About Our Department

DEPARTMENT FACTSThe primary mission of the New Canaan Police Department and its Officers is the protection of all persons and properties within its jurisdiction. This mission must be accomplished through the upholding of laws constitutionally enacted by local, state, and Federal legislative bodies. Our agency serves the community of New Canaan by performing the law enforcement function in a professional manner.

Capture1Hours and Days of Operation
24 hours a day

7 days a week
365 days a year
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2023 Calls for service
14,485

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50 sworn officers

5 full-time civilian employees
2 part-time civilian employees