Republican State Committee

Plymouth County Sheriff looking to succeed deMacedo on Republican State Committee     Continue reading

Oath of Office

Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph McDonald Jr. was sworn into office on January 4, 2017. Continue reading

Sheriff Joseph Runs for Re election

As he runs for a third term as Plymouth County Sheriff, Joseph D. McDonald Jr. points to achievements as endorsements. PLYMOUTH – As he runs for a third term as Plymouth County Sheriff, Joseph D. McDonald Jr. points to achievements as endorsements. The American Correctional Association’s accreditation of the Plymouth County Correctional Facility, he said, offers one testimonial. McDonald’s work on Governor Baker’s Task Force to Curb Opioid Abuse and the state’s Justice Reinvestment Initiative provide others. Continue reading

Tons of Food Harvested from County Farm, Nearly Two Times Last Year’s Haul

In Plymouth, the County Farm almost doubled the amount of food it produced last year. Sheriff McDonald celebrated this milestone at the farm on Friday with South Shore Community Action Council officials, who distribute the harvest to people in need. Continue reading

Historic Farm Plymouth County Farm Combats Hunger Continue reading

Prison Job Fair

Plymouth Prison Holds Job Fair Aimed at Employing Inmates Leaving the Correctional Facility Continue reading

Sheriff Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

McDonald announced his run for reelection during a campaign kickoff at Indian Pond Country Club in Kingston last month. Continue reading

Plymouth County Year-End Review Interview With Sheriff Joe McDonald

In 2015, Plymouth County Sheriff Joe McDonald’s office hosted their first veterans summit, their bureau of criminal investigation (BCI) responded to thousands of calls, and the Plymouth House of Correction became a place where civilly committed men could work to address addictions and long term sobriety. Continue reading

Plymouth County Drug Abuse Task Force: Sheriff, DA Form United Front In Fight Against Drug Crisis

The Plymouth County Drug Abuse Task Force is bringing law enforcement together with the medical community and substance abuse experts to track trends in the opiate epidemic within the county.   Continue reading

PLYMOUTH COUNTY SHERIFF: Jail is safe haven for patients in court-ordered treatment (Part 6)

A pilot program at the Plymouth County Correctional Facility treats Section 35 patients in recovery. Continue reading