Arthur Goulart III
Arthur Goulart III was born on February 6, 1943 in Acushnet, MA and was raised in New Bedford, MA. Like his father, he served in the United States Army from 1962 to 1964. Arthur was a member of the New Bedford Police Department from 1977 until his retirement in 1998. He additionally worked as an emergency medical technician for 13 years and later at Heritage of Dartmouth. Arthur graduated from Bristol Community College in 1986 with an Associates degree in Criminal Justice, and in 1987 became a detective within the New Bedford Police Department. Detective Goulart dedicated his career to promoting social justice, specializing in cases concerning the elderly and children. Arthur Goulart III died on September 17, 2007 after a recurrence of lymphoma.