Police Officer at Boston Police
Lawrence D Welch is an active Officer in the Boston Police Department. They live in the Boston neighborhood of Jamaica Plain. Officer Lawrence D Welch has been a Boston Police officer for 33 years. They were paid a total of $228,046.58 in 2020. They were the 288th highest earner in 2020 among Boston Police Department employees.
Officer Lawrence D Welch has an IA Score of 5 Most Concerning. Our database shows 15 Internal Affairs cases containing at least one sustained allegation against this officer, and 30 cases total, regardless of finding.
The Internal Affairs Division has found Officer Lawrence D Welch in violation of policies including Reporting for Duty, Respectful Treatment, Attendance/Reporting for Duty, Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge, Untruthfulness, Conduct Unbecoming, Situations Involving Family & Frien, Personal Business, Violation of Criminal Law, Dir./Orders, and Violations of Rules & Procedures.
|Allegations Against this Officer Sustained by the Internal Affairs Division (2000 - 2020) ?|
|IA #||Received||Allegation||Finding||Action Taken|
|IAD2014-0356||Jul 29, 2014||Reporting for Duty||Sustained||Suspension|
|IAD2014-0035||Jan 15, 2014||Reporting for Duty||Sustained||Suspension|
|9007||May 8, 2007||Respectful Treatment||Sustained||N/A|
|3207||Jan 30, 2007||Attendance/Reporting for Duty||Sustained||N/A|
|3107||Jan 30, 2007||Attendance/Reporting for Duty||Sustained||N/A|
|17305||Sep 15, 2005||Respectful Treatment||Sustained||N/A|
|15705||Aug 18, 2005||Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge||Sustained||N/A|
|6605||Apr 21, 2005||Untruthfulness||Sustained||N/A|
|6605||Apr 21, 2005||Conduct Unbecoming||Sustained||N/A|
|305||Jan 3, 2005||Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge||Sustained||N/A|
|4804||Mar 25, 2004||Untruthfulness||Sustained||N/A|
|4804||Mar 25, 2004||Respectful Treatment||Sustained||N/A|
|12703||Jun 10, 2003||Situations Involving Family & Frien||Sustained||N/A|
|12703||Jun 10, 2003||Personal Business||Sustained||N/A|
|12703||Jun 10, 2003||Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge||Sustained||N/A|
|12703||Jun 10, 2003||Conduct Unbecoming||Sustained||N/A|
|5903||Mar 25, 2003||Violation of Criminal Law||Sustained||N/A|
|5903||Mar 25, 2003||Dir./Orders||Sustained||N/A|
|3203||Feb 6, 2003||Violation of Criminal Law||Sustained||N/A|
|21201||Oct 11, 2001||Violation of Criminal Law||Sustained||N/A|
|18801||Sep 10, 2001||Violations of Rules & Procedures||Sustained||N/A|
|18801||Sep 10, 2001||Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge||Sustained||N/A|
Officer Lawrence D Welch has been named in news articles, court records, and/or other documents that contain concerning allegations.
|Nov 22, 2015||Boston Globe||tful treatment, unbecoming conduct, and criminal violations.Lawrence D. Welch, a 26-year veteran of the force, has accumulated 55 complai|
|Nov 2, 2013||Other||Sexton issued a thtee (3) working day suspension to Officer Lawrence Welch, ID#010601, assigned to District C-11, Org # 43060 for a vi|
Details regarding this employee's compensation come from earnings reports published by the City of Boston. Learn more
This employee was the 288th highest earner in 2020.
Incident reports filed by this officer. This information comes from the public journal reports published by the BPD. This data is incomplete; officers respond to many incidents that do not then appear in the journal. Learn more
|Incident #||Occurred||District||Shooting?||Location||Offenses||Officer||Clearance||# of Victims||# of Offenders||# of Arrests|
Paid details worked by this officer in 2019. Learn more
Traffic citations issued by this officer in 2011 - 2020. Learn more
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Field Interrogation and Observation (FIO) reports filed by this officer. Learn more
|FC #||Date||Contact Officer||Supervisor||Street||City||State||Zip||Frisk?||Veh. Srch?||Duration||Circumstance||Basis||Year||State||Make||Model||Color||Style||Type||Key Situations||Weather||# Indv.||Narrative|
SWAT operations in which this officer participated. Reports currently cover 2010-2014. Due to transcription errors, this list may be incomplete. Learn more
Complaints filed against this officer either by citizens or as a result of internal investigations. This data reflects the years 2001-2020, but may be incomplete. Learn more
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