This website is dedicated to the memory of HONORARY CAPTAIN ANTHONY BUONOPANE


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Welcome to the Randolph Auxiliary Police Department's website. We are very excited to be able to present our agency via the internet to the residents of our community as well as visitors abroad. With all the new technology available today, we are able to provide people with information and access to the Randolph Auxiliary Police Department and to our community. We invite you to browse our pages and send us e-mail with any comments or suggestions.


Honorary Captain Buonopane

Capt BuonopaneWas involved in numerous capacities of community service throughout his lifetime. He was a member of the Randolph Auxiliary Police Department for 40+ years, working his way from officer to the rank of Chief. He was a Grand Marshal for the “Night before the Fourth” Parade in Randolph. He volunteered at the Randolph Food Pantry, St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church and was a member of the Town of Randolph Disabilities Commission.

Reposing at the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 N. Main St., Randolph, MA. Visiting hours Monday, April 29, 2019 from 4 to 8 PM. There will be a Funeral Mass Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 10 AM in St. Bernadette's Church, 1031 North Main Street, Randolph, MA. Burial will take place at the Mass. National Cemetery, Bourne, MA at 12:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name, to the Randolph Food Pantry, 1 Turner Lane, Randolph.

RAPD Memorial Day 08The Auxiliary Police was originally established under the Civil Defense Act in 1940. On January 20, 1975 the Town of Randolph Board of Selectmen approved the formation of the Randolph Auxiliary Police Department. Since then, we have been committed to maintaining order and have helped enhance the quality of life by building partnerships, developing mutual trust and protecting the rights of individuals in our community. Our members strive to deliver service in a professional manner, while maintaining commitment to fairness and respect while saving lives, preventing crimes and enforcing laws.