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Plymouth 68TH ROC Officer Down Run to Remember Posted on May 26

Plymouth 68TH ROC Officer Down Run to Remember

On Sunday, May 24, 2020, I, Student Officer Micaela Fraccalossi of the 68th R.O.C. Plymouth Police Academy participated in the virtual 5 mile race for Boston’s Run to Remember. Originally this race was supposed to be held in the Seaport area of Boston, but due   …Continue Reading Plymouth 68TH ROC Officer Down Run to Remember

Plymouth Academy’s 68th ROC Sean Collier Tribute Workout Posted on Apr 23

Plymouth Academy's 68th ROC Sean Collier Tribute Workout

The Plymouth Police Academy may be temporarily suspended, but we remain motivated and dedicated each and every day in the 68th R.O.C. Weekends and weekdays have became a blur as some of us are working and others are in self quarantine, but we do not   …Continue Reading Plymouth Academy’s 68th ROC Sean Collier Tribute Workout

68th ROC Workout in honor of Fallen Yarmouth Police Officer Sergeant Sean Gannon Posted on Apr 14

On April 12, 2020 student officers of Plymouth Police Academy’s 68th Recruit Officer Course dedicate their physical fitness training in honor of Fallen Officer Sergeant Sean Gannon, Yarmouth Police Department. On April 12, 2017 K-9 Officer Sergeant Gannon was fatally shot while assisting serving a   …Continue Reading 68th ROC Workout in honor of Fallen Yarmouth Police Officer Sergeant Sean Gannon

68TH ROC STAYS COMMITTED DURING COVID 19 Posted on Apr 3

Recruit training at the Plymouth Police Academy is unparalleled. Motivation is vital, dedication essential, and discipline critical to recruit success. The 68th ROC is not only motivated, dedicated, and disciplined to navigate the academy successfully, but more importantly we are motivated, dedicated, and disciplined to be impactful in our communities. This is true now, and will   …Continue Reading 68TH ROC STAYS COMMITTED DURING COVID 19

Walking for a Legend Posted on Oct 8

Walking for a Legend

MPTC Plymouth Police Academy Director Eileen Goodick  and Program Coordinator Alison Taylor joined Team Police Chiefs in the Jimmy Fund Walk for Dana Farber. This year the Team was walking in honor and memory of Attorney Patrick M. Rogers who lost his battle to cancer   …Continue Reading Walking for a Legend

Community Policing at Its Best Posted on Jul 16

Community Policing at Its Best

On Saturday June 22, 2019, Plymouth Police Academy recruits from the Plymouth Police Department participated in their towns Community Policing event. The event took place at the Plymouth Public Library from 10am-2pm. Volunteers for the event included the recruits, police officers and members from the   …Continue Reading Community Policing at Its Best

Run to Remember Posted on May 30

Run to Remember

On Sunday, May 26th 2019, Student Officer Rix and Student Officer Burke, Jr. represented the 67th R.O.C Plymouth Police Academy and the Plymouth Police Department in the “Boston’s Run to Remember” 5 mile road race located in the Seaport area of Boston. It was the   …Continue Reading Run to Remember

Operation Flags for Vets Posted on May 29

Operation Flags for Vets

On May 25, 2019, the 67th Recruit Officer Course (ROC) of Plymouth Police Academy was honored to participate in Operation Flags for Vets at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. Operation Flags for Vets is an event sponsored by the SFC Jared C. Monti Charitable   …Continue Reading Operation Flags for Vets

CUTS 4 CANCER Posted on May 22

CUTS 4 CANCER

          On Sunday May 19th, 2019, Student Officers from the 67TH R.O.C. MPTC Plymouth Police Academy participated in the 4th annual “Cuts 4 Cancer” event in Canton. This event, hosted by Betsy’s Barbershop, benefits the Joe Andruzzi Foundation. The Joe Andruzzi   …Continue Reading CUTS 4 CANCER

WE REMEMBER TOGETHER Posted on May 16

WE REMEMBER TOGETHER

On Tuesday, May 7, 2019 the Plymouth Police Academy was honored to have Officer Tommy Capell and his wife, Robbie Capell of the San Antonio Police Department for a dedication of an Honor Chair. Tommy & Robbie Capell started Saving a Hero’s Place back in   …Continue Reading WE REMEMBER TOGETHER