Ed Davis is an American journalist currently working at WBZ-TV News as Security Analyst. He is the former Commissioner of the Boston Police Department and current fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Ed Davis Education
Davis received a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice from New Hampshire College in 1986 and a Masters of Arts in criminal justice from Anna Maria College in 1990. Suffolk University bestowed an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree on Davis in 2013. He has taken part in a number of programs at Harvard University, including the prestigious John B. Pickett Fellowship in Criminal Justice Policy and Management. Davis attended the Kennedy School of Government’s Program for Senior Government Executives as well as the Police Executive Research Forum’s Senior Management Institute for Police. Davis took part in the Law Enforcement Executive Development Association.
Ed Davis Career
Davis, as WBZ-TV News’ Security Analyst, provides expert analysis to WBZ-TV News’ local coverage of legal issues, trials, and law enforcement news. Davis’ experience adds perspective and insight that no other analyst in the market can match. Some of the local landmark stories Davis intends to provide non-evidentiary analysis for include: the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev; the Aaron Hernandez trial; homeland security as well as domestic and international terror threats; police response in emergency situations; security around Boston’s major events such as the Boston Marathon, July 4th Fireworks Spectacular, and Head of State Day.
Davis has 36 years of distinguished law enforcement experience, including seven years as Commissioner of the Boston Police Department. Shootings were reduced by 40% in the first three years of his tenure as Commissioner. Serious crime was reduced by more than 30% over a seven-year period. Davis began his career as a patrol officer with the Lowell Police Department in 1978. He worked his way up through the ranks, becoming a Detective, Detective Sergeant, and Detective Lieutenant before being promoted to Captain in 1992.
Davis attended the FBI Academy’s Law Enforcement Executive Development Association program in Quantico, Virginia, in 1993. He has received numerous community service awards, including the Police Executive Research Forum’s National Leadership Award, the Pioneer Institute’s Better Government Award, and the Community Teamwork, Inc. of Lowell’s Local Hero Award.
Ed Davis Age
Davis is 64 years old as of 2020. He was born Edward (“Ed”) F. Davis, III on 31 July 1956 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 31 July every year.
Ed Davis Height
Davis’s height is not yet disclosed.
Ed Davis Family
Information regarding Davis’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Ed Davis Wife and Children
Davis is a married man. He is married to Jane Davis. The couple has three children; Edward Davis, Kaitlyn Davis, and Phillip Davis. They live in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Ed Davis Salary
Being one of the top reporters for WBZ-TV earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Ed Davis Net Worth
Davis has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $3 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.