Join Friends of New England's Finest in Washington, DC for our

fifth annual reception honoring New England Law Enforcement 

Saturday, May 13, 2017


Art & Soul Restaurant

(at the Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel)

​415 New Jersey Ave. NW

Washington, DC

In Special Memory of the 2016 Fallen

Trooper Thomas L. Clardy (Massachusetts State Police)

​Officer Ronald Tarentino, Jr. (Auburn, Mass. P.D.)

Patrolman Ryan J. Bourque (Jamestown, R.I. P.D.)

New England Natives

​Officer Ashley Marie Guindon (Prince William County, Va. P.D.)

DS John Robert Kotfila, Jr. (Hillsborough County, Fla. Sheriff's Office)

and Previous Line of Duty Deaths added to the Memorial this Year​

Sgt. Charles Bradley (Cambridge, Mass. P.D.)

Sgt. Richard Dever (Suffolk County, Mass. Sheriff Department)

​Patrolman William Furdon (Newton, Mass. P.D.)

​Lt. Rene Goupil (Maine State Police)

Patrol Officer Edward Landers (Barnstable, Mass. P.D.)

Patrolman Louis Phipps (Ashland, Mass. P.D.)

​Officer Joseph Ribeiro (Massachusetts D.O.C.)

Patrolman Benjamin Voss (Somerset, Mass. P.D)

​Inspector Ralph Young (Conn. D.M.V.)



This event is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors:

O'Neill and Associates

TransCOR Information Technologies


​Bertucci's Italian Restaurant

Friends of New England’s Finest is a registered 501(c)3 tax exempt non-profit organization in the District of Columbia, organized exclusively to honor New England law enforcement during National Police Week.