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Police officers and civilian employees who work at the BPD. See their annual earnings, the number of internal affairs cases opened against them, and more.
Incident reports filed by police officers, including the nature of the incident and the location where it happened.
Field Interrogation and Observation reports filed by Boston police officers; includes prose summaries (redacted).
Internal investigations and citizen complaints that have been lodged against Boston Police Department officers and employees.
Not sure where to get started? The Officers & Employees Table is sorted by total earnings for the year 2020, and provides links from each officer to their associated incident reports, complaints, etc.