Town of Branford Police Department
The Branford Police Department is directed by Chief Kevin Halloran and staffed by a team of Connecticut certified, law enforcement professionals. Additional services provided to the town include a youth division, school resource officer, crime prevention services, probation liaison, marine section, bicycle officers and domestic violence counseling.
1.) Reduce crime
2.) Reduce the fear of crime
3.) Reduce traffic accidents
Our department shall provide fair and equitable services to everyone without regard to their color, creed, national origin or sexual orientation. Our officers are expected to act with honesty, and a sense of pride in carrying out their duties. The Branford Police Department encourages the flow of information and the open exchange of ideas between its members.
Our agency is unfaltering in its pursuit to identify and apprehend criminals. We value innovation and proactive approaches in meeting our prevention and enforcement responsibilities and recognize the importance of each individual’s organizational role. We maintain highly capable guardians of our community through education and training. Each of our officers is expected to be known for their character. The department values its members and welcomes their active participation in innovations which assure the safety and security of The Town of Branford, Connecticut.
"Give A Cop The Bird"
“Give A Cop The Bird” this Saturday, November 18th from 9:00am to 3:00pm.
The event, which is in its third year, is held in cooperation with Branford Big Y, 1075 West Main Street and benefits Branford’s Food Pantry and Community Dining Room.
Branford Police Officers and Big Y staff will be in front of the store collecting turkeys and non-perishable food trying to fill the Department’s van. Last year Officers and Big Y employees collected over 160 turkeys and hundreds of pounds of canned goods from shoppers for the holiday season.
Crime Alerts and Warnings
In an attempt to keep our community notified of current criminal activity in your neighborhoods and business areas, we will post notices on our Crime Alerts and Warnings page. Please visit the page frequently for up-to-date information.
Branford Police have many new officers. Read their Bio's here.