Leonard Boyle

Deputy Chief State's Attorney for Operations, State of Connecticut

Leonard Boyle served in the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Connecticut for approximately 17 years.  He was an Assistant United States Attorney and later held the positions of Chief of the Criminal Division and Counsel to the United States Attorney for Connecticut. 

Mr. Boyle also served as a Special Attorney to the Attorney General of the United States from 1999 through 2003, as part of a task force that investigated and prosecuted law enforcement officials who had corrupt relationships with criminal figures in Boston, Mass.

From 2004 to 2007 Mr. Boyle served as Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Public Safety. In 2007 FBI Director Robert Mueller appointed him Director of the FBI’s Terrorist Screening Center in Washington, D.C. 

Mr. Boyle returned to Connecticut in 2009 when he was appointed Deputy Chief State’s Attorney for Operations.

He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Connecticut School of Law.