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2017 Mawle Annual Conference
2017 Mawle Annual Conference

 MAWLE's 14th Annual Two Day Conference ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Online Registration Now Open! Register by Purchase Order Mail in Registration Form  Sponsorship Opportunities Monday and Tuesday, October 9-10, 2017 at Wheaton College in Norton, MA.      The Annual Business Meeting...

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Spirit of MAWLE Award Ceremony 2017

Spirit of MAWLE Award Ceremony Mark your calendars! Our annual Spirit of MAWLE Award Ceremony will be held on:   Thursday, May 25, 20175:00 to 9:00 PMStonehill CollegeEaston, MA    Nominations Nominations for this award are...

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RWU Senior Project - Current Culture for Women in Law Enforcement

My name is Meaghan Ryan and I am a student at Roger Williams University. I am conducting a senior capstone project researching police department culture, from the perspective of active...

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Police Officer Entrance Exam 2017
White House Project - 21st Century Policing

White House Project - 21st Century Policing Hosted by:Chief Kenneth BerkowitzCanton Police DepartmentCanton, MA  Chief Berkowitz has extended a generous offer of reserving seats to this event for MAWLE members.    The deadline...

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Veteran's Day 2016
MAWLE's Holiday Social
MAWLE's Holiday Social

   Join us as we celebrate the holiday season! MAWLE's Annual Holiday Social Friday, December 2, 20165:00 - 9:00 pm Freeport Tavern780 Morrissey BlvdDorchester, MA Free appetizersCash bar Kindly RSVP your attendance    As, in past years,...

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Officer James Grogan - A Man Remembered
Officer James Grogan - A Man Remembered

    Officer James M. "Jimmy"GroganBrookline Police Department (retired)October 6, 2016   Officer James "Jimmy" Grogan passed away on October 6, 2016. I remember Jimmy as someone full of laughter, a boisterous man, a...

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Massachusetts Police Association Convention

MAWLE will be at the Massachusetts Police Association Convention! Stop by and visit MAWLE'S Table  Masschusetts Police Association ConventionOctober 26-28, 2016Springfield, MA  If you are attending the Massachusetts Police Association that is being...

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Prayers for Officer Cintolo and Morris on their Road to Recovery
Prayers for Officer Cintolo and Morris on their Road to Recovery

     Our prayers for Officer Cintolo and Officer Morris Our prayers and thoughts are with Officer Cintolo and Officer Morris as they recover from their critical injuries inflicted on October 12, 2016....

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MAWLE Scholarship 2016

The Massachusetts Association of Women in Law Enforcement (MAWLE) is pleased to offer a scholarship award, in the amount of five hundred dollars ($500.00), to be awarded to a high school senior who is pursuing a career in law enforcment or criminal justice.  This scholarship will be presented during our annual Spirit of MAWLE Award Ceremony.  

All candidates will be evaluated based on their achievements in relation to the entire pool of applicants. The scholarship will be awarded by July 1st of each year. To be eligible, applicants must meet the Scholarship Criteria and complete the Scholarship Application (see below).  Submissions will be accepted until March 11, 2016.  The award winner(s) will be chosen by the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Association of Women in Law Enforcement. 

 Scholarship Letter
Scholarship Criteria - 2016
Scholarship Application - 2016

Any questions, please contact

Spirit of MAWLE Award 2016

Spirit of MAWLE Award


Join us as we celebrate the outstanding
achievements of 
women in law enforcement!

Hosted by

Chief Frank Frederickson

Yarmouth Police Department 


Thursday, May 5, 2016
5:00 to 9:00 pm
(cermony starting at 6:00 pm) 


Red Jacket Beach Resort
1 South Shore Drive
South Yarmouth, MA

Please Join Us!

Kindly RSVP your attendance to:

 Nominate Someone for the Award!

Nominate a woman in law enforcement who you believe meets the criteria of
the Spirit of MAWLE Award.  
Nominations are being accepted until March 11, 2016.

Award Criteria - 2016

Award Nomination Form

MAWLE's Holiday Social - Freeport Tavern


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Massachusetts Association of Women in Law Enforcement


Cordially Invites You to Our


December 03, 2015
5:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Freeport Tavern in the Northampton Function Hall

780 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02122


Please join us!

We're having a Party with a Twist, to help fill a child's Holiday List!  
In this season of giving we are collecting Gifts for Heading Home, Inc.

Appetizers, cash bar & DJ.  
For Non-Members there is a $10.00 cover charge.

Membership Drive: 
Renew your 2016 MAWLE Membership by 12/31/15 and receive $5.00 off.

We look forward to seeing you!

RSVP your attendance to:

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Holiday Giving

Heading Home, Inc. 

Heading Home is dedicated to solving the homelessness crisis and providing solutions.  We asked if their clients had a wish list and they have provided the list below for two of their families.  We will be collecting these items or monetary donations at our Holiday Social.  

If you plan to donate one of these items, please send an email to so that we can update the list and avoid duplicate gifts. Please bring your gift to the Holiday Social unwrapped.  This list was updated on Dec. 2, 2015. 



Wish #1

Wish #2




Blue, warm infinity scarf
Fulfilled - Thank you! 



Fisher Price Little People Lil’ Movers School bus
Fulfilled - Thank you!

Interactive Children’s Book
Fulfilled - Thank you! 



Set of silverware for 8 people
Fulfilled - Thank you! 

Coffee pot
Fulfilled - 
Thank you!



Matchbox car set
Fulfilled - Thank you! 

Squigz toys (starter set is fine)



Blue or green backpack
Fulfilled - Thank you! 

Makeup kit – eye and lip set
Fulfilled - Thank you! 



Blue comforter (queen size)
Fulfilled - Thank you! 

Fleece top (size men’s large)  
Fulfilled - Thank you!  




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Scholarship Donations