What an amazing two years it has been! Since June 2015, P.A.A.R.I. has grown into a national movement of law enforcement agencies who believe in treatment over arrest and incarceration. We have placed more than 550 people into treatment through the Gloucester ANGEL Program alone and more than 10,000 individuals in total through our partners across the country.
HINGHAM — Last night the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative trained 16 lobstermen from the Boston Harbor Lobstermen’s Cooperative at the South Shore Country Club, Hingham. The lobstermen requested the training on overdose awareness and how to administer nasal naloxone, in order to better prepare captains and industry leaders to respond to the nationwide […]
P.A.A.R.I. John Rosenthal, Co-founder & Chairman One Bridge St., Suite #300 Newton, MA 02458 For Immediate Release Friday, April 28, 2017 Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org P.A.A.R.I. Welcomes Law Enforcement Veteran and White House Director of National Drug Control Policy, Gil Kerlikowske, to its Board of Directors GLOUCESTER — Police Assisted Addiction […]
On Wednesday, April 19, P.A.A.R.I. Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade joined U.S. Sen. Ed Markey for a roundtable conversation on the nation’s current opioid epidemic.
A group of P.A.A.R.I. law enforcement leaders and associates traveled to New York today for a Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) Conference “Responding to the Opioid Epidemic.”
Approximately 40 fishermen attended a course Friday, which included a segment where they learned how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose, including how to administer nasal Narcan. The training is part of a larger partnership between P.A.A.R.I. and Gloucester’s fishing community aimed at raising awareness on opioid addiction and providing vital nasal naloxone […]