Boston Police Department
The Boston Police Department (BPD), dating back to 1838, holds the primary responsibility for law enforcement and investigation within the American city of Boston, Massachusetts. It is the oldest police department in the United States. The BPD is also the 20th largest law enforcement agency in the country and the largest in New England.
Motto: “God be with us as He was with our fathers.”
Commissioner: William G. Gross
Annual budget: $414 million (2020)
Headquarters: “ONE SCHROEDER PLAZA ROXBURY CROSSING, MA 02120”