Police / Resident Trooper

Mission Statement

The Connecticut Department of Public Safety is committed to protecting and improving the quality of life for all by providing enforcement, regulatory, and scientific services through prevention, education, and innovative use of technology.

In striving to accomplish our mission, we embody our core values with great PRIDE:

Professionalism through an elite and diverse team of trained men and women.
Respect for ourselves and others through our words and actions.
Integrity through adherence to standards and values that foster public trust.
Dedication to service.
Equality through fair and unprejudiced application of the law.

Chester Police Officers:
OFC Paul DeCrosta #67

Resident State Trooper
Matthew Warren #649
K9 Emergency Services Unit Search and Rescue
K9 Porter #9017/K9 Maxx #9003
860-526-0013, Ext. 205 or 860-526-3605
Email: PoliceServices@chesterct.org

When the office is not staffed, all calls are responded to by CT State Troopers assigned to Troop F in Westbrook.

Pistol Permit Applications: To apply, see Jenny Watrous in the Selectman’s Office for an application.

Fingerprints: Please call (860)526-0013 ext. 202 for instructions on fingerprints.

Citation Hearing Officers / Citation Review Board – 2-year Term (Appointed by Board of Selectmen)

  • Kathryn M. Merola                   11/19/2019 – R
  • Elizabeth A. Perreault              11/19/2019 – U
  • Richard Schreiber                     11/19/2019 – R
  • Whitelaw Wilson                       11/19/2019 – U
  • Vacancy                                       11/19/2019