The MPA Executive Board voted unanimously to endorse and support State Representative Steve Xiarhos for re-election. Representative Xiarhos has been a great friend and advocate for our profession.
Yesterday, The NEPBA in conjunction with the Worcester Police Patrol Officers’ Union filed a lawsuit against the POST Commission in Superior court. For more information please read more: https://nepba.org/nepba-seeks-injunction-against-post-commission-in-worcester-superior-court/
Executive Director Machado participated in the POST Commission Meeting on May 3. The recording is available here: https://www.mass.gov/event/peace-officer-standards-and-training-commission-public-meeting-may-3-2022-2022-05-03t083000-0400-2022-05-03t103000-0400
Last week the POST commission approved an 8-question recertification questionnaire. At first glance it appears to be creating more questions than it answers. It seems to put aside rights of officers covered in collective bargaining C150E as well as rights against self-incrimination. What makes is more troubling is that law enforcement officers/union officials that sit …
Concerns of Police Survivors and Brotherhood of the Fallen are hosting a comedy night fundraiser on March 26, 2022. For more information please visit https://fb.me/e/1tfxUh7C1
2022 LDF Signup and Renewals are now being accepted. Please visit https://masspolice.com/legal-defense-fund/ for more information.
121th Annual Convention Wednesday – October 20, 2021 9:00AM-3:00PM – Scholarship Fund Golf Outing – Plymouth Country Club 3:00PM- Delegate Check-In at Hotel 1620 Begins 5:00PM-8:00PM – Anna’s Harborside Social Event Open to All Delegates Thursday – October 21, 2021 8:00 AM Registration begins 9:00AM-11:00AM- Atlantic Room – Attorney Steve Ballin Seminar “Protect Yourself on …