Welcome to the City of Salem Police and Fire departments media releases newsroom. This page serves as a source of information where the latest media releases from both agencies can be found.
Salem residents can register their surveillance systems with the Salem Police Department.
Learn how to best protect your investment and create a crime-free rental property.
Due to inclement weather closures and delays are in effect for Center 50+, Salem Municipal Airport and the Salem Public Library
Strong winds and heavy rains are in the forecast. Due to the forecasted heavy rains and potential for local stream and street flooding, the City of Salem has opened sandbag locations.
The Salem Police Department is collecting toys and gifts for Salem children this holiday season. The toys should be new and unwrapped for children up to the age of 14 years. Gifts will be accepted through December 12, 2018.
Please consider joining Salem Fire Department and Salem Police Department in getting toys to children in need this holiday season.
The public is invited to the groundbreaking ceremony of the new Salem Police Station. The ceremony begins November 9, 2018 at Noon.
The Salem Police Department is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for the biannual Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, October 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Peace Plaza on the city hall campus (500 block of Commercial ST SE).