Public Safety and Security




Historical Employment Levels
Department FY2016
June 
FY2017
June 
FY2018
June 
FY2019
FTE Cap
FY2019
January 
FY2020
Preliminary
FTE Cap
Office of the Secretary of Public Safety and Security 192 188 182 221 218 221
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner 88 90 84 107 93 129
Department of Criminal Justice Information Services 37 33 31 37 32 38
Sex Offender Registry Board 49 47 48 52 47 55
Department of State Police 2,589 2,505 2,692 2,664 2,591 2,782
Municipal Police Training Committee 21 23 23 23 23 23
Department of Public Safety 154 0 0 0
Department of Fire Services 76 89 91 98 93 102
Military Division 271 281 288 291 286 292
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency 85 79 74 80 76 80
Department of Correction 4,938 4,675 4,672 4,683 4,542 4,683
Parole Board 173 162 164 204 175 232
TOTAL 8,672 8,171 8,348 8,460 8,175 8,636

Figures represent full-time equivalents (FTEs) paid from budgetary accounts, capital, federal grants and trust funds. FY19 and FY20 figures are estimates and may not represent actual levels.


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