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Category Archives: Fallen Heros

A Run to Remember Posted on Oct 11

A Run to Remember

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

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

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

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