April 3rd email regarding Industrial Park Beagle    Animal Control Officer Manny Maciel directs everyone to Forever Paws when Industrial Park Beagle is caught

April 3rd email regarding Industrial Park Beagle

Animal Control Officer Manny Maciel directs everyone to Forever Paws when Industrial Park Beagle is caught

When Was Jackie Officially Brought To Forever Paws?


According to the recent internal affairs case against Mr Maciel (his 6th internal affair investigation)

ACO Maciel states

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“She” that is being referred to is City Council President Linda Morad who confirms she was asked to and brought dog to shelter on April 28th .

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New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits to never contacting Forever Paws before he issues the press release on facebook.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits to never contacting Forever Paws before he issues the press release on facebook.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits receiving the info from Maciel and immediately writing up a press release mentioning Forever Paws without actually speaking to Forever Paws.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits receiving the info from Maciel and immediately writing up a press release mentioning Forever Paws without actually speaking to Forever Paws.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits Maciel did not submit a report about this animal and written documentation exists.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits Maciel did not submit a report about this animal and written documentation exists.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits taking ACO Maciel’s word due to tenure with dept. Never spoke to Forever Paws who they stated was in possession of this dog.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits taking ACO Maciel’s word due to tenure with dept. Never spoke to Forever Paws who they stated was in possession of this dog.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette states Forever Paws was not involved until AFTER the New Bedford Police Facebook post on April 17th.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette states Forever Paws was not involved until AFTER the New Bedford Police Facebook post on April 17th.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits to speaking to Forever Paws AFTER the press release and acknowledged Forever Paws questioned the legitimacy of the press release.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez admits to speaking to Forever Paws AFTER the press release and acknowledged Forever Paws questioned the legitimacy of the press release.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez finally spoke to Forever Paws President Gail Furtado after press release . Furtado lies to Rodriguez stating the dog was picked up late at night & called Linda Morad.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez finally spoke to Forever Paws President Gail Furtado after press release . Furtado lies to Rodriguez stating the dog was picked up late at night & called Linda Morad.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez confirms here that Maciel found dog and immediately “has a place for the dog to go” . Forever Paws is making executive decisions on a dog they didn’t legally have possession of until April 28th. Forever Paws according to Rodriguez on April 4th approved Linda Morad to “foster Jackie” .

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez confirms here that Maciel found dog and immediately “has a place for the dog to go” . Forever Paws is making executive decisions on a dog they didn’t legally have possession of until April 28th. Forever Paws according to Rodriguez on April 4th approved Linda Morad to “foster Jackie” .

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms he called the New Bedford Police and “begged” them to fix the New Bedford Police post.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms he called the New Bedford Police and “begged” them to fix the New Bedford Police post.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms he spoke to former New Bedford Police employee Sandra Bowles who now works for the Park Dept to alter press release.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms he spoke to former New Bedford Police employee Sandra Bowles who now works for the Park Dept to alter press release.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette asked why New Bedford ACO waited from April 4th till April 28th to get Forever Paws involved . No owner was ever looked for during this time period.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette asked why New Bedford ACO waited from April 4th till April 28th to get Forever Paws involved . No owner was ever looked for during this time period.

New Bedford ACO Maciel claims dog “belonged to Forever Paws” from the beginning despite Forever Paws not legally becoming involved until April 28th - 24 days after capture. Claims he got the “OK” from Forever Paws prior.

New Bedford ACO Maciel claims dog “belonged to Forever Paws” from the beginning despite Forever Paws not legally becoming involved until April 28th - 24 days after capture. Claims he got the “OK” from Forever Paws prior.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado tries to get the Police dept to edit facebook post. Finally spoke to LT. Rodriguez.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado tries to get the Police dept to edit facebook post. Finally spoke to LT. Rodriguez.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado suspicily refuses to admit to New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez that Linda Morad is in possession of Jackie. Claims she was “upset” over whole situation”.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado suspicily refuses to admit to New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez that Linda Morad is in possession of Jackie. Claims she was “upset” over whole situation”.

The very same Gail Furtado now tells investigators that she made the decision with Maciel to place dog with Morad because shelter had no available foster. Furtado had no paperwork on this dog nor did shelter look for owner until April 28th

The very same Gail Furtado now tells investigators that she made the decision with Maciel to place dog with Morad because shelter had no available foster. Furtado had no paperwork on this dog nor did shelter look for owner until April 28th

Furtado confirmed there was never any paperwork on this dog until April 28th which means from April 4th -April 28th they had no legal paperwork on Jackie.

Furtado confirmed there was never any paperwork on this dog until April 28th which means from April 4th -April 28th they had no legal paperwork on Jackie.

April 17th email from Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette to New Bedford ACO Maciel. Cities “overwhelming inquires” .

April 17th email from Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette to New Bedford ACO Maciel. Cities “overwhelming inquires” .

