Boston Police Department

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Boston Police Department
Abbreviation BPD
Flag of the City of Boston
Agency Overview
Formed May 26, 1854; 169 years ago (1854-05-26)
Employees 2,713
Annual Budget $414 million (2020)[1]
Legal personality Governmental agency
Jurisdictional Structure
Divisional agency
(Operations jurisdiction)
Commonwealth of Massachusetts , U.S.
Map of Boston Police Department's jurisdiction.
Size 89.6 sq. miles
Population 617,594 (2010 census)
Legal jurisdiction Boston, Massachusetts
General nature
Operational Structure
Headquarters Boston, Massachusetts
Police Officers 2,144 Sworn Uniformed Police Officers
Civilians 569 Civilian Members
Mayor of Boston responsible Michelle Wu
Agency executive Gregory Long, Superintendent-In-Chief (acting commissioner)
Facilities
Patrol Vehicless Ford Expedition, Ford F250
Patrol cars Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor, Ford Explorer, Chevrolet Caprice PPV
K-9ss 33
Website
bpdnews.com

The Boston police department are the main law enforcement agency in Boston.

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Fiscal Year 2020 Adopted Budget" (PDF). City of Boston. 2020. Retrieved 2020-06-04.