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TRAFFIC ALERT- Main Street

04/09/2021

Road work on Main St will continue today as crews will be repairing sidewalks, milling the roadway and paving.

Davis Straits will be open.

Main street will be open to Westbound traffic only from Falmouth Heights Road to Shore Street.

Eastbound traffic on Main St. will be detoured down Shore St. to Queens St, left on Scranton Ave., right on Robbins Rd., left on Falmouth Heights Rd. , back to Davis Straits.

Local Businesses will remain open during the road construction.

Please follow all detour signs and/or the instructions of the detail officers. Thank you for you patience and cooperation.
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TRAFFIC ALERT- Main Street

04/09/2021

Road work on  Main St will continue today as crews will be repairing sidewalks, milling the roadway and paving. 

Davis Straits will be open. 

Main street will be open to Westbound traffic only from Falmouth Heights Road to Shore Street. 

Eastbound traffic on Main St. will be detoured down Shore St. to Queens St, left on Scranton Ave., right on Robbins Rd., left on Falmouth Heights Rd. , back to Davis Straits.

Local Businesses will remain open during the road construction. 

Please follow all detour signs and/or the instructions of the detail officers. Thank you for you patience and cooperation.

Carriage Shop Road is closed to all traffic from Cross Rd. to the Child's River construction area due to a downed utility pole and wires. There is no access from either direction. ... See MoreSee Less

Carriage Shop Road is closed to all traffic from Cross Rd. to the Childs River construction area due to a downed utility pole and wires. There is no access from either direction.

Comment on Facebook Carriage Shop Road ...

Hope no one was hurt...

Thanks.

was this an accident ??

Woods Hole Rd is closed in the area of 212 due to a motor vehicle crash. Southbound traffic is being detoured down Ransom Rd to Sippewissett Rd; northbound traffic is being detoured down Oyster Pond Rd (at the traffic lights) to Surf Dr. Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible. ... See MoreSee Less

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We saw that van on Rt. 28 in E. Falmouth. It was crabbing sideways.

Christine Simmons

Stew Baker

I passed this big rig today, looked liked the Beverley hillbillies rolled into town. Hope Jed and jethro are ok, had a wood stove smokestack too πŸ€”

I hope they’re all okay. I’m guessing speed was a factor...? The most I go is 5mph over the limit, depending on driving conditions. I still get tailgated aggressively on that road. I have a technique that works if anyone else gets annoyed or angry when someone does that.. look in the review mirror and just say out loud, “You are irrelevant.” Then back to driving. The best reaction to an aggressive driver (in my opinion) is no reaction.

Thanks.

One car accident? πŸ€” Regardless, I hope everyone is okay but that’s suspicious.

Stew Baker

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Missing and at risk. The Falmouth PD is seeking assistance in locating Juan Fernandez who is 61 years old. He is a white male with white/gray hair and beard. He has brown eyes. He is about 5'9" tall and weighs about 220 lbs. It is believed that he took a bus from Bourne to Logan Airport and he has made mention of wanting to go to South Carolina. If you have any information about his whereabouts then please contact the Falmouth PD at 774-255-4527. ... See MoreSee Less

Missing and at risk.  The Falmouth PD is seeking assistance in locating Juan Fernandez who is 61 years old.  He is a white male with white/gray hair and beard.  He has brown eyes.  He is about 59 tall and weighs about 220 lbs.  It is believed that he took a bus from Bourne to Logan Airport and he has made mention of wanting to go to South Carolina.  If you have any information about his whereabouts then please contact the Falmouth PD at 774-255-4527.

Comment on Facebook Missing and at risk....

Prayers for his safety.

should be pretty easy to identify thanks for posting hope you find him is he a risk to society ? or to himself ?

Hope he’s found soon and safe

Dementia?

Shared. SAUGUS

Hope he's found safe

I know of him and hope he is found soon!

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Waquoit Hwy. has reopened to all traffic. Thank you for your patience. ... See MoreSee Less

Waquoit Hwy is currently closed between Moonakis Rd and Red Brook Rd for a structure fire. Please seek an alternative route. There is no ETA on the road reopening at this time. ... See MoreSee Less

Waquoit Hwy is currently closed between Moonakis Rd and Red Brook Rd for a structure fire. Please seek an alternative route. There is no ETA on the road reopening at this time.

Comment on Facebook Waquoit Hwy is ...

The Falmouth police the best

House fire , not vets office.

Be safe! Thank you!!!

I think the vets office next to the waquoit grain

πŸ™πŸ»

I pray everyone is safe.

Oh dear

whats on fire?

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Toolbox Found- Is this your toolbox? It was found on Falmouth Heights Rd., near Jericho Path. 774-255-4527 ... See MoreSee Less

Toolbox Found- Is this your toolbox? It was found on Falmouth Heights Rd., near Jericho Path. 774-255-4527

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Gavin Kenneth Gerard guess he couldn't sell all of your stuff

UPDATE (March 3)- Mr. Raines has been located. He is safe.

MISSING PERSON- The Falmouth Police Department is seeking your assistance in locating a missing "at risk" person.
Name: Mitchell E. Raines
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 43
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 206 lbs.
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown
Clothing: Unknown
Vehicle: Unknown
Risk factor(s): Bi-Polar Disorder
Last seen: Mr. Raines walked out of a treatment facility located on Brick Kiln Rd in East Falmouth on February 26, 2021.
Contact Information: Please contact the Falmouth Police Department at 774-255-4527 if you have any information that may help us safely locate Mitchell Raines.
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UPDATE (March 3)- Mr. Raines has been located. He is safe. 

