Radio Show #179 – Chicopee Police Department Information Officer Mike Wilk at the Sheriff Cocchi Picnic

Chicopee Information Officer Michael Wilk talks with PVR’s Brad Shepard at the Sheriff Cocchi picnic.

Among other topics, Wilk is candid about the crime rate in Chicopee, opioid abuse, and the day of the Chief’s motorcycle accident.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, July 30, 2018

Wilbraham Road closed for several weeks.
Female hiker in Montague falls and is rescued .
Springfield man attempts to “mow down” two police officers.
Chicopee Police Chief Jebb is out of the hospital and continuing to recover.
Make-A-Wish Foundation teams up with Bertera Subaru to bring joy to local children.
Governor Baker signs bill to make 21 the legal age for cigarette and tobacco products sales.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, April 12, 2018

World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast announces this year’s chair!
Another Western Mass. town says “no” to recreational marijuana.
Granby child porn arrestee receives additional sentence.
Gas prices to jump this summer.
Chicopee Moose and Elk Lodges present contribution to Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen.
Chicopee Police warn of a new scam.
Montague Police Dog Officer receives state award.
New owners of the former Tower Square Hotel close on the purchase.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, September 28, 2017

Mayor Sarno pulls Club Pandora’s license.
Holyoke had a preliminary election, and hardly anyone showed up…
Volunteers needed at Chicopee Police substation!
Local business people on the move!
The Midtown Men come back to Symphony Hall!
Ware police investigate downtown graffiti.

Brad Shepard Today! Monday, January 23rd, 2017

New Springfield RMV location opens today!
Springfield City Council announces two new committees
A state trooper delivers a baby on the Mass Pike in Blandford!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend! September, 2016

Which Springfield restaurant goes away after forty years? Which ride at the Big E stranded people up in the air?  The Springfield man did what outside the downtown Salon?  Find out right now with Brad!  Also, this week’s moose on the loose comes to you from Chicopee, a bomb squad alert in East Longmeadow, and get the weekend guide to events, festivals, concerts and more!

Brad Shepard Today! Friday and the weekend April 29, 2016

  • Two UMASS Students die in 24 hours
  • Nick Morganelli OUT at Western Mass News
  • East Longmeadow senior charged with rape and indecent assault
  • Teachers honored!
  • WEEKEND PERFORMERS

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday February 24, 2016

  • Hampden County DA’s Office PSA video contest
  • Wheel thieves hit Enfield and add Acuras
  • The Drama Studio presents THE SECRET GARDEN; special guest; Steven Hayes
  • Moose Lodge helps Chicopee Police

(much more!)