Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Citizens' Guide to State Services

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William Francis Galvin
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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Public Safety/Law Enforcement: Criminal Justice Training

L9 Municipal Police Training Comittee

L10 Office of Grants and Research


L9 Municipal Police Training Committee (MPTC)
Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
6 Adams Street
Randolp, MA 02368
Tel: 781-437-0300
Fax: 781-963-0235
www.mass.gov/mptc

The Municipal Police Training Committee membership, comprised of leading criminal justice officials, provides and approves training curricula for criminal justice agencies including officers at municipal police departments, correctional facilities, secure facilities for juveniles, and parole officers. The committee also approves and offers in-service training on various topics including rape investigation, domestic violence, suicide prevention, hate crimes, and the administration of breathalyzer tests. Additionally, the committee oversees regional police academies in the following communities: New Bedford; Plymouth; Randolph; Reading and Springfield


L10 Office of Grants and Research (OGR)
Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
10 Park Plaza, Suite 3720
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-725-3301
TTY: 617-725-0261
Fax: 617-725-0260
www.mass.gov/eops

The Office of Grants and Research is the arm of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security that serves as the State Administrative Agency for federal criminal justice, highway safety, and homeland security funds. Additionally, OGR is the home to the Research and Policy Division, which uses research and evaluation to promote public safety in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by informing criminal justice and public safety policy.


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