If your request is for police records such as incident reports, or other day-to-day reporting, please click the box below for the online form or you may email:
For crash reports, please scroll down to access our online search portal.
The department makes independent determinations on a case-by-case basis as to the release of any body-worn camera footage requested. To the extent applicable, the Massachusetts Public Records Law, G.L. c. 66A, §10 and G.L. c. 4, §7, cl. 26 (a-v) governs the production of any materials responsive to the request, along with the written policy of the Somerset Police Department. The department may charge a fee if the time to assemble, review, redact, and reproduce exceeds four (4) hours. You will be notified of the fee amount prior to production of any responsive materials.
Non-standard public records requests, or those outside of police matters should be directed to the Somerset Town Administrator at:
At the Somerset Police Department, our mission is to provide you with prompt access to your crash reports. Clicking below will direct you to an online search portal. If you have problems with the online system, please file a records request using the box above.
Public records law can be confusing. By understanding your rights and our obligations under the law, many issues can be avoided. Click below to access the Massachusetts public records page, where you will find all of the information you need.
Click the box below to be forwarded to our Firearms page. Here you'll find forms, information, and our online appointment system.