MISSING PERSON- The Falmouth Police Department is seeking your assistance in locating a missing at risk person.
Name:  Mitchell E. Raines
Gender:  Male
Race:  White
Age:  43
Height:  5’10”
Weight:  206 lbs.
Eyes:  Blue
Hair:  Brown
Clothing: Unknown
Vehicle:  Unknown
Risk factor(s):  Bi-Polar Disorder
Last seen: Mr. Raines walked out of a treatment facility located on Brick Kiln Rd in East Falmouth on February 26, 2021.
Contact Information: Please contact the Falmouth Police Department at 774-255-4527 if you have any information that may help us safely locate Mitchell Raines.

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UPDATE (March 3)- Mr. Raines has been located. He is safe.

Glad to hear that he is safe!

Shared in Brewster.

Glad he’s been found and safe.

Prayers he is found soon and safe

This the best photo you could find?

Excellent news!

I think I know him but yes need a better picture

Picture very blurry

I was going to comment with clear pictures, but it looks like the option to comment pictures is blocked. This appears to be his FB page; there is a picture on his wife's page where he is wearing the same clothes as in this blurry picture. www.facebook.com/mitch.raines.96

Is there a clearer picture

www.facebook.com/ChiMissingCases/posts/461696705186551 Looks like the same person went missing the same day in Chicago....

I think his picture is evaporating

Officers interviewed the treatment facility staff in Falmouth, MA again this morning. They confirmed Mr. Raines was here in Falmouth on February 26th. If anyone has further information about Mr. Raines' current location please contact us at 774-255-4527. Thank you (Update- Chicago PD has no record of a missing person by the name of Mitchell E. Raines)

Very good news!

What do you think PD😳

Maybe everywhere on the move? Happens in rehabs.

What facility was he at

Check Beebee woods

That could be his home town, people come from all over the Country for treatment here?

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Falmouth Police Lieutenant Christopher Hamilton Retires After 32 Years

The Falmouth Police Department said goodbye to Lieutenant Christopher Hamilton who retired on Monday March 1st after 32 years of service.

Lt. Hamilton started his career at the Mashpee Police Department in 1989 and transferred to the Falmouth Police Department in 1994. He started as a patrol officer, and then was promoted to Sergeant in 1999 and Lieutenant in 2014. His last assignment was Day Shift Commander.

Throughout Lt. Hamilton's career, he held several specialty positions including Field Training Officer, Internal Affairs Investigator, ATV Patrol Coordinator, Vehicle Fleet Supervisor, Hostage Negotiator, Bicycle Patrol Officer and several other specialties.

Lt. Hamilton was the recipient of the Community Service Award, two Exceptional Police Duty Medals for saving a suicidal person and his role in a murder investigation, as well several Certificates of Commendation.

Lt. Hamilton will be truly missed by the men and women of the Falmouth Police Department, as well as the community he served.
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Best wishes on your retirement. Thank you for your service and for keeping us safe.

Thanks for your service to Falmouth and its residents

Thank You for your professionalism & service. It was obvious to me you were one of the good guys!

Thank you for all your years of protecting us! Enjoy your retirement! ♥️

Congratulations on your retirement; thank you for your many years of service to our town!

Congratulations Chris. You were an asset to your department, you will be missed. Thank you for your service. Enjoy the next chapter of your life.

Congrats Christopher! Thanks for being such a wonderful uncle to Ali and for serving this community

the Falmouth police will definitely miss you enjoy your retirement

So sad to see you go but you deserve a long and happy retirement!

Congratulations Chris. Thank you for your years of amazing service

Congratulations πŸŽŠπŸŽˆπŸŽ‰ Lord bless you πŸ’•πŸ’•

Sad to see you go. You are a great person and good friend but there are some lunkers to catch out there. 🎣 Time to enjoy your retirementπŸ₯³

OMGosh! So many wonderful memories. The one guy that could make me 'jump' six feet in the air and scare me half to death effortlessly ... and love every minute of it I might add, lol. A trusted leader, a respected officer, a reliable partner, a friendly liaison, a valued brother and, for me always, an exceptional friend. Thank you Chris for being one of 'my guys' that made the years I spent as the voice of #372 the best ... for taking care of me and letting me take care of you. It was an honor. Congrats on your retirement Sir. I wish you lots of health and happiness, more time with your family and the opportunity to chase a few dreams you've been hoping to come true. I miss you. <3

Thank for all you've done to make Falmouth to be a good place to live.

Congratulations Chris. Now you can relax.🀣

Congrats Chris! Did you see this Karen Hamilton ? Just making sure. 😁

Best wishes to you! Enjoy your retirement and family time. Thank you for serving this community.

Congratulations Christopher. May you have a long and happy retirement! Thank you for your service.

Enjoy your retirement Christopher! You represented the town and the profession with the utmost professionalism and care. Wishing you all the best !

Congratulations Chris on your well deserved retirement!

Congratulations on your retirement. Thank you for your services.

Congratulations Chris !enjoy your retirement and thank you for your service !

Thank you for your service, congratulations on your retirement.

Congratulations Lt. Hamilton. Wishing you well in your well deserved retirement. Thank you for your service.

Congratulations Chris! Wishing you well on a new adventure. Thank you for your service

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