NP police officers will receive promotions, awards at June 19 ceremony

NP police officers will receive promotions, awards at June 19 ceremony

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi and Police Chief David Tikoian have announced the following promotions, awards, and officers to occur on June 19 at 6 p.m. at Camp Meehan, 2 Governor Notte Parkway.

• Sgt. Lisa Andrews, promoted to lieutenant. Andrews is an 11-year veteran of the department, currently assigned to the Patrol Division. Previous assignments include her promotion to detective serving in the Prosecution Division. She will serve as shift commander in the Patrol Division.

• Officer Kevin Guindon, promoted to sergeant. Guindon is a nine-year veteran of the department, previously serving in the Patrol Division until his assignment as a school resource officer in 2015, where he is currently assigned to North Providence High School. Prior to becoming a North Providence Police Officer, Guindon served 19 years with the Central Falls Police Department, retiring in 2010 at the rank of major, second in command of the agency. He will serve as a shift supervisor in the Patrol Division.

• Officer Raymond Nardolillo, promoted to detective. A 14-year veteran of the department, he served as a field training officer in the Patrol Division, training and evaluating newly hired officers. Nardolillo was transferred into the Investigative Division in February.

The following awards will also be handed out:

• Life Saving Award: Officer Bryan Andreozzi, Brandon Bursie, Matthew Barros and Christian Orellana.

• Commendations: Officers Kyle Moura and Joseph Cole.

• Letter of Recognition: Officer Paul Swinson, Det. Mathew Phelan, and Officers Nicholas Gannon, George Monteith and Igor Lima.
Officers to be sworn in are Mathieu Florio, making a transfer from the Tiverton Police Department, and Cody Beaudette, coming from the Glocester Police Department.

“I extend my sincere congratulations and best wishes to all the officers recognized,” said Tikoian in a release.