On Patrol with The PPD

Hosted by Chief Michael Wynn and Lt. Gary Traversa, "On Patrol with The PPD" bring you the latest news from Pittsfield's Police Department - whether they're introducing you to their staff, sharing a new initiative ...more

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February 12, 2021 00:58:57
On Patrol With the PPD--February 12, 2021 (Health Update, New Officers, a new Chief next door, and the Day Detective Squad)

On Patrol With the PPD--February 12, 2021 (Health Update, New Officers, a new Chief next door, and the Day Detective Squad)

Lt. Traversa is joined in studio by Ofc. Derby and Lt. Soules. Dr. Kulber Zoom’s in for the public health update and after technical difficulties, the Chief joins via Skype. We talk about vaccination progress, the new system for accompanying eligible vaccine recipients, new personnel moves at PPD and Dalton and lots of fraud. ...

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February 05, 2021 00:59:41
On Patrol With the PPD--February 5, 2021 (Health update, tech changes, New HQ back on track, and more.

On Patrol With the PPD--February 5, 2021 (Health update, tech changes, New HQ back on track, and more.

Mr. Munn joins Lt. Traversa and Chief Wynn. Laura Kitross from the Berkshire County Board of Health Association updates us on the vaccine clinic plans, and we discuss some upcoming changes on Suspicious Activity responses. ...

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January 29, 2021 00:59:02
On Patrol With the PPD--January 29, 2021 (Health Update, Midnight Shift changes, and a growing equipment inventory)

On Patrol With the PPD--January 29, 2021 (Health Update, Midnight Shift changes, and a growing equipment inventory)

Dr. Kulberg updates us on public health matters and the vaccine rollout. Lt. Roccabruna joins Lt. Traversa and the Chief to talk about what is going on on Squad C and in-service training. The equipment inventory has taken on a life of it’s own and the Annual Report will be finished today. ...

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January 22, 2021 00:58:58
On Patrol With the PPD--January 22, 2021 (Stuck in Traffic, Health Update, and Shift Changes)

On Patrol With the PPD--January 22, 2021 (Stuck in Traffic, Health Update, and Shift Changes)

Chief Wynn gets stuck in traffic on the way to the studio again, Dr. Kulberg emails in a public health update, the Police Advisory Review Board met this week, Lt. Dawley talks about this week’s shift changes and we talk about K-9 re-deployments. ...

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January 15, 2021 00:58:43
On Patrol With the PPD--January 15, 2021 (1st Responder Vaccine Clinic Update, annual Shift Changes pending, training changes based on the Police Reform legislation)

On Patrol With the PPD--January 15, 2021 (1st Responder Vaccine Clinic Update, annual Shift Changes pending, training changes based on the Police Reform legislation)

Captain Kirchner joins Lieutenant Traversa and Chief Wynn. We talk about this week’s successful 1st Responder vaccine clinics, frequently asked questions about future vaccine roll-outs, upcoming shift changes with the annual bid and training updates. ...

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January 08, 2021 00:58:59
On Patrol With the PPD--January 08, 2021 (Happy New Year! Health Update, The Week's Events in Washington, DC, Police Reform and more)

On Patrol With the PPD--January 08, 2021 (Happy New Year! Health Update, The Week's Events in Washington, DC, Police Reform and more)

Dr. Kulberg joins us for a Public Health update. Lieutenant Traversa and Chief Wynn discuss the need for a detailed after-action-review of the security failures in D.C. and the opportunity for lessons learned. We go back to online in-service training and introduce a new policy module. ...

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