Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit
Cape and Islands
How Do I Report Suspected Elder Abuse?
If you are a victim or a witness to elder abuse or suspected abuse, call your local police department or Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands at 1-800-244-4630 during business hours or at their hotline number 1-800-922-2275 after business hours.
You may also contact the District Attorney’s Office at (508) 362-8113 or 1-800-344-CPAC.
What is Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence cases generally involve spouses, former spouses, cohabitants, or those in a dating relationship. While domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of behavior of coercive control over an intimate partner, in criminal prosecution it is limited primarily to assaultive or threatening behavior. Read More
Sex Offender Management Unit History
The Sex Offender Management Unit was founded in response to he murder of twenty (20) year old Jonathan Wessner of Falmouth by convicted child rapist, Paul Nolin, exposed the State's seriously flawed system of dealing with sex offenders. Read More