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    The Lynn Police Department is located at 300 Washington Street in the city of Lynn, Massachusetts.

    Lynn is located in eastern Massachusetts on the northern shore of Massachusetts Bay. The city is bordered by Peabody and Salem on the north, Nahant and Revere on the south, Swampscott and the Atlantic Ocean on the east, and Saugus and Lynnfield on the west.

    The city of Lynn is 13.50 square miles in total size. It has a land area of 10.81 square miles that supports a population of approximately 89,000 citizens.

Our Mission

    The Lynn Police Department is committed to the enforcement of laws and preservation of order that protect the rights and property of every person within the City of Lynn.

    Our Mission is to provide the highest quality police service and to impact crime, and its associated elements, through the utilization of new and proven crime prevention strategies and problem-solving partnerships with our community.

The Department

    The Lynn Police Department is comprised of 184 full-time police officers, ranging in rank from Chief-of-Police to Patrol Officer.

    These officers patrol the City of Lynn by police cruiser, motorcycle,
All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), bicycle and/or foot patrol 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Information


        9-1-1     (from Home, Cell Phone, TTY/TDD or Pay Phone)

        781-592-7893     (Alternate Emergency Number)

       781-595-1400    (Dedicated TTY/TDD line for the Hearing Impaired)

Business and Non-Emergency

        781-595-2000     (Main Number)

        781-595-2000     (Records Office)

        781-477-7080     (Animal Control Officer)

        781-593-6830     (Drug Task Force Hot Line)


Mailing Address

        Lynn Police Department
       300 Washington Street
       Lynn, Massachusetts 01902-4718

Electronic Mail Addresses

       Department Directory:  Email Addresses




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