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Massachusetts Officer Rescues Baby Opossum

An officer with the Quincy (MA) Police Department rescued a baby opossum on Tuesday evening, bringing it home to his family to help care for it.

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Smart New Tools Help Officers Maintain Situational Awareness and Safety

As law enforcement embrace new solutions like speech recognition technologies, they will likely not only find an increase in efficiency but also officer safety, especially when it comes to completing police incident reports.

Proposed MA Bill Would Impose Death Penalty for Cop Killers

According to Fox News, the proposed legislation would give judges the option of sentencing people over 18 to death for killing a police officer.

Panasonic to Take Part in Panel at IACP Technology Conference

The IACP Technology Conference is taking place in Jacksonville, FL, May 20–22. At the event on Tuesday, May 21, at 4 pm ET, Panasonic will take part in the panel discussion, "Managing Officer Safety Now and in the Future through a Strong Technology Ecosystem."

Boston Officer Struck by Vehicle During Foot Pursuit

An officer with the Boston Police Department was struck by a vehicle during a foot pursuit on Wednesday. He was transported to a nearby hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Boston Officer Injured in Pedestrian Crash

An officer with the Boston Police Department was working a construction detail when a dump truck crashed into a parked van and the officer's parked SUV.

Boston Police Officer Hospitalized After Possible Fentanyl Exposure

An officer with the Boston Police Department was hospitalized after suffering signs of exposure to fentanyl on Wednesday night.

Officer Wounded in Gunfight with Marathon Bombers Wants to Talk with Bernie Sanders

Retired Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Officer Dic Donohue—who was wounded in a gunfight with the Boston Marathon bombers six years ago—recently responded to Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' comments that even "terrible people" like Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should have the right to vote while they are behind bars.

Massachusetts Trooper Shoots Man Who Pointed Gun at Him

According to the Boston Globe, the subject—identified as 25-year-old Claude Brown-Madison—was shot in the lower body and suffered a non-life-threatening injury.

MA Officer Wounded in Gunfight Expected to be OK

An officer with the Springfield (MA) Police Department was wounded in an exchange of gunfire in the early hours on Sunday morning. The officer—identified as Edwin Irizarry—was struck twice in the arm by two .22 caliber bullets.