It is the mission of the Colchester Police Department to protect the Town of Colchester citizens, personnel, patrons and property from crime, violence and disruptions. In tandem with the Town of Colchester management team, the Police Department maintains a safe and orderly environment so our citizens may live in a safe atmosphere. The Colchester Police Department is a progressive law enforcement agency that incorporates community policing, strategic regional cooperation, and effective collaboration with surrounding agencies. All policing strategies and decisions within the Police Department will be made with this mission in mind: "Protecting the CitizensToday with Courtesy, Pride and Professionalism."
The Colchester Police Department/Colchester Resident Trooper’s Office, located at the Northwest corner of the Colchester Town Hall is a full-service department responsible as the primary law enforcement agency for the Town of Colchester from 0700-2400 hrs daily. The Department is supervised and supported by The CT State Police with primary law enforcement duties assumed by the CT State Police (Troop K) at 2400 hrs daily.
Community services provided by the Colchester Police include, but are not limited to: Youth Services, School Resource Officer, TRIAD, Neighborhood Crime Watch, and support of a number of additional Community Policing initiatives.
|Donna Swinburne||Administrative Assistant|
|Sgt. Darrell Tetreault||Resident Trooper Sergeant|