Officer Lawrence D Welch

Police Officer at Boston Police

Employed on 7/15/2020
Yes
Employee #
10601
Badge #
4377
DOA
Nov 27, 1989
Rank
Ptl
Residence
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Organization
District 11
Title
Police Officer
IA Score?
5 Most Concerning

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 31 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.

Internal Affairs Overview

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.

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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

Concerning News Coverage and Documents

Officer Lawrence D Welch has been named in news articles, court records, and/or other documents that contain concerning allegations.

Earnings

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.

Year Name Department Title Regular Retro Other Overtime Injured Detail Quinn Total Postal

Incident Journal

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

Paid details worked by this officer in 2019. Learn more

# Officer Type Customer Address Start Worked Pay

Traffic Citations

Traffic citations issued by this officer in 2011 - 2020. Learn more

# Date Officer Agency Location Amount Type Source Violator CDL Class Posted Violation Posted Radar Clocked Race Sex Make Year Color 16+ Haz Mat Paid Hear Req Court Age Searched Offenses

Field Contacts

Field Interrogation and Observation (FIO) reports filed by this officer. Learn more

Vehicle
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 Reports

SWAT operations in which this officer participated. Reports currently cover 2010-2014. Due to transcription errors, this list may be incomplete. Learn more

SWAT # Date

Complaints (IA Cases) IA Score: 5 Most Concerning ?

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

IA # Type Received Employee Allegation Finding

Articles

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Date Source Article

Source Materials

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Data Source Filename
Employee Earnings Report 2011_2020_bpd_earnings_with_ids.csv
BPD CY2015 Annual Earnings File CY2015_Annual_Earnings_BPD.csv
BPD Alpha Listing with Badges ALPHa_LISTING_BPD_with_badges_1.csv
2020 Alpha Listing alpha_listing_20200715.csv
Roster 2020-09-04 roster_20200904.csv

Additional Source Materials

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