Events



2018 Events

  • Job Fair

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    Safe Streets Task Force

    Justice Involved- CORI Friendly- Job Fair

    April 9, 2018 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Brockton War Memorial Building
    156 West Elm St. Brockton, MA

    After hosting several successful CORI friendly job fairs within the Plymouth County Correctional Facility, Sheriff Joseph D. McDonald has partnered with Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy Cruz in sponsoring a CORI friendly job fair hosted by Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter. The job fair will be held at The Brockton War Memorial Building on April 9, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The job fair is for individuals who have been or are currently involved with the justice system. In addition to these individuals, we will be welcoming all CORI friendly job seeking residents from communities throughout Plymouth County.

    With studies showing significant reductions in recidivism rates for employed individuals, we feel this is a great opportunity for us to partner together in an effort to make our communities safer. In addition to this great opportunity for employers to give back to their communities some other opportunities that will be available are:

    The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). WOTC is a federal tax credit available to employers that hire individuals from certain target   groups who are facing barriers to employment.

    *The Federal Bonding Program no cost fidelity bonds that guarantee honesty for “At-Risk” hard-to-place job seekers. The bonds cover the first six months of employment.

    Participation in the job fair is free. We do expect significant interest from employers looking to participate.

    If you have questions or need any additional information please contact:

    Jim Frazier Reintegration Counselor Plymouth County Sheriff’s Department 508-830-6200 Ext. 438 jfrazier@pcsdma.org

  • Concerns of Social Media for Parents

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    Cyber Safety Presentation

    Sponsored by:  The Plympton Police D.A.R.E. Program and District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz

    Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    7:30-9:00 pm
    Plympton Townhouse Meeting Room

    Topics of Discussion:

    -What is social media?
    -What impact does it have in our children’s lives?
    -What dangers exist and preventative tools for parents?
    -An open discussion and demonstration of “apps” in current use and trending

    Q&A to follow.

  • Operation Safe Streets-February Meeting

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    Safe Streets Task Force

    logo for Operation Safe Streets

    Community Meeting

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018
    6:30-7:30

    Location:
    Arnone School
    Brockton, MA

    6:30-7:30

  • Navigating Social Media

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    Community Meeting

    PCIS Grandparent Connection PosterJanuary 10, 2018

    Plymouth Community Intermediate School
    117 Long Pond Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360

    Featured Speakers:

    District Attorney Tim Cruz

    Amanda Fowle, ADA
    Director of Human Trafficking Prosecutions
    Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office

    This program is sponsored by:  PCIS Grandparent Connection