|The Town of Southbury participates in the Connecticut State Police Resident Trooper Program to provide police services to the town.
State Police Sgt. Van Ness supervises the resident trooper program in town. Four Police Corporals and eighteen patrol officers respond to all police emergencies within town.
These officers are full-time officers, certified by the Connecticut Police Academy and have received specialized training in such areas as accident reconstruction, DARE, crime prevention techniques, and criminal investigation techniques.