Chief of Police

James Wardwell

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Welcome to the official web site of the New Britain Police Department.  Our site is intended to be an additional means of communication between the New Britain Police Department and our community. We hope that you will visit these pages often as we add to our new site and make regular updates.


(860) 826-3199

The City of New Britain is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  Individuals interested in becoming a New Britain Police Officer should go to All applications must be completed through that site.  The deadline for applications to be received is September 30th, 2014.

NOTE: All applicants should bring their non-smoking affidavit form
and the Veteran's DD214 certified copy (if applicable) with them
to the written exam.


We are still accepting applications from
Certified Officers For Lateral Transfer

Any questions regarding the lateral transfers please contact
Sergeant Thomas Gray at (860) 826-3081  or

Personnel Director Karen Levine at (860) 826-3408.

All applications must be returned to the Personnel Office at
27 Main Street, New Britain.

Non-smoking affidavit


New Britain Police Department • 10 Chestnut Street New Britain, CT 06051 • Tel. (860) 826-3000 • Fax (860) 826-0791