Officer Steve Foley and Officer Chris Musick have both attended numerous training classes in the specialized field of accident reconstruction, and have both worked to become certified accident reconstruction specialists.
This is the process of applying the laws of physics, mathematics, and good old fashioned police work to an accident scene to better determine what actually occurred. Due to the time-consuming nature of these investigations, only those collisions involving death, serious personal injury or collisions warranting serious criminal charges are reconstructed.
The "Recon" team continued their work in 2011, investigating six (6) serious accidents scenes. The accompanying photograph is an actual accident scene photo, found in the Walpole Police archives. The street signs in the background say Common and Front.