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Just as we eluded to in out last post, violence against police continues and made a local appearance in Massachusetts. Yesterday, a Millis police officer exchanged gunfire with an unknown subject who fired several shots into his cruiser.
Response has been consistent from law enforcement throughout the country, as well as here at the office. Where are you President Obama? Over the last few weeks over a dozen law enforcement officers have been killed in America.
Last year, Detective Jennifer Sattler was recognized by the Massachusetts Association of Women in Law Enforcement (MAWLE) for the
2014 Excellence in Performance Award. Captain Denise Duguay nominated Detective Sattler for this award.
The mid August report on revenues showed a 14.5 % increase over the same period last year. Meals tax showed the greatest increase at 17.8% putting them up 8.9% year to date. The Commonwealth took in $663 million in taxes and increase of $85 million for the period ending 8/14.