Welcome to the Shrewsbury, MA Police Department
The Shrewsbury Police Department has an authorized strength of 44 full-time sworn officers - the Chief, 2 lieutenants, 5 sergeants and 35 patrol officers - 8 full-time civilian dispatchers, 7 secretaries, 5 school traffic supervisors and 1 animal control officer.
Additionally, we maintain a Special/Auxiliary Police Unit. The Special Officers are assigned to private details as appropriate. The Auxiliary Officers are part of the Town's Civil Defense Department.
We patrol 20.78 square miles of land, 158 miles of road, and provide police services for approximately 33,400 residents. We operate marine and bike patrols seasonally.