Last Thursday, Feb. 7, P.A.A.R.I Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade and six P.A.A.R.I law enforcement representatives attended a meeting at the White House Eisenhower Executive Office Building, hosted by Vice President Mike Pence and the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). During his remarks, Pence thanked law enforcement for their service and leadership on the […]
WESTBOROUGH — On Thursday, Jan. 31, Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade was on hand as the Massachusetts Environmental Police trained officers on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. Officers took part in hands-on exercises, where they learned how to administer life-saving nasal NARCAN, which was donated […]
This past November, P.A.A.R.I Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade, facilitated a session on how small cities can address the opioid crisis while attending the National League of Cities’ City Summit in Los Angeles.
The Police Chiefs of Plymouth County are pleased to share some of the successes that Plymouth County Outreach (PCO) had in 2018 and look forward to what lies ahead for next year. “This has been a fantastic year for PCO as far as growth and recognition on a local and national level,” East Bridgewater Police […]
Led by the Chelsea Police Department, the Hub model is a crime prevention, interventionist approach to community safety and well-being. It allows police departments to connect with human service providers from multiple sectors to collaborate around the improvement of individual and family outcomes. The Hub model has also been implemented in Jamaica Plain, East Boston, […]
On behalf of Co-Chairman John Rosenthal and the entire Board of Directors, the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative offers its sincere congratulations to Chief Frederick Ryan on his retirement from the Arlington, Massachusetts Police Department.