The Boston Police Department Crime Laboratory Unit is part of the Forensic Technology Division. The Crime Lab provides services to the City of Boston, MBTA, and several of the colleges and universities in Boston.
The Family Justice Division consists of the following units within the Boston Police Department:
The Crimes Against Children Unit
Domestic Violence Unit
Sexual Assault Unit
The Internal Affairs Division investigates incidents of alleged police misconduct, reviews complaint investigations to ensure that investigations are thorough and complete; analyzes all complaint data; and proactively assists in the development of needed training modules.
The Boston Police Harbor Unit, led by Harbormaster Phillip Terenzi, patrols the harbor daily to ensure that both commercial and recreational use of the harbor and its islands is safe. The unit also enforces maritime codes and environmental regulations as they apply to these waters.
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Neighborhood Crime Watch
Learn what simple actions you can take to protect you and your neighbor's families, homes, vehicles, and property.
Find Information On Sex Offenders
A sex offender is any person who resides, works or attends an institution of higher learning in the Commonwealth and who has been convicted of a sex offense,
BPD Targets Violent Predators
Police Commissioner Davis discusses violence reduction efforts in the city.
Police Promotions 2010
Promotion and Rating ceremony held at the Boys & Girls Club in Mattapan for Boston police officers.
National Night Out 2010
Mayor Menino joins the Boston Police Department in celebrating the 27th annual National Night Out.
Operation Hoodsie Cup
Boston Police will be handing out free Hoodsie Cups in Boston neighborhoods, forging a bond with the city's youth.
New Boston Police Harbor Patrol Unit Opening
Mayor Menino and Commissioner Ed Davis help open the new Boston Police Harbor Patrol Unit.
Uphams Corner Street Team
Upham's Corner Street Team-Dorchester
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