Despite overwhelming inquires on the dog on April 17th. Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette now claims Jackie only received 1 adoption application and that was from City Council President Linda Morad

Despite overwhelming inquires on the dog on April 17th. Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette now claims Jackie only received 1 adoption application and that was from City Council President Linda Morad

New Bedford ACO Maciel’s Facebook page claims on April 21st that Jackie aka Shya is finally in a good home. A week later Linda Morad brings dog to Forever Paws and “applied” to adopt her on April 28th according to her interview with Internal Affairs.

New Bedford ACO Maciel’s Facebook page claims on April 21st that Jackie aka Shya is finally in a good home. A week later Linda Morad brings dog to Forever Paws and “applied” to adopt her on April 28th according to her interview with Internal Affairs.

April 4th 2018 Jackie has been caught & picked up by New Bedford Animal Control. ACO Officer Maciel pictured with Jackie.

April 4th 2018 Jackie has been caught & picked up by New Bedford Animal Control. ACO Officer Maciel pictured with Jackie.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado states Jackie became apart of Forever Paws organization on April 28th. Over three weeks after initial capture.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado states Jackie became apart of Forever Paws organization on April 28th. Over three weeks after initial capture.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado confirms that Council President Morad brought dog to shelter and filled out an adoption application same day . April 28th

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado confirms that Council President Morad brought dog to shelter and filled out an adoption application same day . April 28th

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms dog entered the shelter on April 28th and addresses the 4/17 Facebook Post by New Bedford Police Dept LT Rodriguez.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms dog entered the shelter on April 28th and addresses the 4/17 Facebook Post by New Bedford Police Dept LT Rodriguez.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms that City Council President Linda Morad brought Jackie into shelter filled out an application and took Jackie home same day. Jackie never stayed at Forever Paws & was never publicly accessible for owner to be found.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette confirms that City Council President Linda Morad brought Jackie into shelter filled out an application and took Jackie home same day. Jackie never stayed at Forever Paws & was never publicly accessible for owner to be found.

Amid community uproar on lack of answers and still asking for dogs whereabouts New Bedford Police Issue A Statement . They clearly state dog is at Forever Paws

Amid community uproar on lack of answers and still asking for dogs whereabouts New Bedford Police Issue A Statement . They clearly state dog is at Forever Paws

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April 17th Forever Paws publicly and privately deny having anything to do with this dog.

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New Bedford ACO Maciel attempts to claim that Forever Paws was the one who brought City council Presidents Morad up . Quickly gets corrected

New Bedford ACO Maciel attempts to claim that Forever Paws was the one who brought City council Presidents Morad up . Quickly gets corrected

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When Did New Bedford City Council President Linda Morad Take Jackie?

Morad claims she picked Jackie up from Animal Control on April 14th. To this date this dog has never been advertised by the City has found and no attempt to find an owner has been made.

Morad claims she picked Jackie up from Animal Control on April 14th. To this date this dog has never been advertised by the City has found and no attempt to find an owner has been made.

City Council President Morad claims on April 14th Forever Paws President Gail Furtado knew Morad was going to foster this dog.

City Council President Morad claims on April 14th Forever Paws President Gail Furtado knew Morad was going to foster this dog.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez confirms here that Maciel found dog and immediately “has a place for the dog to go” . This puts Maciels Forever Paws and Morad’s statements into question that Morad only got involved on April 14th.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez confirms here that Maciel found dog and immediately “has a place for the dog to go” . This puts Maciels Forever Paws and Morad’s statements into question that Morad only got involved on April 14th.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado however claims that it was Manny who had a foster for Jackie and stated “she would be a good home to go to” . Owner still hasn’t been been looked or at this point.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado however claims that it was Manny who had a foster for Jackie and stated “she would be a good home to go to” . Owner still hasn’t been been looked or at this point.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado asking Rodriguez former assistant Bowles to “add their side” to press release.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado asking Rodriguez former assistant Bowles to “add their side” to press release.

Was Jackie Agressive?

New Bedford ACO Maciel admits dog came from Odie’s Place’s trap and dog was “very aggressive”

New Bedford ACO Maciel admits dog came from Odie’s Place’s trap and dog was “very aggressive”

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette claims dog was not “unruly” but timid. Yet meant the dog 24 days capture claims she is still “feral” despite living with Morad for 2 weeks in a residence.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette claims dog was not “unruly” but timid. Yet meant the dog 24 days capture claims she is still “feral” despite living with Morad for 2 weeks in a residence.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado’s Story Changes.

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado claims she first read about the beagle situation in a “newspaper”

Forever Paws President Gail Furtado claims she first read about the beagle situation in a “newspaper”

Attached here is the newspaper . Released April 23rd https://www.tauntongazette.com/news/20180423/little-lost-beagle-hoofed-it-from-taunton-to-new-bedford-but-still-hasnt-made-it-home

Attached here is the newspaper . Released April 23rd https://www.tauntongazette.com/news/20180423/little-lost-beagle-hoofed-it-from-taunton-to-new-bedford-but-still-hasnt-made-it-home

Shelter President Furtado was emailed starting April 16th on this beagle. She tells internal affairs she was not aware until the newspaper came out which was exactly a week later April 23rd.

