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1 05, 2020

The State Police Association of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts State Police Introduce “Chat With a Trooper”

2020-05-01T19:22:56-04:00May 1st, 2020|In The News, News|

FRAMINGHAM, MA— The State Police Association of Massachusetts (SPAM) and the Massachusetts State Police today announced that they are starting a new program to help a vulnerable population during the COVID-19 pandemic.  “Chat with a Trooper” connects a group of senior citizens with volunteer state troopers for a friendly conversation during the COVID crisis.  The idea was the brainchild of Cathy [...]

14 03, 2019

MBTA Officer Injured in Watertown Shootout Knows the Value of ‘Brotherhood’

2019-03-14T11:23:57-04:00March 14th, 2019|News|

In the weeks and months after Dic Donohue was nearly killed in the Watertown shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers, the young officer was not only struggling to recover and get healthy, he was wracked with deep concerns about his finances and future. A proud U.S. Navy veteran and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority officer who had only been on the job [...]