So far in 2016, 35 police officers died in the line of duty.
Those 35 join the national total of more than 20,000 officers who died or were killed while doing their job. Last year, 128 officers "made the ultimate sacrifice."
"Running with The Law" returned to the streets this past weekend with runs planned every Saturday up to a community road race planned for June.
Last fall, it was hard to miss North Adams Police officers running downtown with an entourage of nearly 20 elementary school students.
This same program, Running with The Law, returned Saturday for the spring session with a 5-kilometer road race planned for Saturday, June 11, to benefit Pop Cares, a non-profit organization that supports local cance
Police Sgt. Brad Lepicier has responded to calls to find someone in dire need of medical attention. And he's rushed out to the cruiser to the Automated External Defibrillators and saved a life while he waited for paramedics.