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Saugus Police

Police officers at North Shore Mall in Peabody. (Photo from Mary Blake)

Holiday Shoplifting: Fighting Organized Retail Crime In Mass.

Police say organized groups usually work the whole Route 128 belt from Peabody to Dedham, hitting several malls along the way.

12/19/2013

(WBZ-TV file photo)

Police Investigating Theft Of Plates, Menus At Hilltop Steakhouse

The restaurant is reporting an increase of stolen items, some of which are showing up on ebay. The restaurant is closing after more than 50 years in business.

10/16/2013

A 2-year-old girl died in Saugus on Sunday.

2-Year-Old Girl Died In Saugus In ‘Tragic Accident’

No charges are expected in the death of a 2-year-old girl Sunday in Saugus, according to the Essex County District Attorney’s office.

07/09/2012

(Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Wanted Man Captured After Police Chase Ends In Chelsea Crash

A wanted man ended up in the hospital Friday after leading police on a chase that came to a crashing end in Chelsea.

05/11/2012

Veterans Memorial Elementary School playground in Saugus.

Saugus Dad Finds Needles At Playground

Saugus’ police chief says he will increase patrols in the area of a playground where the father of a 3-year-old girl found discarded hypodermic syringes.

04/21/2011