By William Tauro
Somerville Lions Club President Gene Brune was pleased to have as his guest speaker, Somerville Police Chief Thomas Pasquarello. On Tuesday September 18 the Somerville Lions Club members and guests listened to a very exciting, interesting and informative talk by the chief.
Chief Pasquarello spoke of spending more than 12 years overseas directing operations for the Justice Department throughout Europe, Africa and Asia.
Chief Pasquarello has been recognized for his law enforcement services by a number of world leaders and was credited with the arrest and subsequent conviction of Viktor Bout, nicknamed as the “Lord of Wars” and “merchant of Death”
Chief Pasquarello is serving a five year contract as the Somerville Police Chief.