Table 78

MASSACHUSETTS
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by City, 2008
City Population Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Abington 16,590 30 28 2
Acton 20,795 42 33 9
Acushnet 10,474 19 17 2
Adams 8,145 20 16 4
Agawam 28,353 56 48 8
Amesbury 16,421 37 31 6
Amherst 36,106 65 48 17
Andover 33,442 71 52 19
Aquinnah 355 4 4 0
Arlington 40,989 77 61 16
Ashburnham 6,009 15 10 5
Ashby 2,955 6 6 0
Ashfield 1,817 2 2 0
Ashland 15,927 31 27 4
Athol 11,637 24 17 7
Attleboro 43,228 95 82 13
Avon 4,285 20 15 5
Ayer 7,378 22 17 5
Barnstable 47,828 134 114 20
Barre 5,455 12 8 4
Becket 1,803 2 2 0
Bedford 13,215 36 28 8
Belchertown 14,094 29 24 5
Bellingham 15,979 37 30 7
Belmont 23,252 61 47 14
Berkley 6,519 6 6 0
Berlin 2,740 11 7 4
Bernardston 2,234 3 3 0
Beverly 39,435 74 69 5
Billerica 42,428 84 63 21
Blackstone 9,058 19 16 3
Bolton 4,522 15 10 5
Boston 604,465 2,862 2,213 649
Bourne 19,048 39 36 3
Boxford 8,088 13 13 0
Boylston 4,298 13 10 3
Braintree 34,495 81 74 7
Brewster 10,009 23 19 4
Bridgewater 25,546 35 34 1
Brockton 95,650 213 184 29
Brookfield 3,026 4 4 0
Brookline 54,527 155 132 23
Buckland 1,990 2 2 0
Burlington 25,319 71 63 8
Cambridge 101,362 305 275 30
Canton 22,054 42 41 1
Carlisle 4,900 15 10 5
Carver 11,592 21 17 4
Charlton 12,740 23 19 4
Chatham 6,735 24 18 6
Chelmsford 34,187 63 50 13
Chelsea 38,621 97 91 6
Chicopee 53,777 139 135 4
Chilmark 978 4 4 0
Clinton 14,101 32 27 5
Concord 17,543 42 35 7
Dalton 6,546 12 11 1
Danvers 26,958 60 47 13
Dartmouth 34,446 79 65 14
Dedham 24,217 72 60 12
Deerfield 4,729 9 8 1
Dennis 15,406 48 40 8
Dighton 6,819 13 10 3
Douglas 8,033 20 15 5
Dover 5,634 16 16 0
Dracut 29,608 48 43 5
Dudley 11,181 15 11 4
Dunstable 3,349 7 7 0
East Bridgewater 13,988 26 23 3
East Brookfield 2,065 3 3 0
Eastham 5,440 21 15 6
Easthampton 16,072 33 27 6
East Longmeadow 15,363 25 24 1
Easton 23,047 34 33 1
Edgartown 3,935 16 15 1
Egremont 1,351 3 3 0
Erving 1,546 3 3 0
Essex 3,328 12 7 5
Everett 37,172 106 99 7
Fairhaven 16,115 39 32 7
Fall River 90,760 304 240 64
Falmouth 33,302 67 61 6
Fitchburg 40,377 88 80 8
Foxborough 16,301 40 31 9
Framingham 64,519 128 118 10
Franklin 31,608 57 46 11
Freetown 8,990 17 17 0
Gardner 20,587 40 31 9
Georgetown 8,241 14 12 2
Gill 1,381 3 3 0
Gloucester 30,303 66 61 5
Goshen 960 2 2 0
Grafton 17,872 23 18 5
Granby 6,303 12 10 2
Granville 1,695 1 1 0
Great Barrington 7,353 15 14 1
Greenfield 17,651 50 34 16
Groton 10,776 21 16 5
Groveland 7,041 13 9 4
Hadley 4,786 15 11 4
Halifax 7,722 11 10 1
Hamilton 8,170 15 15 0
Hampden 5,321 15 10 5
Hanover 14,064 32 29 3
Hanson 10,010 27 22 5
Hardwick 2,653 3 3 0
Harwich 12,381 40 33 7
Hatfield 3,259 2 2 0
Haverhill 60,001 102 93 9
Hingham 22,724 57 48 9
Hinsdale 1,945 2 2 0
Holbrook 10,647 22 21 1
Holden 16,695 26 24 2
Holliston 13,953 23 22 1
Holyoke 39,722 145 126 19
Hopedale 6,195 16 12 4
Hopkinton 14,419 31 20 11
Hubbardston 4,531 9 5 4
Hudson 19,766 37 31 6
Hull 11,064 37 24 13
Ipswich 13,272 29 25 4
Kingston 12,405 30 23 7
Lakeville 10,678 21 17 4
Lancaster 7,130 12 11 1
Lawrence 69,812 180 151 29
Lee 5,782 12 11 1
Leicester 11,042 23 18 5
Lenox 5,106 10 9 1
Leominster 41,095 93 74 19
Leverett 1,753 2 2 0
Lexington 30,321 61 47 14
Lincoln 7,984 19 13 6
Littleton 8,776 21 16 5
Longmeadow 15,275 32 26 6
Lowell 110,136 319 239 80
Ludlow 22,530 40 34 6
Lunenburg 10,012 13 13 0
Lynn 90,042 197 178 19
Lynnfield 11,360 23 18 5
Malden 55,629 117 107 10
Manchester-by-the-Sea 5,268 18 14 4
Mansfield 23,057 48 36 12
Marblehead 19,994 39 32 7
Marion 5,226 14 14 0
Marlborough 38,253 76 64 12
Marshfield 24,600 48 45 3
Mashpee 14,417 45 37 8
