Coverage of the Bucks’ run in the NBA Playoffs 🏀

“See something, say something:” Greenfield police to hand out magnets with non-emergency numbers

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

GREENFIELD -- Greenfield police are launching a new campaign with a familiar name. Called: "See something, say something," police are encouraging people to report anything suspicious to police.

And there's a new tool to help you do that.

Officers will now be handing out magnets with a list of non-emergency telephone numbers of them.

This initiative is piggy-backing off the well-established Homeland Security saying, but police say having these telephone numbers handy can make a big difference.

"Oftentimes we go to cases and they say 'oh, I didn't call. I didn't think it was that important, -- and we find out their information would've been very helpful," Peter Regenfelder with the Greenfield Police Department said.

Greenfield police say the non-emergency numbers often encourage people to call police more often, and it's quicker than 911.

The magnets are free.

Greenfield officers will carry them around with them -- or, you can simply pick one up at the police station.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.