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Belmont Police Cruiser History

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Belmont Police Swearing In and Promotions History

Belmont Police Chief History

According to the Town of Belmont Annual Reports, Law Enforcement in the Town, in the form of Police or Police Officer, is first recorded in 1900. Special Police Officers were used for special events and the term Police Chief was first used in 1937. If you have any other information, pictures or corrections, please contact Chief Mark Lewandoski at (603) 267-8351.

1900 - E. Gardner

1901 - Clarence E. Gilman

1902 - E. Gardner

1902 - Clarence E. Gilman

1903 - Clarence E. Gilman

1904 - 1906 - William H. Chaplin

1906 - Harry Howland - Special Police

1906 - 1908 - Joseph Hammel - Special Police

1906 - 1908 - N. A. Bickford - Police

1907 - 1909 - E. G. Marden - Police

1909 - Joseph Hammel - Police Officer

1910 - 1918 - Arthur L. Dow

1918 - 1928 - N. E. Sanborn - Police Officer

1929 - W. A. Waite - Police Officer

1930 - N.E. Sanborn - Special Police Officer

1931 - 1936 - Special Police Officer Homer L. Crockett

1937 - 1943 - Chief Homer L. Crockett (The title of Chief of Police was first used in 1937)

1944 - 1945 - Chief William Richards

1946 - 1953 - Chief Victor N. Allard

1954 - 1961 - Chief Donald J. Leith

1961 - 1975 - Chief Earl M. Sweeney

1976 - 1980 - Chief Robert S. Dawes

1981 - 1987 - Chief Douglas A. Boyd

1987 - 1998 - Chief Michael P. McCarty

1998 - 2003 - Chief David C. Nielsen

2003 - 2013 - Chief Vincent A. Baiocchetti

2013 - Present - Chief Mark B. Lewandoski

***Special thanks to the Belmont Town Clerk Cynthia DeRoy and Staff***