Departments

  1. Animal Control

    Find the rules of owning a dog in Ipswich and the fines for not following those rules.

  2. Emergency Management

    The Ipswich Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) provides planning, training, exercises, and educational outreach programs related to disasters to assist communities dealing with a local emergency or disaster.

  3. Community Resource Unit

    The Community Resource Unit is responsible for identifying existing or potential public safety and quality of life issues and addressing these issues.

  4. D.A.R.E

    The Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Program is about educating our youth in classrooms in order to prevent drug abuse and violence among children in grades K-6.

  5. School Resource Officer

    The School Resource Officer (SRO) Program is a partnership between the school district and local law enforcement agency that allows the SRO to work closely with the school administration to provide a safe learning environment, law related education, and the expertise of a trained law enforcement officer on campus.

  6. Harbor Patrol

    The Ipswich Police Harbor Division is responsible for promoting safe boating through education and the presence of law enforcement officers on our patrol boat and jet ski.

  7. Shellfish

    Review our clam map of all the flats, the shellfish clam bed guide, the rules and regulations, and attend one of our regional meetings to discuss the green crab situation.