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Randolph Academy Toy Drive Supports Project Guardian Angels Posted on Dec 24

Randolph Academy Toy Drive Supports Project Guardian Angels

  The 4th and 5th Recruit Officer Courses of the Randolph Police Academy and staff from the MPTC participated in a toy drive for Project Guardian Angels this December. More than $300 in gift cards and two SUVs worth of toys and wrapping paper were   …Continue Reading Randolph Academy Toy Drive Supports Project Guardian Angels

Student Officers Give Back to Community Posted on Dec 5

Student Officers Give Back to Community

The 55th Recruit Officer Class (ROC) from the Western Massachusetts Police Academy in Springfield recently made a donation of over $1500 worth of food items to the Mayflower Marathon Food Drive.  For more than two decades, Rock 102’s Mayflower Marathon has helped fill the shelves   …Continue Reading Student Officers Give Back to Community

Academy Class Donate Surplus of Funds to New England C.O.P.S. Posted on Sep 26

Academy Class Donate Surplus of Funds to New England C.O.P.S.

The 54th Recruit Officer Class (ROC) from the Western Massachusetts Police Academy recently made a $500 donation to the New England Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).  As the 54th ROC neared the end of its training, the class had a significant surplus in   …Continue Reading Academy Class Donate Surplus of Funds to New England C.O.P.S.

Student Officers Honor Fallen Hero Posted on Aug 12

Student Officers Honor Fallen Hero

  The Town of Bourne dedicated a Memorial Clock located on Main Street on Friday, July 8, 2016 to Staff Sergeant Matthew Albert Pucino, the uncle of Student Officer Michael Haglof of the 62nd Recruit Officer Class of the Plymouth Police Academy.   Staff Sergeant   …Continue Reading Student Officers Honor Fallen Hero

Recruit Officer Class Support Boston Run to Remember Posted on Jun 13

Recruit Officer Class Support Boston Run to Remember

Thirty-two members of the Randolph Regional Police Academy’s 4th Recruit Officer Class participated in the Boston Run to Remember on May 29, 2016. The five-mile run honors all first responders killed in the line of duty and net proceeds benefit community and kids’ programs of   …Continue Reading Recruit Officer Class Support Boston Run to Remember

Heroes Live Forever 5K Posted on Jun 1

Heroes Live Forever 5K

On Saturday, May 28, 2016 the Plymouth Police Academy’s 62nd ROC lead the Heroes Live Forever 5K Road Race held in Plymouth to benefit  Trooper Clardy who died tragically in the line of duty, leaving behind a wife and seven children.  The community was inspired   …Continue Reading Heroes Live Forever 5K

Student Officers Organize Blood Drive in Honor of Memorial Day Posted on Jun 1

Student Officers Organize Blood Drive in Honor of Memorial Day

On Friday, May 27, 2016 Student Officers of the 62nd ROC Plymouth organized and participated in a Blood Drive to benefit  Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  The Blood Drive was a huge success and the recruits felt honored to be able to   …Continue Reading Student Officers Organize Blood Drive in Honor of Memorial Day

MPTC Reading Police Academy’s 25th ROC run Chelsea Chase 5k Posted on May 10

MPTC Reading Police Academy’s 25th ROC run Chelsea Chase 5k

A number of recruits from the Reading RO-25th class ran the race to support the local Boy’s and Girl’s Club.  The 6th Annual Chelsea Chase 5k was held on May 5th to raise funds for The Boys and Girls Club and the Chelsea Police Relief   …Continue Reading MPTC Reading Police Academy’s 25th ROC run Chelsea Chase 5k

Honor Graduate returns to Reading Police Academy Posted on Mar 23

Honor Graduate returns to Reading Police Academy

On Monday, March 16th, Officer Matt Morneau of the Nahant Police Department returned to the Reading Police Academy to address the new Police Officer Recruits that had just started the Reading Academy on March 14th. Officer Morneau could easily relate to them; just last September,   …Continue Reading Honor Graduate returns to Reading Police Academy

Blue Courage -The Heart and Mind of the Guardian Posted on Feb 16

Blue Courage is a transformational two-day leadership development workshop designed for all levels of the organization. This revolutionary educational process is a holistic approach to developing our people.  It will touch hearts, awaken minds and ignite spirits through dynamic presentations and learning processes. If your   …Continue Reading Blue Courage -The Heart and Mind of the Guardian