The Police Chiefs of Plymouth County are pleased to announce that Plymouth County Outreach (PCO) has released the data from its 2018 Annual Report, showing an 18 percent decrease in fatal overdoses and a 13 percent decrease in non-fatal overdoses in Plymouth County, compared to 2017.
Chief Christopher Delmonte and the Bridgewater Police Department are encouraging residents to sign up for alerts regarding the Massachusetts Correctional Institution (MCI)-Bridgewater.
Chief Christopher Delmonte is pleased to announce that a team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission is scheduled to arrive on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 through Thursday, June 6, 2019 to conduct an on-site re-Accreditation assessment. The Department has been an Accredited police agency since 2016 and must undergo a re-assessment every three years.
The Police Chiefs of Plymouth County announce that Plymouth County Outreach (PCO) is supporting a bill filed last week that would allow law enforcement officers — in addition to medically trained personnel — to provide civilians with the overdose-reversing drug Narcan (naloxone) and train them on how to administer the drug.
Chief Christopher Delmonte is pleased to announce that the Bridgewater Police Department recently received a generous donation from a local business, providing vital protective equipment that will help officers responding to critical incidents.