On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, the Smithfield Police Department held a ceremony at the Smithfield Senior Center for the promotion of four officers. These promotions were effective on July 1st, 2018. Police Chief Richard P. St. Sauveur presented each officer with a certificate of promotion in front of a crowd of family, friends, fellow officers and local officials.
Captain E. Eric Dolan was promoted to the rank of Deputy Chief.
Dep. Chief Dolan is a 24-year veteran and has served
in many capacities over the years.
Lieutenant Jason Digrado was promoted to the rank of Captain.
Capt. Digrado is an 18-year veteran of the department.
Sergeant Cory Carpenter was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Lt. Carpenter is an 18-year veteran, formerly assigned
as the Operations Sergeant.
Officer Paul Gorman was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Sgt. Gorman is a 15-year veteran of the department.