Welcome to the Watertown Police Department’s website. Our goal is to provide you with a user friendly tool to obtain information about our agency. Please feel free to contact me or any member of my staff regarding any issues you may have concerning police related matters. Our department consists of 64 employees. This total includes sworn officers, police dispatchers, administrative staff, animal control personnel and support staff. The Watertown Police Department is a state accredited law enforcement agency. For the calendar year 2011, the department handled 16,437 complaints. During the year of 2011, the department issued 470 motor vehicle summonses and made 593 custodial arrests. The Watertown Police Department is a community oriented agency. We work hard every day to serve and protect our citizens in our daily practice. We embrace the community oriented policing concept. It is our goal to provide exceptional service through a partnership with our community, keeping in mind that our best work often depends on your help.
Chief John Gavallas
Honorary Watertown Police Officer
Nathan Norman Badge #54
195 French Street Watertown Ct, 06795