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2024 Scholarship Winners!

By MPA | July 15, 2024

Congratulations to all of our awardees!

Veterans Buy Back on the Move

By MPA | May 21, 2024

We received word this morning the the Governors¬†Heroes Act will get a vote tomorrow in the House. The bill contains our exact veterans buy back language allowing current employees another opportunity to opt in. This is great news as this was one of our legislative priorities. We will continue to push this to the finish […]

Line of Duty Death – Billerica Police Department

By MPA | April 27, 2024

On behalf of the Massachusetts Police Association, we offer our sincerest condolences and unwavering support to the Billerica Police Department and all those affected by this tragic loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with Sergeant Taylor’s loved ones and the Billerica PD during this difficult time.

Detective Scott Conley

By MPA | March 20, 2024

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Chelsea Police Department as they lost a member of their agency this week. May he rest in peace.

MPA College Scholarship Program

By MPA | February 13, 2024

Applications are now being accepted. Please visit for more info

MPA College Scholarships

By MPA | February 12, 2024

The March 31st deadline is fast approaching for the MPA College Scholarship Program. Please visit for more information .

Senate Finalizes Gun Bill

By MPA | February 4, 2024

Late Thursday night the Senate voted 37-3 to advance their version of gun reform. Among the few amendments accepted was a Senator Velis proposal that would mandate repeat gun offenders be held until trial. Another by Senator Fattman would create a new crime for shooting at an officer. Both of these Senators were named legislators […]

9C Cuts Spare Local Aid, FY25 Budget on Tap

By MPA | January 23, 2024

In early January, Governor Healey announce 9C cuts in an attempt to bring the fiscal 24 budget into balance. The shortfall was estimated at one billion dollars. Although revenue is higher than fiscal 23, it has fallen short of benchmark which had called for approximately a 4% increase. Unlike cuts by Governor Patrick in the […]

MA LDF 2024 Membership Renewals

By MPA | January 23, 2024

Just a reminder, existing LDF members have until January 31, 2024 to renew their accounts to avoid a lapse in coverage!

Officer Paul Tracey Fundraiser

By MPA | January 10, 2024


For over 100 years the Massachusetts Police Association has been the voice for police officers throughout the Commonwealth. From Greater Boston to Worcester, the Cape and Islands to Springfield, we are proud and honored to represent those who serve our communities and campuses. The MPA strives to provide the men and women of law enforcement with the support required to get the job done safely and professionally. We are your oldest and strongest voice on Beacon Hill. We fight to maintain your collective bargaining rights, your hard-earned benefits, and to ensure you have the tools you need on the street and in the courtroom. Our Legal Defense is second to none and has decades of experience to prove it. If you are a member or an unaffiliated police officer looking for answers to questions regarding benefits or other information, the MPA is here to help.

Massachusetts Police Association

The MPA was established in the 20th century with a simple mission in mind: represent law enforcement officers who serve the people of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Since our founding, we have inducted thousands of police officers and their supporters into our ranks, and successfully achieved our goals to create an entity that police can always turn to when they are in need.