“If we can bring one person in and save that life and put them down the road to recovery, then we’ve served our purpose,” Chief Short told WGME.
The Greenfield, Wis. Police Department this week became the first agency in Wisconsin to join with PAARI. Counting Wisconsin, 18 states now have police departments with addiction recovery programs under the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative. Welcome aboard!
Steve Raiport from the Gowanda Police Department sat down with Time Warner Cable News and NBC-2 WGRZ Buffalo yesterday to discuss his partnership with PAARI. Gowanda is a small community if about 2,500 people, and they are being hit as hard as any other community in the country, underscoring the urgency if the problem and […]
The Boston Globe has honored Chief Leonard Campanello as one of its Bostonians of the Year. Chief Campanello, mentioned in the honorable mentions category, was singled out by the Globe along with John Rosenthal and Arlington Police Chief Frederick Ryan for their work in attacking the disease of drug and opioid addiction. The full story […]