Police Commission

ATTENTION:  NEW MEETING TIME AS OF JANUARY 2017 changed to 5:00 p.m.

Meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Miller Senior Center Activity Room, unless otherwise noted.

NOTE: The Traffic Authority will immediately follow the Police Commission meeting.

2017 Meeting Schedule

Mission Statement

The Commission confers with and advises the Mayor and the Chief of Police with respect to Police Department affairs, including review of the budget.

The Commission interviews, promotes, and appoints personnel from civil service eligibility lists. On written request, they also meet and hear complaints from any member of the Police Department due to their acts or conduct. In addition, they meet and hear any written complaint of and town citizen who requests it, concerning a member of the Police Department. Reasonable recommendations to address such complaints are made but not money damages nor rights of any person may be affected.

The Police Commission also serves concurrently as the Traffic Authority, otherwise referred to as the Parking Division in the Charter. It has all the powers of municipal parking authorities under the general provisions of the Connecticut General Statutes, Chapter 100, as amended.

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Current Members (Updated 5/20/15)

  • Mitchell Strickland      
  • Larry Esposito
  • Raeanne V. Curtis
  • Michael Iezzi
  • Robert LaTorraca

Hamden Government Center • 2750 Dixwell Avenue • Hamden, CT 06518 • 203.287.7000