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Be Aware of COVID-19 Scams

With the wave of scams related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Eversource is reminding customers about common signs to recognize a scam and specific pandemic-related scams to look out for, including: *   Threats of immediate power disconnection or demands for payment:...

If You Suspect Abuse

As a caring adult the thought of a child being abused is hard to imagine and can raise a number of emotions. The actions taken as someone who suspects and responds to abuse is important to the child’s recovery. If you suspect abuse: Remain calm and thank the child for...

Economic Impact Payment Scams

Don’t fall prey to coronavirus scams. The IRS isn’t going to call you asking to verify or provide your financial information so you can get an Economic Impact Payment or your tax refund faster. Stay vigilant: go.usa.gov/xvrf7.

ALERT: Don’t get Scammed

ALERT: #IRS will not call to request any personal or financial information for you to get an economic impact payment. If you get such a call — HANG UP. See official updates at irs.gov/coronavirus

Changes have been implemented at COMM Fire

A message from C.O.MM Fire Chief Mike Winn COVID-19 is real and emerging threat to all of us and our beloved communities.  My advice to pass on to all of you is follow the guidance from the Governor and stay home. The uncertainties and concerns with COVID-19 challenge...

Report COVID-19 Fraud – New Website

The Department of Justice is remaining vigilant in detecting, investigating, and prosecuting wrongdoing related to the crisis.  In a memo to U.S. Attorneys, Attorney General Barr said, “The pandemic is dangerous enough without wrongdoers seeking to profit from...

Sign Up for Barnstable’s Emergency Notification System

What is CodeRED and why is it important to me? CodeRED is a new emergency notification service by which town officials can notify Barnstable residents and businesses by telephone, cellular phone, text message, or electronic mail about time‐sensitive emergency...

Hyannis Fire Department – COVID-19 update

In an effort to ensure that the Hyannis Fire Department is able to effectively respond to the needs of our community during this public health emergency, we have substantially adjusted operations. A planning team has been established and meeting daily to ensure our...

Restrict Barnstable Police Station Visits

As the situation with the COVID-19 virus continues to develop we would like to remind members of the public that it may not be necessary to come into the station to conduct business or request reports. In order to help keep as many people healthy as possible please...