Mr. Mello is a lifelong New Hampshire Police Officer having begun his career with the City of Concord in February 1993.  His most recent employment has been with the Town of Hollis, where he has worked since 2002, advancing from Patrol Officer up through the ranks to Lieutenant, which is second in command for the Department.


Some of the Lebanon Police Department Community Involvement Programs:


Annual Golf Tournament -The Lebanon Police Department hosts an annual golf tournament each July to raise funds to support youth and community programs. We look forward to corporations, local businesses and individuals in the Upper Valley joining us and making this tournament a success each year.

  1. Bike Rodeo- Lebanon Officers participated in the annual Jim Wechsler Bike Rodeo and register bicycles, talked with community member and more.

    Coffee With a Cop -Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members and officers to come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, to ask questions, learn more about the department’s work in Lebanon’s neighborhoods, and drink coffee.

    K9 Awareness Day-The Lebanon Police Department host several K9 teams from New Hampshire and Vermont and increase awareness of the important work our K9 teams do while raising money for K9 related projects including the Vermont Police Canine Association, where our teams regularly train.

    National Night Out -National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live.

    Special Olympics Partnership- The Lebanon Police Department participates in various ways to support the Special Olympics