CHICOPEE, Mass. - The Chicopee Police Department is once again raising awareness for breast cancer this month.

Officers are now wearing specialized pink patches on their uniforms throughout the month of October, in an effort to show support for breast cancer awareness month.

The department is also selling these patches to raise funds for local charities. Patches can be purchased for $10 at the station's traffic bureau, between Monday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.