The New Canaan Police Department recognizes the need for special operations in order to preserve the safety and welfare of the public. Special operations may include the use of the Special Response Team (S.R.T.) for: hostage/barricaded subjects, decoy operations, undercover surveillance/stakeouts, bomb disposal/ threats, VIP protection, coverage of special events, disasters, civil disorders and civil defense emergencies.

Members:SRT 2015
Lieutenant Mark DeFelice
Sergeant Joseph Farenga
Sergeant Aaron LaTourette
Officer Scott Romano
Officer Thomas Patten
Officer George Caponera
Officer Christopher Dewey
Officer Thomas Callinan
Officer Stephen Tam
Officer Shane Gibson