‘You Effectively Get Punished for Surviving’
V.I.P.O. Shares Legislative Progress In Support of Injured Police Officers, Calls for Action in Massachusetts
The Violently Injured Police Officers Organization (V.I.P.O.) would like to share progress made in State Houses across the country on behalf of law enforcement personnel who have been critically injured while serving, and to continue its call for action in its home state of Massachusetts.
V.I.P.O. Calls for Massachusetts to Take Action on Benefits for Families of First Responders Lost to COVID-19
The Violently Injured Police Officers Organization (V.I.P.O.) and the New England Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors (NECOPS) are calling on the Massachusetts Legislature to act on stalled bills that would provide state death benefits to first responders who lost their lives to COVID-19 in the line of duty.
WOBURN — Detective Mario Oliveira and Officer Bob Denapoli, co-founders of the Violently Injured Police Officers Organization (V.I.P.O.), will share their experiences about serious line of duty injuries at an event in November.