Three Juveniles Identified in School Vandalism

Billerica – On Thursday, June 25, 2014, Billerica Police responded to the Dutile Elementary School in Billerica for a report of a recent vandalism. Officers spoke with a custodian that pointed out recent damage to the building, including three smashed windows, some ripped off siding, a damaged security camera as well as a large air conditioning unit that had been tipped over on the roof. An investigation of the damage resulted in the identification of three juvenile males that are … Continue reading

Arson Suspect Arrested

Billerica – On Thursday, June 26, 2014, Billerica Police, Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Task Force along with Boston Police arrested Cory J Slack, 21, of Charlestown, MA for Arson of Personal Property and Malicious Destruction of Property over $250.  The arrest follows an investigation that began on Sunday evening following the report of a car fire on Belva Road, Billerica.  That fire was immediately designated as suspicious by Billerica Fire and Police personnel who responded to the scene.  … Continue reading

Recreational Vehicle Laws

Owners of recreational vehicles commonly known as “dirt bikes” or “ATV’s” should be aware of the Town of Billerica By-Laws in place that restrict their usage in town.  In addition, MA General Law Chapter 90B also regulates their use.  Lack of awareness or knowledge shall not be defenses in an action filed pursuant to these by-laws or Chapter 90B. By-Laws Section 12 12.1 The use of two, three or four wheel recreational motor vehicles, as partly defined in M.G.L Chapter 90B, … Continue reading

Colonial Dr | Neighborhood Meeting

In response to a number of residents who have expressed concerns about the Colonial Drive Roadway work we have scheduled a meeting for Tuesday, June 10 at 6:30pm at the Parker School Library. The Town Manager and Staff will be available to address your concerns. This meeting will be followed by a Neighborhood Meeting at 7:00pm at the same location. … Continue reading

Nutting Lake Drowning

On Thursday, May 29, 2014 at approximately 6:30 AM Officers located an abandoned canoe on the western portion of Nutting Lake, Billerica.  Later that morning at approximately 9:50 AM, Billerica Police received a report of a missing person.  The missing individual was identified as Lorna Rutkauskas, 60, of Billerica.  It was subsequently determined the Ms. Rutkauskas was the owner of the recovered canoe.  A search was immediately initiated with the assistance the MSP Airwing unit and Billerica Fire Department water … Continue reading