The City of Torrington (CT) is conducting its hiring process for a new Police Chief. We would sincerely appreciate it if you could share the opening on the New England Association of Chiefs of Police website and with any lists or individuals who may be interested in the position. The Job Posting is copied below. Interested candidates can also visit our webpage at for additional information. A link to the application and job description is also available on our website.

Police Chief

The City of Torrington (CT) seeks a talented and experienced Chief of Police to lead the Torrington Police Department. This position will oversee department activities and operations and will develop and implement policy, procedures, and Public Safety programs that support the long-term goals of the Mayor, Board of Public Safety, and the citizens of Torrington.  The ideal candidate is a proven leader, with outstanding interpersonal skills, the ability to collaborate effectively with all levels of staff, elected officials, and community members with experience in field operations, administration, and budgeting.

Desired minimum qualifications are a B.A. or B.S. in police science or related field plus twelve (12) years of progressively responsible law enforcement experience with five (5) consecutive years at the rank of Lieutenant or higher. A combination of training, education and experience demonstrating the ability to perform all aspects of the position may be considered in lieu of the stated requirements.

To apply, call 860-489-2394 for an application or download from

Application, cover letter, and resume must be received by 7/23/2018 to be considered. AA/EOE.