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Code Red
The Town of Newtown has instituted the CodeRED Emergency Notification System.  Sign up for the CodeRED Early Warning System.

Newtown Department of Police Services
Contact TypeContact Information
Chief (203) 270-4256
Captain (203) 270-4234
(203) 270-4254
3 Main Street
Newtown, CT 06470
(203) 270-4255
(203) 270-0637
Alternate Phone:
Hotline-(203) 270-8888
Police Services 24/7

Records Division
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 pm
(203) 270-4254
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Additional Telephone Numbers
Detective Division – (203) 270-4236           
Patrol Division - (203) 426-5841 (routine calls)
Hotline Number – (203) 270-8888              
Animal Control - (203) 426-6900
We are now taking applications for our next class beginning March 2016.  
Find out what it's all about and join us for a free ten week course which is up close and personal to the officers who protect and serve our community.  
Police Department Space Needs Assessment
Three space/facility needs assessments for NDPS have been completed in the last 17 years and all have come to the same conclusion.  Read the below facts and support your men and women who serve and protect our community.
Municipal Buildings Strategic Plan Advisory Committee 2015 Findings

We have put together a presentation comparing our facility to other similar facilities
Alarm System Ordinance - Update
The Town of Newtown has updated it's Alarm System ordinance (#104) as of November 2015.  Any person who installs or uses an alarm system in their home or commercial establishment regardless if it is monitored shall register it with the Newtown Police Department.  

Traffic Calming Procedures
The Newtown Police Commission has designated a
Traffic Calming Program & Resource Guide. Please click on the link to review this program.
Flagpole Intersection Traffic Study - October 2015
(click file to download PDF)
Response To Comments Regarding Flagpole Intesection.pdf

Mobile Radar Trailer
Anyone wishing to request that the mobile radar trailer (Speed Trailer) be placed in their neighborhood, please click on the link and complete the on-line form.  Mobile Trailer Request

The Newtown Police Department has now made most traffic accident reports available online.
From the report search page you will be able to search for your report, view it and print it at your convenience.
You can pay for your reports through this secure site with a credit card or you may contact "PoliceReports.US" at 800-489-0190 to see if you qualify for a prepaid account. or 
Tier 1 State of Connecticut POST Accredited Agency
Newtown Department of Police Services is proud to be a Tier I State of Connecticut POST Accredited Agency.