The Department

Chief of Police

 Acting Police Chief Kenneth Green

The MBTA Police Department operates under the direction of Police Chief Kenneth Green. Chief Green oversees the management, planning and direction of the Police Department.

Organizationally, the MBTA Transit Police Department is made up of the following four components: Office of the Chief, Patrol Operations, Investigative Services, and Administrative Services.  The divisions are overseen by the Superintendent and Deputies.


Command Staff

Superintendent Sullivan

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Patrol Operations Division

Deputy Chief Horton

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The Patrol Operations Division is under the command of Deputy Chief Preston Horton. The Patrol Operations Divistion is responsible for the field operations of the Department including special events, special operations, and the honor guard function. The Patrol Operations Division consists of Police Officers and Supervisors assigned to staff the patrol beats of the Department.

Investigative Services Division

The Investigative Services Division is responsible for investigating all crimes and serious accidents that occur on MBTA property and conveyances. This includes all MBTA buses, the subway system, commuter rail lines and commuter boats.

Administrative Services Division

Deputy Chief Reynolds

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The Administrative Services Division is under the command of Deputy Chief Sean D. Reynolds. The Administrative Services Division is responsible for the Professional Standards and Training Units and for coordinating various elements of the hiring and promotion process, including equal employment opportunity and affirmative action (EEO/AA) activities. It is also responsible for career enhancement programs and control of Department-owned property.