The New Bedford Police held their 9th Promotional and Awards Ceremony at Keith Middle School on Thursday, July 25th, 2019. Officer Julio Martinez was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. Awards were also presented during the promotional ceremony. Officer Gregory Sirois, was present with the Chief’s Award for recognition and outstanding service. Jill Fearons was the recipient of the Civilian Commendation Award, for who continuous assistance to the Department and commitment to children in the community. Pictured from left to right; New Bedford Police Chaplain Rev. David Lima, Chief Joseph Cordeiro, newly promoted Sergeant Julio Martinez, Officer Gregory Sirois, Jill Fearons, and Deputy Chief Paul Oliveira. Congratulations again to the newly promoted and award recipients.