Two Injured After Tree Falls on Children at Washington Park

Chelsea Police, Fire and EMS responded to Washington Park last evening at 6:59PM after a report of a large tree had  fallen on several children in the “children’s playing area” of  the park. Witnesses reported hearing a cracking sound just prior to the large tree falling on the children. Two of the children were transported to both […]

Licensing Commission Revokes Las Palmas Bar Alcohol and Entertainment License

The City of Chelsea Licensing Commission voted unanimously on Tuesday to revoke Las Palmas Restaurant and Lounges Alcohol and Entertainment Licenses. The business does have a five day appeal period upon receiving the written decision from the city before the sanctions take effect. Several Chelsea Police officers testified to an incident that occurred at the […]

Arrest Made in Carjacking and Armed Assault after Fight at Local Bar

Chelsea Police arrested Roberto Ortiz, age 19 of 5 Everett Ave Dorchester, after Ortiz reportedly fired a gun at patrons leaving a Central Avenue bar early Friday morning, nearly striking several victims.  Witnesses report that Ortiz then carjacked a victim on Central Avenue at gunpoint and ordered the party to drive away from the scene. After […]

Search Warrant Leads to Drug Trafficking Arrest

 Chelsea Police Detectives executed a search warrant on Friday evening at 86 Division Street and arrested five individuals inside the apartment, seizing cocaine and cash from the first floor apartment. Chelsea Detectives where granted a search warrant from Chelsea District Court after submitting an affidavit detailing the facts of their investigation which led to the […]

Springfield Police Department, Chelsea Police Department and Roca to Co-Host Training on Innovative Hub + COR Public Safety Model

Chelsea, MA – beginning today, Monday, March 9, 2015, The Springfield Police Department, Chelsea Police Department and Roca, Inc. will host criminal justice policy expert Dale McFee, Deputy Minister of Justice in Saskatchewan Province, Canada, and several of his colleagues, to provide members of each police department, a host of public officials, and members of […]