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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

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

MPTC Implements State-of-The-Art Database Posted on Feb 22

MPTC Implements State-of-The-Art Database

  MPTC has begun implementing a state-of-the-art training record/instructor certification database. The database will an officer’s training and certification records and will be the portal for enrolling in training and obtaining and renewing certifications.  It will allow departments and officers access to the records themselves   …Continue Reading MPTC Implements State-of-The-Art Database

Approval of Revised Recruit Officer Course Curriculum Posted on Dec 20

Approval of Revised Recruit Officer Course Curriculum

At its December 19, 2018 meeting, the Committee voted and approved a new course curriculum for Massachusetts municipal police officers. The new curriculum is based on a recently completed job task analysis which focused on those duties performed by police officers with five years or less   …Continue Reading Approval of Revised Recruit Officer Course Curriculum

66TH ROC PLYMOUTH RUNS TORCH RUN FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS Posted on Nov 19

66TH ROC PLYMOUTH RUNS TORCH RUN FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS

On November 17, 2018 the 66th ROC of the MTPC Plymouth Police Academy was honored to run with the State Police of the Foxboro barracks. Together, we carried the Special Olympic torch down Route 1 and into Gillette Stadium; to begin the opening ceremony of   …Continue Reading 66TH ROC PLYMOUTH RUNS TORCH RUN FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Plymouth’s 66th ROC add Ribbon to Uniforms in Solidarity Posted on Nov 2

Plymouth's 66th ROC add Ribbon to Uniforms in Solidarity

This November, the 66th R.O.C. Plymouth Police Academy has started a rally of support behind Attorney Patrick Rogers during his battle against cancer. Just weeks ago, we were being taught the foundation of our future careers by Attorney Rogers: the Laws of the Commonwealth. Every   …Continue Reading Plymouth’s 66th ROC add Ribbon to Uniforms in Solidarity

SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY Posted on Jun 25

SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY

On Sunday June 10th the 65th R.O.C of the Plymouth Police Academy had the privilege of volunteering for the Boston Special Olympics Summer Games.  With a warm welcome we cheered on the athletes as they accepted their medals. A day of volunteering that was much   …Continue Reading SPECIAL OLYMPICS …. SPECIAL PEOPLE …. SPECIAL DAY