Detective Windell C. Josey

Police Detective at Boston Police

Employed on 7/15/2020
Employee #
Badge #
May 15, 1985
Brockton, MA 02301
Medically Incapacitated Unit
Police Detective
IA Score?
3 Concerning

Windell C. Josey is an active Detective in the Boston Police Department. They live outside Boston in Brockton, MA. Detective Windell C. Josey has been a Boston Police officer for 38 years. They were paid a total of $180,814.70 in 2020. They were the 759th highest earner in 2020 among Boston Police Department employees.

Internal Affairs Overview

Detective Windell C. Josey has an IA Score of 3 Concerning. Our database shows 2 Internal Affairs cases containing at least one sustained allegation against this officer, and 6 cases total, regardless of finding.

The Internal Affairs Division has found Detective Windell C. Josey in violation of policies including Acceptance of Details and Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge.

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Allegations Against this Officer Sustained by the Internal Affairs Division (2000 - 2020) ?
IA # Received Allegation Finding Action Taken
IAD2015-0609 Nov 10, 2015 Acceptance of Details (12 counts) Sustained Oral Reprimand
I2008-014 Feb 9, 2008 Neg.Duty/Unreasonable Judge Sustained N/A

Concerning News Coverage and Documents

Detective Windell C. Josey has been named in news articles, court records, and/or other documents that contain concerning allegations.

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Date Source Article
Mar 19, 2021 Boston Globe e eventually dismissed. He remains on the force.♦ Detective Windell Josey, who while working in the BPD’s domestic violence unit in 2
Jun 17, 2020 Boston Globe ts. Those cases were ultimately dismissed.Another officer — Windell Josey, who took home $325,187 in 2019 — was charged 11 years earl
Mar 19, 2008 Boston Magazine spension after testing positive for steroids. Two officers, Windell Josey, who worked with domestic violence victims, and David Murph
Feb 12, 2008 th assaulting his girlfriend at his Randolph home.Detective Windell Josey, 50, pleaded innocent to charges of domestic assault and ba
Feb 11, 2008 ast week, Randolph police arrested a Boston police officer, Windell Josey, and charged him with assaulting his girlfriend in their Ra
Feb 6, 2008 h assaulting his girlfriend at his Randolph home. Detective Windell Josey, 50, pleaded innocent to charges of domestic assault and ba
Feb 6, 2008 Boston Herald edly assaulting his girlfriend, authorities said. Detective Windell Josey was immediately placed on administrative leave and stripped


Details regarding this employee's compensation come from earnings reports published by the City of Boston. Learn more

This employee was the 759th 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

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: 3 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


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Source Materials

This page contains data ingested from the following sources:

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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