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MPTC is the first organization to be awarded The Tom Stone LEEDA Award of Excellence

MPTC is the first organization to be awarded The Tom Stone LEEDA Award of Excellence posted on Jun 2

  At the recent FBI LEEDA Conference held in Jacksonville Florida the MPTC was awarded The Tom Stone LEEDA Award of Excellence. In 2007, the Executive Board of FBI LEEDA created this award, which was established to recognize a member of the association for outstanding   …Continue Reading MPTC is the first organization to be awarded The Tom Stone LEEDA Award of Excellence

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TY18 Mandatory In-Service for all sworn officers posted on May 30

The MPTC Committee made the following determinations with respect to mandatory statewide in-service training for all sworn officers (fulltime and reserve) in TY2018.  Blocks of training equal twenty-four (24) hours of training, which means every officer will need a minimum of sixteen (16) additional hours   …Continue Reading TY18 Mandatory In-Service for all sworn officers

In Valor There is Hope posted on Apr 18

In Valor There is Hope

In recognition of all working K-9’s, past, present and future the Plymouth Police Academy’s 63rd Recruit Officer Course dedicates a memorial in honor of Fallen K-9’s. The graduating class of the 63rd Recruit Officer Course (ROC), Plymouth Police Academy left a piece of them behind   …Continue Reading In Valor There is Hope

Fitchburg State President and Executive Director of Municipal Police Training Committee sign an Articulation Agreement posted on Apr 10

Fitchburg State President and Executive Director of Municipal Police Training Committee sign an Articulation Agreement

Fitchburg State President Richard Lapidus, left, and Executive Director of Municipal Police Training Committee Dan Zivkovich sign the articulation agreement between the university and the state organization on Tuesday. Fitchburg State University President Richard Lapidus and Executive Director of Municipal Police Training Committee Dan Zivkovich   …Continue Reading Fitchburg State President and Executive Director of Municipal Police Training Committee sign an Articulation Agreement

Motivated, Dedicated + Disciplined posted on Apr 5

Motivated, Dedicated + Disciplined

  The 63rd ROC Plymouth proudly ran the 23rd Annual Officer Thomas J. Giunta Memorial Road Race in Memory of Officer Thomas J. Giunta, a 21 year veteran of the Fall River Police Department shot in the line of duty. The 63rd ROC feels strongly about honoring   …Continue Reading Motivated, Dedicated + Disciplined

Baker-Polito Administration Launches Pilot Domestic Violence Assessment Tool for Local Law Enforcement posted on Mar 31

Baker-Polito Administration Launches Pilot Domestic Violence Assessment Tool for Local Law Enforcement

“This pilot program and the related training around the Domestic Violence Assessment Worksheet is a prime example of specialized programming that will add another layer to MPTC’s already robust Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Training Programs, and we are proud to take part in this   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Launches Pilot Domestic Violence Assessment Tool for Local Law Enforcement