Maynard Police Department

Crown & Shield: Female Empowerment Group at the Fowler Middle School

Maynard Police Officers Mirella Ruggiero and Trista Manchuso welcome any 7th and 8th grade girls to join the Female Empowerment Club.   The club focuses on confidence building skills, personal protection & self-defense, positive communication skills, and making healthy choices.  With the advances in technology and social media these skills are needed more than ever.

See attached flyer and permission slips.  Also available in Fowler School Lobby.   Any questions contact Officer Ruggiero at or Officer Manchuso  at

girls club flyer

updated crown and shield form