BPD in the Community: Officers Come Out to Support the 8th Annual Perham Street Soap Box Derby

On Saturday October 10, 2015, friends and neighbors gathered for the 8th annual Perham Street Soap Box Derby in West Roxbury.  Members of the BPD came out to support the event - the Patrolman’s Association stopped by to give rides to children in the old “Blue Goose” and the Detective’s Benevolent Society brought their trailer to provide hot dogs and refreshments to the young racers.  Even Superintendent in Chief William Gross made an appearance, giving words of encouragement and maybe a little push to one race car in particular that he seemed to be cheering on more than the others…..