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Staff of the Plymouth Police Academy receive Special Recognition Award

Staff of the Plymouth Police Academy receive Special Recognition Award posted on Jul 13

  At a June 19, 2018 ceremony, the staff of the Plymouth Police Academy received a Special Recognition Award from MAWLE, the Massachusetts Women in Law Enforcement.  The presentation was made at the 6th Annual Spirit of MAWLE Award Ceremony held at the Larz Anderson   …Continue Reading Staff of the Plymouth Police Academy receive Special Recognition Award

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY posted on Jun 25

SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY

On Sunday June 10th the 65th R.O.C of the Plymouth Police Academy had the privilege of volunteering for the Boston Special Olympics Summer Games.  With a warm welcome we cheered on the athletes as they accepted their medals. A day of volunteering that was much   …Continue Reading SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY

Recruit Officer receives First Responder Award posted on Jun 18

Recruit Officer receives First Responder Award

Andrea Locke just started the Reading Regional Police Academy on June 4th previously serving as a Dispatcher for the town of Manchester By the Sea.  At the annual MPTC First Responder Award Ceremony held on June 14, Locke was recognized for her participation in a   …Continue Reading Recruit Officer receives First Responder Award

Twenty-four Southeastern MA Police Supervisors attend First-Line Supervisor program posted on Jun 15

Twenty-four Southeastern MA Police Supervisors attend First-Line Supervisor program

The Municipal Police Training Committee’s Five Day First-Line Supervisor program at the Randolph Police Academy was run June 11 – 15, 2018.  Twenty-four police supervisors from 15 different police departments attended and successfully completed the program requirements:  Avon, Brockton, Dighton, Fall River, Holbrook, Massachusetts Port Authority,   …Continue Reading Twenty-four Southeastern MA Police Supervisors attend First-Line Supervisor program

WHY WE RUN…K-9 SERGEANT SEAN GANNON – YARMOUTH PD posted on Jun 1

  On Saturday May 20, 2018 the 65th ROC had the honor of running in the 11th Annual YPD Blue Run for a Reason 5k in Yarmouth, MA. This year, it’s safe to say that all participants ran for the same reason. Fallen K9 Sergeant   …Continue Reading WHY WE RUN…K-9 SERGEANT SEAN GANNON – YARMOUTH PD

Fostering Trust – A Foundational Principle in Policing posted on May 4

Fostering Trust - A Foundational Principle in Policing

Left to Right in Photo: Student Officers Anthony Fils, Manuel Depina, Matthew Michel, class president Adam Osowski, Jamal Johnson, Kelly Bush, and Miguel Otero.  Participating but not pictured were Student Officers Samuel Webb and Jay Deiana. On the second day of the academy, Randolph 7th   …Continue Reading Fostering Trust – A Foundational Principle in Policing