--MCOFU requests DOC purchase new gloves to protect against the effects of Fentanyl, DOC agrees
-DOC and MCOFU have met to discuss additional training for outer patrol post and transportation details safety
-Record number of scholarships applicants, 515, 144 awarded. Competition was tough, congrats to the winners.
-3.75 % raise takes effect this past pay advise. New contract negotiations to being after the new year!
-Big arbitration win out of BSH, officer terminated for excessive use of force, Arbitrator ruled in favor of MCOFU and officer was reinstated and made whole.
-K2 is still a major problem within our facilities
-DOC notified MCOFU that HRD will no longer offer pay stubs, MCOFU legal advised, waiting on decision
-Funding for On Site Academy has been signed off for this fiscal year
-S1368, an Act to Regulate the Closure of Prisons has come out of committee favorably
-Canobie Lake Park ticket sales broke another record, over 2,200. Enjoy the day with your family and co workers!
-Contract meetings have begun for 2 of the countys that MCOFU represent
-MCOFU Golf Tournament Sept 14th, New England CC