PLYMOUTH — Chief Edward Bradley is pleased to announce that the Plymouth Fire Department has been awarded $7,680 for the Fiscal Year 2021 Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) Program and $3,019 for the Senior SAFE Program by the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services.
DEDHAM — Chief Michael D’Entremont is pleased to announce that the Dedham Police Department has been awarded a $22,479 Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Program (CESFP) grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety (EOPSS) and Security’s Office of Grants and Research.
SOMERSET – Chief George McNeil is pleased to announce that the Somerset Police Department was awarded a $47,661 Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Program (CESFP) grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s (EOPSS) Office of Grants and Research.
Chief James Vuona is pleased to announce that the Shrewsbury Fire Department has received a $2,500 Firefighter Turnout Gear Grant and a $5,000 Washer-Extractor Equipment Grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS) and the Department of Fire Services (DFS).
READING — Deputy Chief David Clark reports that the Reading Police Department will be increasing the number of patrols on local roads as part of a national “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.
MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA — Interim Chief Todd Fitzgerald reports that the Manchester Police Department is participating in a statewide effort to improve traffic safety for pedestrians and bicyclists.
BURLINGTON — Chief Michael Kent reports that the Burlington Police Department is participating in a statewide Distracted Driving Enforcement Campaign, and is reminding residents to remain focused and vigilant behind the wheel.
BEDFORD — Chief Robert Bongiorno announces that the Bedford Police Department will be improving pedestrian and bicyclist safety in town through a grant administered by the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security Highway Safety Division.