The Framingham Police Department is charged with protecting and serving those who live, work, and travel in Framingham. The Department accomplishes its mission by establishing partnerships with the community, using innovative problem-solving approaches, and recognizing the value of strong leadership and organizational accountability.
On October 16 , 2013 Kenneth Ferguson became only the sixth Chief that the department has operated under since 1911. Chief Ferguson began his career in 1985 as a patrolman, rising through the ranks and making an impact at every level.
Chief Ferguson has extensive experience in all aspects of law enforcement operations and administration.
Chief Ferguson obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from Western New England College and his Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from Western New England College and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from Framingham State University in addition Chief Ferguson has attended the following law enforcement educational training:
- Kennedy School of Government
- FBI National Academy FBI
- Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar
- Senior Management Institute for Police