Recent Promotions: Eleven Boston Police Officers Rated Detective During Recent Ceremony

Congratulations to the following Boston Police Officers who were rated as Detective at a ceremony on Friday, March 10, 2017, at Boston Police Headquarters:

  • Detective James P. DeFeo
  • Detective Winston DeLeon
  • Detective Joseph M. Downing
  • Detective James Harte
  • Detective Brendan Kelly
  • Detective Brian McManus
  • Detective Dennis Medina 
  • Detective John L. Nguyen
  • Detective Lynette Praileau
  • Detective Monica Quinonez-Hamilton
  • Detective Rafael Rodriguez
Said Commissioner William Evans, "This is an extremely deserving group of officers who have earned this rating. Also, in keeping with our commitment to diversity, I'm happy to note that almost sixty percent of those rated today hold minority status. They will all no doubt serve the Boston community with pride and dedication."