Watertown Police Department

Assistant Chief of Police Tim Toomey says that the Watertown Police Department is seeing a decreasing trend in the number of underage consumption of alcohol arrests.  According to Toomey an underage drinking coalition group was formed to address the underage drinking problem, particularly those in the age group 18-21…..

Toomey says that the coalition is made up of various community members….

Toomey says that the Police Department is continuing to see the underage drinking number drops, which he says can be partially contributed to the work of the coalition….

In 2017, there were 308 arrests, 295 underage drinking arrests in 2018 and 243 in 2019.