Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Friday, August 22, 2014

Joining Forces Updated Veterans Resource Guide

A Treasure Valley Veterans advocate group has an updated their guide to helpful community services available to assist veterans and their families. The goal of the guide is to better aid veterans in a healthy and successful return home.

The guide includes contact information for dozens of community resources available to help veterans and their families, including child care and clothing, housing, employment, education, transportation, medical and legal services.

Vets Resource Guide 08-2014

Click here for the Joining Forces for Treasure Valley Veterans Community Services Guide

The group, Joining Forces for Treasure Valley Veterans has been led by Boise Chief of Police Michael Masterson.  The Chief, set to retire in 2015, has made it an important mission of the department to improve veteran's services as a way to keep veterans, their families, officers and the community safe. 

Recent Boise Police news releases with more information on Joining Forces for Treasure Valley Veterans:

Local Veteran's Advocate Group, led by Chief Masterson, Recognizes Judges for Creating Success Stories

Idaho Veteran's Network Honors Chief Masterson for his Advocacy on Behalf of Veteran's Services

Chief Masterson Speaks to Court in Support of Veteran