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Chief Michael P. Murphy
150 Park Street
North Reading, MA 01864
(978) 664-3131
(978) 664-3170 fax



Patrol Division

Patrol Division                                                  

The Patrol Division is commanded by Lt. Mark Zimmerman and consists of: 

     6 Sergeants
          Sergeant Lawrence Tremblay
          Sergeant Joseph Thibodeau
          Sergeant Derek Howe
          Sergeant Anthony Morlani
          Sergeant Thomas Encarnacao
          Sergeant Paul Dorsey Jr.

     18 Patrolmen

           Officer Roger Wulleman
           Officer James McCormack
           Officer Scott Tilton
           Officer Joseph Encarnacao
           Officer Michael LeBlanc
           Officer Sean O'Leary
           Officer Keith Lamont
           Officer Dana Rowe
           Officer Kevin Donle
           Officer David DiFraia
           Officer Jason Connolly
           Officer James Carcia
           Officer Sean Lawson
           Officer Michael Hennessey
           Officer Gregory Connolly
           Officer Travis Tremblay
Officer John Raso
           Officer Paul Lucci Jr.
           Officer Brian Verney
           Officer Ryan Haggerty

     Reserve Officers:
           Reserve Officer Michael Sorrenti
Civilian Personnel 

           School Crossing Guard George Hooper
School Crossing Guard / Matron Kimberly Moore
           School Crossing Guard Megan Boissonneau
           Matron Kathleen Correale
           Matron Ellen Manning

The following is a summary of the major duties and responsibilities of the Patrol Division:

The patrol force is responsible for directed, selective, and general patrol duties. Officers are sworn to enforce Massachusetts criminal law, applicable town by-laws, Federal Laws, serve criminal process, arrest law breakers, conduct preliminary investigations,
execute warrants, and use force and deadly force when necessary to preserve life and to ensure the civil right safeguards guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution and the Massachusetts Constitution.