This page was last updated: February 26, 2019
Massachusetts Chapter XIII
"South Shore Chapter"
Founded & Chartered in 1993
501(c)10 Charitable Organization
                                             MEMBERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS 

Briefly, to qualify for membership in the Blue Knights you must: 

1.  Have (or had prior to retirement) statutory power of arrest.  
2.  Be employed full or part time for a federal, state, county or municipal agency whose primary function is the enforcement of criminal, vehicle, traffic laws or is responsible
     for the prosecution, incarceration or supervision of offenders or did so prior to retirement or separation for disability in the line of duty. 
3.  Receive monetary compensation for the above employment or retirement. 
3.  Possess a valid license to operate a motorcycle. 
4.  Own a motorcycle or plan to purchase one within six months. 


1.  REGULAR MEMBERS         
4.  SPECIAL HONORARY MEMBER (Chaplain or Medicine Man)

Any member who because of an injury or medical or physical condition is unable to continue riding a motorcycle, may retain his/her membership as a member provided they stay current with their dues and other obligations. 

"Let's Ride!!"

   Date                      Event

Mar 23          Night with the Knights featuring Draw the Line

May 3 - 5      Spring Conference hosted by ME V in S. Portland, ME

May               Mass. VI Bike Blessing - West Dennis Beach

May 26          Wounded Vet Run   Revere   12:30 start   $20pp

Jun 14 - 16   Atlantic Friendship Weekend hosted by Nova Scotia I

Jun               Bike Week   Laconia, NH

Jun 23          Gregg Maloney Memorial Run    Black Raspberry / Cordage Park   0900

Aug 11         Cops for Kids with Cancer   11:00  Florian Hall, Boston

Aug              Steve Cole Run / Upland Riders 

Aug              7th Annual Kingston Firefighters Poker Run

Sept 6 - 8     Fall Northeast Conference hosted by RI I in Warwick, RI

Oct               Ride to the Brockton V.A. hospital 

Nov               BK MA I Toy Run

Additionally we will have spur of the moment Breakfast Rides and day trips which will be posted on our FaceBook page and by email.  If any member has an idea for a group ride, contact our Road Captain - Ralph Tanzi at   
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We meet the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post in Hanson (92 Robinson Road, Hanson, MA) or other locations as needed.

New members are always wanted! We are looking for active or retired law enforcement officers (have or had power of arrest) who own a motorcycle.  You should like to ride and have a good time.

Contact Chapter Mass. XIII
Mailing Address:

Blue Knights Mass. Chap. XIII
Post Office Box 1208
Sagamore Beach, MA 02562

Email us  

Secretary / Treasurer

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BK Mass. XIII is proud to support
In memory of Chief Bill Murphy, VP and good friend
Chapter mailing address:
Blue Knights Mass. XIII
P. O. Box 1208
Sagamore Beach, MA 02562
Above:  Mass. XIII has donated nearly $2000 to the Nathan Hale Foundation to support veteran's programs.  Chapter president Dick O'Connell (l) and former VP Chief Bill Murphy (r) present a check to Chris Hart, founder of the Nathan Hale Foundation.

Left - Members of Mass. XIII presenting a check for $1000 to Cops For Kids With Cancer at their 2017 Ride for the Angels.

Below:  President Dick O'Connell presents a check to the Upland Riders supporting their charitable activities.

Join us on Saturday, March 23rd
for the 3rd annual
Night with the Knights
at the 
East Bridgewater Commercial Club
Draw the Line

$20 per seat.  Tables of 10 seats for $200.  
Advanced ticket sales only

Email for information.
The Plymouth Police Working Dog Foundation is our latest charity.  Here we present them a donation of $500.
Chapter XIII hosted a Super Bowl party at Post 226 American Legion in Hanson to watch the New England Patriots take their 6th Super Bowl Championship.  The Post hosts our monthly meetings and to say "thank you" we made three donations totaling $850 to Post 226, Squadron 226 Sons of the Legion and the Ladies Auxiliary Post 226.