Police Department


William Quigley
Acting Police Chief
(781) 383-1055
Contact by EMail

Contact Information

Police Station
62 Elm Street
Cohasset, MA 02025

Phone: (781) 383-1055
Hours: 24 hours / 7 days

Mission of the Cohasset Police Department:


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The mission of the Cohasset Police Department is to ensure a safe environment within the town, reduce crime, and to enhance the overall quality of life for visitors and citizens alike.  We strive to meet these ends through community policing and by following a set of core values that reflect the finest nature of policing which are: Excellence, Honor, Respect, Accountability, and Teamwork. 


News and Announcements:




South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center:


The Cohasset Police Department is part of the South Shore Regional Emergency Communications Center (SSRECC) which a centralized dispatching and communications unit located on Central Street in Hingham.  SSRECC provides emergency police, fire, and EMS dispatch services to the towns of Cohasset, Hull, Hingham, and Norwell.



 Important Phone Numbers:

  • Animal Control: (781) 383-1055 Ext. 1014
  • Dispatch: (781) 383-1212
  • Police Chief's Office: (781) 383-1055 Ext. 1009
  • Police Headquarters: (781) 383-1055
  • Records: (781) 383-1055 Ext. 1005