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Flag Pole Comes to the Plymouth Police Academy

Flag Pole Comes to the Plymouth Police Academy posted on Oct 19

The 64th R.O.C. at the Plymouth Police Academy is honored to be the first class to utilize a flag detail. A flag detail consists of three student officers from the recruit class that are tasked with the care of the American Flag and the daily raising and   …Continue Reading Flag Pole Comes to the Plymouth Police Academy

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

Director Goodick stepping it up

Director Goodick stepping it up posted on Sep 29

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…

Grateful for a Long Standing Relationship… posted on Sep 13

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…

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

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

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

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

The MPTC partners with Endicott College to deliver a Command Leadership Academy

The MPTC partners with Endicott College to deliver a Command Leadership Academy posted on Jul 13

The MPTC has partnered with Endicott College to deliver a Police Chief and Command Leadership Academy.  It is a two and one-half day program that includes presentations and discussions in these areas: Creating a Vision of Leadership The Principles and Practices of Innovation Leadership in   …Continue Reading The MPTC partners with Endicott College to deliver a Command Leadership Academy

Everett PD Summer Police Cadets visit Reading Police Academy

Everett PD Summer Police Cadets visit Reading Police Academy posted on Jul 12

MPTC’s Reading Police Academy had a visit today by the Everett Police Department Summer police cadets; they toured the Academy with Everett Police Officers and learned about becoming a Police Officer in Massachusetts.  The Summer Police Cadet program is a week long effort by Everett PD to support   …Continue Reading Everett PD Summer Police Cadets visit Reading Police Academy

MPTC launches new first-line supervisor training course

MPTC launches new first-line supervisor training course posted on Jun 27

The MPTC recently completed an overhaul of its first-line supervision course for new supervisors.  The previous program was a two-week course, with a focus on the day-to-day responsibilities of being a supervisor.  The new program is a weeklong class and focuses on leadership, with the   …Continue Reading MPTC launches new first-line supervisor training course