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Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz

As the chief law enforcement official in Plymouth County, District Attorney Cruz is responsible
for ensuring the safety and security of all residents of Plymouth County.

The primary responsibility of the District Attorney´s Office is to prosecute criminal offenses
that occur within the county.

The Family Protection and Domestic Violence Units, within the District Attorney´s Office,
have been designed to enhance the prosecution of domestic violence and sexual assault cases,
as well as address the specific needs of the victims.

Assistant District Attorneys and Victim Witness Advocates that have received specialized
training in domestic violence and sexual assault are assigned to follow each case from
arraignment through disposition.

The Office of District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz is located at
32 Belmont Street, Brockton, MA 02301.


For more information, you may contact the office by telephone at: 508-584-8120.


Visit us on the web at:   www.mass.gov/da/plymouth



Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph D. McDonald, Jr.



The Plymouth County Sheriff´s Department is one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in Massachusetts.

The three primary responsibilities of Sheriff McDonald is to operate the Plymouth County Correctional Facility; assist in Public Safety throughout the county; and to oversee the delivery of legal documents needed to support the operation of the courts.

Through comprehensive community partnerships, the Sheriff´s Department will provide progressive and cost effective law enforcement services.

The Department of Sheriff Joseph D. McDonald, Jr. is located at
24 Long Pond Road, Plymouth, MA 02360.


For more information, you may contact the office by telephone at:
508-830-6200.


Visit us on the web at:   www.pcsdma.org





Brockton Family and Community Resources



Brockton Family and Community Resources provide services for children, adolescents and adults.
BF&CR specializes in mental health, substance abuse and domestic violence services.

These services are provided in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole, as well as hearing impaired.

Brockton Family and Community Resources is located at
18 Newton Street, Brockton, MA 02301.


For more information, you may contact BF&CR by telephone at:
508-583-5498, or toll free: 1-800-281-6498.


Visit us on the web at:   www.brocktonfamilyandcommunityresources.com






Womansplace Crisis Center



Womansplace Crisis Center is a non-profit organization which is committed to working towards the elimination of violence against women and children through direct services, education and social activism.

Womansplace Crisis Center offers free confidential services to women and children who have experienced sexual assault and/or domestic violence.

These services are provided in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole.

Womansplace Crisis Center can be reached at:
P.O. Box 4206, Brockton, MA 02303.


For more information, you may contact the center at:
508-588-2045, or through the 24 hour hotline: 508-588-2041.






South Shore Women´s Resource Center



South Shore Women´s Resource Center is a non-profit organization whose mission is to end domestic violence by providing support and education to victims, their families, and the community.   South Shore Women´s Resource Center offers services for victims of domestic violence and their children.   Their areas of specialty are: Emergency Safe Home Services, Counseling and Advocacy.

For more information, you may contact the center at:
508-746-2664, or through the 24 hour hotline: 1-888-746-2664.


Visit us on the web at:   http://www.sharingweb.org






HighPoint Treatment Center



HighPoint Treatment Center´s mission is to prevent and treat chemical dependency and to provide therapeutic services for mental health issues.   Specializing in quality substance abuse and behavioral health treatment for families, couples, individuals and groups.

HighPoint Treatment Center is located at
2 School Street, Plymouth, MA 02360.


For more information, you may contact the center at: 508-830-1234.


Visit us on the web at:   www.hptc.org


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