - A 9-1-1 call to Franklin Police reporting a robbery at gunpoint, has led to the arrest of a Franklin man and a juvenile male also from Franklin. 20-year old Emmanuel Nwankwo of Franklin and formerly of Foxboro is charged with armed robbery... Read more.
(Courtesy of franklinmatters.com) - The Franklin Police Department and Franklin Public Schools Lifelong Community Learning plan to present the second annual Citizen Police Academy beginning September 12 as part of their continuing community partnership.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Franklin and Medway Police Departments have been awarded a joint grant from the state enabling the towns to hire a clinical social worker to assist with cases of people in a mental health crisis. The jail diversion program, aims to help... Read more.
By MyFM’s Rick Michaels-Franklin Police say a New Hampshire man is facing several serious charges, after a man walked into the police station to speak with an officer, about a custody issue and upon further investigation, discovered the New Hampshire man, may be in... Read more.
MILFORD - The Milford and Franklin Police Departments are among almost 160-police departments across the state, taking part in this month's ”Click-It or Ticket” campaign promoting seat belt use through increased traffic enforcement. Milford Police Lieutenant James Falvey... Read more.
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Police Department is acknowledging the need to recognize, and address, recent societal, cultural and technological changes that impact law enforcement responses to those with mental illness, which is why they have pledged to participate and... Read more.
FRANKLIN -A Boston man accused of shooting a father and son, the son who died of his injuries, as they rode their motorcycles on the Expressway. He then went to a Dorchester home and killed his girlfriend and he was later arrested in Franklin pleading not guilty... Read more.
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Police Department has seen a recent rise in the number of reported car break-ins throughout the town in the past few weeks. Just this past weekend there were at least eight break-ins reported. Most recently overnight Sunday/early Monday morning... Read more.
HOPKINTON/FRANKLIN - As a result of an ongoing investigation by Hopkinton Police and Franklin Police, along with federal authorities, Hopkinton Detectives yesterday seized over a kilogram of the drug referred to as “Ecstasy” or “Molly”. The seizure of approximately... Read more.
FRANKLIN - The Franklin Police Department and the town’s Lifelong Community Learning Program are teaming up to offer a Citizen Police Academy, which is set to start in about a month. The purpose of the academy is to give residents a better understanding of what police... Read more.
Franklin - Franklin Police detectives noticed suspicious activity in a parking lot of a restaurant on King Street Monday night and ended up arresting two-Rhode Island men and a Lynn man, all are facing various drug charges. 30-year old Jugeily Luciano-Mateo of Woonsocket... Read more.
The Franklin Police Department, in partnership with the Highway Safety Division of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, the Massachusetts State Police, and more than 200 Massachusetts police departments, will take part in the national Click It or Ticket... Read more.
April is Autism Awareness month. In conjunction with Autism Awareness Month: The Franklin Police Department has posted a new form on its website. The form is for first responders and is designed to assist them in a search or interaction with a person who is on the Autism... Read more.
Chief of Police Stephan H. Semerjian is pleased to announce the hire of a new Franklin Police Officer bringing the Departments sworn police officer number to 46. After an extensive background investigation which included education, financial and personal character... Read more.
The Franklin Police Department announce the retirement of K9 Ehre. K9 Ehre served the town of Franklin for ten years. During his service K9 Ehre was involved in search and rescue operations for missing elderly and children. K9 Ehre responded to crimes and located... Read more.
Police in Franklin arrested two men from Rhode Island. The result of a motor vehicle traffic stop. The driver, 59 year old Randy Daignault of Woonsocket, is charged with operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license while his passenger, 46 year old Raymond LaPearle... Read more.
A Franklin man was shot in the leg yesterday afternoon after he poured gasoline inside and outside his home and threatened to sever a gas line in order to blow the School Street house up. Davis Thayer Elementary School was evacuated. They man was treated for injuries... Read more.
A 19 year veteran of the Franklin police department, Lieutent Thomas Lynch, is the towns new deputy chief. He was appointed by Chief Steven Semerjian and administrator Jeff Nutting. He was promoted to sergeant in the year 2000 and then lieutenant two years later. Lynch... Read more.
Police in Franklin say the town is dealing with a major gas leak. It's a situation that's under control, but may take a few days to repair. The gas leak is along Forest Street which is closed to thru traffic from King Street to Stage Harbor. Franklin Police officers... Read more.
A call was received today at approximately 12 noon from a male party claiming threats of a bomb in the Franklin High School. Protocols were followed with appropriate Franklin Police and Franklin Fire personnel response, with assistance from the Massachusetts State Police... Read more.
A 24 year old Milford woman will be summonsed to court by Milford Police. Amanda Nadeau of Grove Street is accused of threatening to commit a crime. A woman from Lincoln Street sought a harassment prevention order from a judge. It was denied.