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Missing Mashpee Man Found Dead in Plymouth: Death Ruled a Homicide
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Missing Mashpee Man Found Dead in Plymouth: Death Ruled a Homicide

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 19, 2017 0 Comments • views: 323

District Attorney Michael O’Keefe and Mashpee Police Chief Scott Carline announced today that as a result of a joint investigation with Mashpee Police and Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the Cape & Islands District Attorney’s Office aided by law enforcement agencies in Plymouth County, a body was recovered in an area of Plymouth near […]

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Yarmouth Police Arrest Subject for False Threat to a School
School Threat

Yarmouth Police Arrest Subject for False Threat to a School

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 19, 2017 0 Comments • views: 308

A 21 year old Forestdale resident is facing charges after allegedly making threats through social media to commit violence at Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School. Late Sunday night, police received information about the threats. The Yarmouth Police Detective Division, working closely with Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School administration and school resource police officers, obtained a warrant for […]

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Coast Guard Seizes $378 Million Worth of Cocaine
Cocaine Seized

Coast Guard Seizes $378 Million Worth of Cocaine

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 14, 2017 0 Comments • views: 247

BOSTON — The crew of the 270-foot Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba “The Pride of Boston” returned to their homeport in Boston Thursday following a 64-day Eastern Pacific patrol that resulted in the seizure of 6.7 tons of cocaine worth an estimated $202 million in wholesale value. The Escanaba was part of an operation that seized 12.4 tons of cocaine, worth […]

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Yarmouth Police Arrest Cocaine Trafficker
Drug Arrest

Yarmouth Police Arrest Cocaine Trafficker

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 13, 2017 0 Comments • views: 217

On the evening of Tuesday, December, 12th, 2017, at approximately 7:00 PM, members of the Yarmouth Police Department Proactive Anti-Crime Unit observed a gray 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer Massachusetts registration 5FK128 parked in the far left corner of Bay View Beach in West Yarmouth. Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Officers Christopher VanNess and Sean Geary encountered the occupants […]

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Learn to Cope

Yarmouth Drug Enforcement Officer to Speak at Learn To Cope Meeeting

Filed in Community Impact, NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on December 11, 2017 0 Comments • views: 309

In an effort to help those affected by the ongoing opiate crisis, the Yarmouth Police Department hosts Learn to Cope meetings. These weekly meetings provide education, resources, peer support, and hope for parents and family members coping with a loved one addicted to opioids or other drugs This week, Yarmouth Police Department Drug Enforcement Detective Scott […]

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Free Gun Locks at YPD

YPD Offers Free Gun Locks Today

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on November 30, 2017 0 Comments • views: 234

Grandmothers Against Gun Violence has teamed up with the Yarmouth Police Department and the National Shooting Sports Association’s Project Child Safe to offer free locks to gun owners to help save lives from accidental death or injury from unsecured firearms.   Free gun locks will be available today from 3:00 to 6:00 PM at Yarmouth […]

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Drug Arrests

10 arrested in “Operation Takeout”

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on November 28, 2017 0 Comments • views: 538

“Operation Takeout”, a three-year long investigation into drug trafficking in Hyannis, has resulted in ten more arrests. 10 individuals with connections to the Fraga Drug Trafficking Organization were recently arrested, according to Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe.  The arrests come after a three-year long investigation dubbed “Operation Takeout”, observing the operations of Kevin […]

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Community Impact: Yarmouth Police Host ‘Learn to Cope’ and offer Narcan Training
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Community Impact: Yarmouth Police Host ‘Learn to Cope’ and offer Narcan Training

Filed in Community Impact, Health and Wellness, NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on November 14, 2017 0 Comments • views: 405

As Cape Cod continues to face the growing opiate crisis, local organizations are working to help those affected by addiction. The Yarmouth Police Department continues to host weekly Learn to Cope Support Group Meetings for families from all over Cape Cod dealing with addiction. Meetings are held in the Community Room at Yarmouth Police Headquarters […]

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CAPTURED: Yarmouth Police Arrest Convicted Felon
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CAPTURED: Yarmouth Police Arrest Convicted Felon

Filed in NEWS HEADLINES, Police by on November 13, 2017 0 Comments • views: 413

Yarmouth Police have successfully captured a wanted felon. On Friday, November 10, Yarmouth Police Proactive Anti-Crime Unit Officer Nick Ambrosini and detectives from the Barnstable Police Department captured Rashad A. Copper at a residence at 62 Baxter Road in Hyannis. Copper was facing felony drug distribution charges and had initially been arrested during a raid […]

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Community Impact

Representative Tim Whelan on the Opiate Crisis

Filed in Community Impact, NEWS HEADLINES, Police, politics by on November 9, 2017 0 Comments • views: 366

Cape Media News continues to pay attention to the ongoing opiate crisis. Synthetic opioids like fentanyl, carfentanil, and the new “pink death” pose huge threats to the health and safety of our community. State Representative Tim Whelan (R), 1st Barnstable District sits down with Cape Media News host Sarah Colvin to discuss concerns surrounding synthetic […]

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Legacy Film School – Info Session and Program views: 252

The Cape Cod Community Media Center has partnered with the Dennis Council on Aging to introduce an exciting new program for seniors in the mid-Cape area. The Legacy Film School, set to begin September 25th, will allow seniors to learn the art of filmmaking so they can produce their very own short films telling a […]

Goodbye Interns – Summer 2018 views: 276

  Just as the start of summer brings a fresh crop of college interns to the Media Center, the end of summer brings tearful goodbyes. This season, we were incredibly lucky to host a talented, all-female team of rockstar interns: Miranda Trieble, a rising junior studying Communication at Curry College; Milostina Krusteva, a rising senior […]

How to Make an Awesome Video on Your Smartphone views: 273

  If you’re new to filmmaking, or have a limited timeframe or budget, you can still create a high-quality video with only a smartphone. Follow these tips to create a truly spectacular smartphone video:   Pre-production Prepare a great script or interview questions Any good video has to send a compelling message. Read your script […]

TARGET CONFIRMS OPENING AT CAPE COD MALL 2019 views: 209

Cape Cod vacationers and residents alike have a variety of local shops and stores at their disposal to fulfill their seasonal needs, such as multiple beach item shops, grocery stores, coffee shops and of course the shopping mall. But wouldn’t it be better if all of these trips could be condensed into one? Target, one […]