Shelter President Furtado was emailed starting April 16th on this beagle. She tells internal affairs she was not aware until the newspaper came out which was exactly a week later April 23rd.

Shelter President Furtado then states the first time she spoke to ACO Maciel about the dog was April 4th when Jackie was captured.

Shelter President Furtado then states the first time she spoke to ACO Maciel about the dog was April 4th when Jackie was captured.

Despite Maciel claming dog belonged to Forever Paws he already took initiative with dog before contacting shelter.

Despite Maciel claming dog belonged to Forever Paws he already took initiative with dog before contacting shelter.

April 3rd someone from the public inquired about adopting Jackie aka Shya. They were never called back.

April 3rd someone from the public inquired about adopting Jackie aka Shya. They were never called back.

ACO Maciel lies to internal affairs claiming Odie’s Place does not have a permit to pull animals form out of state.

ACO Maciel lies to internal affairs claiming Odie’s Place does not have a permit to pull animals form out of state.

Odie’s Place is allowed to pull animals from out of state according to state website https://www.mass.gov/service-details/approved-shelter-and-rescue-organizations

Odie’s Place is allowed to pull animals from out of state according to state website https://www.mass.gov/service-details/approved-shelter-and-rescue-organizations

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez states because Linda Morad was a foster in the “past” they can still consider her a foster thus leaving that Facebook post up to this date. Maciel states in prior interview that Jackie was at New Bedford Animal Control Office from 4/4-4/14 inside a kennel.

New Bedford Public Information Officer Nathaniel Rodriguez states because Linda Morad was a foster in the “past” they can still consider her a foster thus leaving that Facebook post up to this date. Maciel states in prior interview that Jackie was at New Bedford Animal Control Office from 4/4-4/14 inside a kennel.

Forever Paws and City of New Bedford “Loosey Goosey $55.000” Contract.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette citing a much “looser relationship “ before he became employed there.

Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette citing a much “looser relationship “ before he became employed there.

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New Bedford ACO Maciel claims that Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette never told Maciel to bring dog to shelter

New Bedford ACO Maciel claims that Forever Paws Director Casey Fredette never told Maciel to bring dog to shelter

Maciel cites that Forever Paws has claimed to be in possession of an animal in past despite not having animal physically at shelter. Jackie however wasn’t held for a “few days” was held from April 4th till April 28th

Maciel cites that Forever Paws has claimed to be in possession of an animal in past despite not having animal physically at shelter. Jackie however wasn’t held for a “few days” was held from April 4th till April 28th

Internal Affairs questioning Maciel on why Furtado never spoke up in those emails.

Internal Affairs questioning Maciel on why Furtado never spoke up in those emails.

ACO Maciel mentioning “loosey goosey” polices in past. City and shelter have a 15 year relationship.

ACO Maciel mentioning “loosey goosey” polices in past. City and shelter have a 15 year relationship.

Maciel and Furtado built a “rapport” so they pretend to be in possession over an animal when they really are not. .

Maciel and Furtado built a “rapport” so they pretend to be in possession over an animal when they really are not. .

New Beford ACO Maciel states Casey Fredette knew all along dog was with Forever Paws “just not physically “

New Beford ACO Maciel states Casey Fredette knew all along dog was with Forever Paws “just not physically “

Maciel gets caught off and corrected there was zero paperwork on this dog and Forever Paws from April 4th till 28th. Even mentioned wanting to “post date paperwork “.

Maciel gets caught off and corrected there was zero paperwork on this dog and Forever Paws from April 4th till 28th. Even mentioned wanting to “post date paperwork “.

ACO Maciel still trying to convince investigators that Forever Paws should have taken Jackie into their system despite never ever seeing the dog.

ACO Maciel still trying to convince investigators that Forever Paws should have taken Jackie into their system despite never ever seeing the dog.

Maciel admits that Forever Paws never had a “system” until Casey arrived which was in 2017.

Maciel admits that Forever Paws never had a “system” until Casey arrived which was in 2017.

Furtado admits they never received the paperwork during the whole time Maciel was supposed to be looking for the owner.

Furtado admits they never received the paperwork during the whole time Maciel was supposed to be looking for the owner.

Forever Paws has a meeting with all their Animal Control officers from Westport, New Bedford and Fall River and want to shy away from any “loosey goosey” actions in the future. Month after Jackie was captured.

Forever Paws has a meeting with all their Animal Control officers from Westport, New Bedford and Fall River and want to shy away from any “loosey goosey” actions in the future. Month after Jackie was captured.

Shelter President Furtado wants everyone to know follow procedure.

Shelter President Furtado wants everyone to know follow procedure.

Furtado admits that Manny had gotten away with doing this in the past. Giving a “shelter card” and not the actual animal to Forever Paws.

Furtado admits that Manny had gotten away with doing this in the past. Giving a “shelter card” and not the actual animal to Forever Paws.

Furtado claims Fredette was going to quit over the April 17th New Bedford Police Facebook Post.

Furtado claims Fredette was going to quit over the April 17th New Bedford Police Facebook Post.