MPTC Blog

The Official Blog of the MA Municipal Police Training Committee

Latest Post

A Run to Remember

A Run to Remember posted on Oct 11

On Saturday October 7, 2017 the 64th R.O.C. Plymouth, assembled at the Somerset Police Department to honor and remember one of our own. Officer BJ Voss was a graduate of the Plymouth Police Academy 53rd M.P.O.C. Two and a half years later after completing a   …Continue Reading A Run to Remember

Recent Posts

Director Goodick stepping it up posted on Sep 29

Director Goodick stepping it up

Each year, the Massachusetts chiefs of police mobilize to participate in the Dana Farber / Jimmy Fund walk as the “Team Police Chiefs.”  Their participation raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for critical research.  This year, Eileen Goodick, the Academy Director for the MPTC’s Plymouth   …Continue Reading Director Goodick stepping it up

Grateful for a Long Standing Relationship… posted on Sep 13

Grateful for a Long Standing Relationship…

At the center of every police department is the community that supports its operation, empowering the overall effectiveness in all aspects. On September 7th, 2017, the 64th R.O.C. recognized a long standing relationship; a relationship that illuminates the positive benefits between a local business within   …Continue Reading Grateful for a Long Standing Relationship…

The 64th ROC Plymouth giving back… posted on Sep 5

The 64th ROC Plymouth giving back…

Every pint carries a chance to save a life. The 64th ROC Plymouth Police Academy hosted the Brigham and Women’s Hospital / Dana Farber Cancer Institute mobile blood drive on the academy campus on August 24, 2017. From 9am when the van’s door opened until   …Continue Reading The 64th ROC Plymouth giving back…

Community Policing ….. A Student Officer’s Perspective posted on Aug 29

Community Policing ….. A Student Officer’s Perspective

The 64th R.O.C. Plymouth Police Academy PT session took place at the Plymouth Community Intermediate School. However it wasn’t a typical PT session for us. Director Goodick informed us that we were going to participate in a unique PT session on this day. She informed   …Continue Reading Community Policing ….. A Student Officer’s Perspective

Bad timing for man who walked away from court-ordered treatment posted on Jul 26

On July 10, 2017, The 64th ROC, along with the Academy Staff arrived at the regular PT site – Myles Standish State Forest.  Upon arrival, we were notified by the Department of Corrections about a subject who walked off  from the Massachusetts Alcohol and Substance   …Continue Reading Bad timing for man who walked away from court-ordered treatment