Oak Bluffs Police Department



The purpose and mission of the Police Department of the Town of Oak Bluffs is to prevent crime, preserve order, and to protect the rights, lives and property of our citizens and visitors. Through quality policing services using a community policing/problem solving approach, and by upholding our core
values of: service, professionalism, and integrity.

  1. Programs & Services
  2. Goals & Objectives
  3. Accomplishments
  4. Budget

Community Services

  • Community policing program
  • Children identification program
  • Community outreach
  • Court prosecution
  • Firearms licensing
  • Wellness check program
  • Crime prevention programs
  • Community Awareness
  • Public Education

Patrol Division

  • Emergency Response
  • Traffic enforcement
  • Crime prevention
  • Domestic Violence prevention
  • Juvenile services
  • DARE program
  • Child Safety Seat Installations
  • Bike Patrols
  • School Resource Officer
  • School Program Safety Training

Detective Division

  • Investigative Services
  • Drug Investigations
  • Employee Background Investigations
  • Liquor Investigations
  • Licensing Resource
  • Evidence and Property Management

Non-Emergency Contact

  1. Chief of Police

    Chief Erik Blake

    Oak Bluffs Police Department

    2 Oak Bluffs Avenue
    P.O. Box 1504
    Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

    Business: 508-693-0750
    Fax: 508-693-7657


    Animal Control Contact

    Patty Grant
    Phone: 508-560-9127

    OBPD / MV Drug Task Force

    Anonymous Hotline:
    Call: 508-696-0303

    Staff Directory