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Sheriff Tom Hodgson to Testify TODAY: Support H.483, “An Act authorizing sheriffs to impose fees”

    TODAY – Tuesday, September 20, is an important day for the taxpayers of Massachusetts as Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson will be testifying before the Joint Committee on the Judiciary, trying to convince our legislature to finally pass the long overdue bill allowing Sheriffs to charge a $5.00 per day cost of care fee to inmates housed in…

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Lessons from & Rembrances of 9/11 by Sheriff Tom Hodgson

Bristol County Sheriff Thomas M. Hodgson put forth two important lessons that he learned from the tragic 9/11 attacks. One of them is continued vigilance against future attacks from “extremist groups that consider us infidels – we can’t lose sight of this.” Hodgson said two years ago he alerted travel agencies in New Bedford that his department had thwarted “known…

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