The Chelmsford Police Department is a law enforcement agency that preserves peace, protects residents lives and their property, arrests law violators and enforces measures to prevent crime. It offers several support services, including gun registration, animal control, fingerprinting, concealed weapon permits, and traffic and parking law enforcement. Located in Chelmsford, Mass., the Chelmsford Police Department supports and conducts several youth events and neighborhood and vacation watch programs. The department also undertakes cases related to domestic violence, missing persons, noise checks, and accident reporting and crime investigation. The Chelmsford Police Department handles issues related to home burglary, assault, stolen vehicles, and child and senior citizen abuse.