Definitions of Crimes

  • Anonymous Witness: Use to report information regarding any crime and you wish to remain anonymous.
  • Harassing Phone Call: Unwanted phone calls of an annoying, harassing or threatening nature. (emails, text messages, hang-ups, obscene language with no suspects.) If you know who is making the calls you cannot report the incident online, you must speak to an officer, call 413-567-3311.
  • Hit and Run: Leaving the scene of an accident without providing required license, insurance or motor vehicle information; over $1000 you can not report this accident online, call 413-567-3311 to speak to an officer.
  • Identity Theft: Impostor obtains pieces of your personal information and this information is used to commit a crime.
  • Theft: Your property is taken without your permission. If your house or car was broken into you can not report online, call 413-567-3311 and speak to an officer.
  • Lost Property: When property is missing or lost.
  • Traffic Complaint: Speeding, speeding in a school zone, aggressive driving and radar speed board trailer request.
  • Vandalism: The act of changing, modifying or defacing public or private property. Graffiti related vandalism can not be reported online, call 413-567-3311 and speak to an officeR.
  • Vandalism to a Motor Vehicle: The act of damaging and destroying a motor vehicle of another. When a vehicle is keyed, window(s) broken, tire(s) slashed, and antenna is bent or broken off.