Mattapoisett 6,468 18 18 0
Medfield 12,261 20 15 5
Medford 55,555 115 111 4
Medway 12,782 23 19 4
Mendon 5,823 17 13 4
Merrimac 6,459 11 7 4
Methuen 43,987 102 88 14
Middleboro 21,402 44 40 4
Middleton 9,545 14 13 1
Milford 27,322 56 45 11
Millbury 13,551 25 20 5
Millis 7,928 19 15 4
Millville 2,857 7 4 3
Milton 26,298 65 52 13
Monson 8,841 17 11 6
Montague 8,318 19 15 4
Monterey 963 1 1 0
Nahant 3,505 13 12 1
Nantucket 11,327 38 34 4
Natick 31,943 64 54 10
Needham 28,231 54 46 8
New Bedford 91,473 339 288 51
New Braintree 1,136 1 1 0
Newbury 6,950 13 12 1
Newburyport 17,133 25 24 1
Newton 83,191 181 139 42
Norfolk 10,666 19 17 2
North Adams 13,781 30 25 5
Northampton 28,341 70 58 12
North Andover 27,775 51 39 12
North Attleboro 27,994 60 47 13
Northborough 14,683 26 20 6
Northbridge 14,526 23 18 5
North Brookfield 4,834 6 6 0
Northfield 2,990 2 2 0
North Reading 14,040 30 29 1
Norton 19,366 27 26 1
Norwell 10,329 30 23 7
Norwood 28,119 70 59 11
Oak Bluffs 3,731 18 15 3
Oakham 1,936 3 3 0
Orange 7,831 14 13 1
Orleans 6,309 28 22 6
Oxford 13,671 24 20 4
Palmer 12,891 26 20 6
Paxton 4,546 13 9 4
Peabody 51,846 113 97 16
Pelham 1,404 2 2 0
Pembroke 18,806 28 26 2
Pepperell 11,438 19 18 1
Petersham 1,296 2 2 0
Phillipston 1,808 2 2 0
Pittsfield 42,597 111 88 23
Plainville 8,388 19 15 4
Plymouth 55,608 119 101 18
Plympton 2,788 7 7 0
Princeton 3,510 8 5 3
Provincetown 3,383 21 17 4
Quincy 95,061 228 198 30
Raynham 13,893 35 26 9
Reading 23,055 49 37 12
Rehoboth 11,649 28 23 5
Revere 56,445 100 92 8
Rochester 5,301 10 10 0
Rockland 17,789 40 32 8
Rockport 7,615 17 16 1
Rowley 5,881 16 13 3
Royalston 1,396 1 1 0
Rutland 8,049 9 8 1
Salem 41,531 85 79 6
Salisbury 8,609 21 20 1
Sandwich 20,258 35 34 1
Saugus 27,327 70 54 16
Scituate 17,879 35 30 5
Seekonk 13,610 35 33 2
Sharon 16,984 34 30 4
Sheffield 3,334 6 6 0
Shelburne 2,034 2 2 0
Shirley 7,738 15 10 5
Shrewsbury 33,706 58 45 13
Somerset 18,265 38 32 6
Somerville 74,012 153 128 25
Southampton 6,036 8 8 0
Southborough 9,569 21 16 5
Southbridge 16,886 39 36 3
South Hadley 16,921 33 28 5
Southwick 9,507 21 16 5
Spencer 12,041 21 17 4
Springfield 151,249 568 467 101
Sterling 7,950 17 13 4
Stockbridge 2,227 6 6 0
Stoneham 21,419 41 32 9
Stoughton 26,924 59 52 7
Stow 6,378 15 10 5
Sturbridge 9,266 22 18 4
Sudbury 17,190 35 29 6
Sunderland 3,714 5 5 0
Sutton 9,107 20 15 5
Swampscott 13,940 34 33 1
Swansea 16,274 37 31 6
Taunton 55,745 118 113 5
Templeton 7,911 15 10 5
Tewksbury 29,692 67 54 13
Tisbury 3,809 13 13 0
Topsfield 6,056 12 10 2
Townsend 9,394 17 15 2
Truro 2,139 15 10 5
Tyngsboro 11,955 28 22 6
Upton 6,629 13 12 1
Uxbridge 12,820 23 18 5
Wakefield 24,690 42 41 1
Walpole 23,113 43 38 5
Waltham 60,459 176 146 30
Ware 9,961 18 18 0
Wareham 21,250 58 50 8
Watertown 32,462 83 70 13
Wayland 13,002 29 22 7
Webster 16,736 32 28 4
Wellesley 26,975 52 39 13
Wellfleet 2,746 18 13 5
Wenham 4,608 11 10 1
Westborough 18,509 36 29 7
West Boylston 8,302 18 13 5
West Bridgewater 6,682 21 20 1
West Brookfield 3,827 7 6 1
Westfield 40,857 89 79 10
Westford 21,913 51 40 11
Westminster 7,446 18 13 5
West Newbury 4,283 11 7 4
Weston 11,723 33 27 6
Westport 15,253 33 29 4
West Springfield 27,565 93 82 11
West Tisbury 2,646 10 9 1
Westwood 13,995 37 28 9
Weymouth 53,180 108 93 15
Whately 1,554 2 2 0
Whitman 14,440 27 26 1
Wilbraham 14,098 29 28 1
Williamsburg 2,442 1 1 0
Williamstown 8,071 16 12 4
Wilmington 21,712 50 48 2
Winchendon 10,192 17 12 5
Winchester 21,171 46 38 8
Winthrop 20,404 35 33 2
Worcester 177,151 502 449 53
Wrentham 11,181 17 15 2
Yarmouth 23,903 64 54 10

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