ESCANABA, Mich. — Police Chief Kenneth Vanderlinden is pleased to announce that the Escanaba Department of Public Safety has partnered with The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) to further its Volunteer ANGEL Program.
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Chief Campanello (right) stopped by the Scarborough Police Department Wednesday morning to check in with the Operation HOPE program. He also paid a visit too the Portland Recovery Community Center. Pictured at left is Scarborough Officer John Gill, the driving force behind Operation HOPE. Scarborough is fighting addiction against enormous odds in Maine, where insurance […]
NEWTON and TOWSON, Md. — Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello and John Rosenthal, co-founders of The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.), are pleased to announce that Maryland Addiction Recovery Center has joined the growing list of treatment centers that have partnered with P.A.A.R.I. to offer addiction recovery services to participants.
A new STAT-Harvard poll illustrates overwhelming support for the Gloucester ANGEL Initiative and similar programs that have been implemented by police departments throughout the country to tackle the nation’s current opioid epidemic. The poll interviewed 1,011 randomly selected adults 18 and older from March 3-6. Results indicated that 80 percent of people surveyed support treatment over jail time for […]
ASHLAND, Ore. – Police Chief Tighe O’Meara announces that the Ashland Police Department has partnered with the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) to expand the department’s addiction recovery initiative, the Gateway program.
Governor Charlie Baker signed a bill into law on Monday morning that will focus on addressing the state’s current opioid epidemic.