Chief Scott Allen and the East Bridgewater Board of Selectmen report that the town has agreed to join a lawsuit against the manufacturers and distributors of pharmaceutical opioids, in an effort to recover municipal costs that have been brought on by the opioid epidemic.
Chief Scott C. Allen reports that the East Bridgewater Police Department is reviewing its internal procedures after a resident’s notification from last week about used syringes found in a field was not appropriately handled by the department.
Chief Scott Allen is pleased to announce that East Bridgewater Police Officer John Grillo was promoted to the rank of sergeant earlier this week.
Chief Scott Allen reports that the East Bridgewater Police Department investigated a report of a child at a bus stop that was approached by a man in a van Tuesday morning. The police investigation revealed no criminal intent, and Chief Allen stresses that there is no danger to the community.
Chief Scott Allen is pleased to announce that Plymouth County Outreach was recently featured in the March issue of The Police Chief Magazine.