• Chief Kevin Halloran Introduces New Officers

  • Branford police have hired ten new officers over the past year Chief Kevin Halloran announced with the last five hitting the streets after their graduation from the Connecticut Police Officer Standards Training (POST) Academy.

    Officers Joseph Harrington, Robert Hart, Joseph Carangelo, Nicholas Torino and James Cox are latest to join the department’s ranks.

    The new officers were all part of the department’s most recent recruitment initiative that began over a year ago. Chief Halloran said, " Our agency is committed to the selection and hiring of high quality candidates to police our community. These new officers were vetted by a very comprehensive hiring process administered by our staff and represent the highest quality of police candidates."

    Click the officer’s name to view a photo and a personal biography of the officer