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
2. ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
3. HONORARY 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.
2017 RIDE & CHAPTER EVENT SCHEDULE
April 24 Fire Fighter Run, Florian Hall, Boston
May 1 Mass. VI Bike Blessing- West Dennis Beach
May 14 Wounded Vet Ride
May 15 Mass. XIII Scavenger Hunt @ Luck Dawg, Pembroke, MA
Jun 18-25 Bike Week Laconia, NH
Jun Kingston Fire Dept Poker Run
Jun 26 Greg Maloney Memorial Run
Jul 9 Blackbeard's Run
Jul 24 Big Nick's Ride - Yarmouth
Aug 14 Cops for Kids with Cancer Florian Hall, Boston
Aug 21 Steve Cole Run / Upland Riders
Aug 28 Chapter Ride to Quabbin Reservoir
Sept 16 - 18 Blue Knights Fall Northeast Conference in Nashua, NH
Sept 25 Middleboro Elks Poker Run
Oct 2 Ride to Provincetown
Nov 5 BK MA I Toy Run
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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.
In memory of Chief Bill Murphy, VP and good friend
Chapter mailing address:
Blue Knights Mass. XIII
11A Raffaele Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
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.
Above Left - Members of Mass. XIII presenting a check for $1000 to Cops For Kids With Cancer at their 2017 Ride for the Angels.
Below left: President Dick O'Connell presents a check to the Upland Riders supporting their charitable activities.