Child Safety Seat Installation

The New Milford Police Department offers free checks/installation of child safety seats on two selected Fridays of each month by appointment from 8 am until 2 pm. Call Sergeant Dzamko to schedule an appointment at 860-355-3133 ext. 387 or email gro.ecilopdroflimwen@staesracdik .   *Email is the preferred and easiest method to schedule appointments or to ask questions concerning this program, motor vehicle occupant safety or Connecticut's Teen Graduated License Restrictions. Expectant parents should email a minimum of 1 month prior to the birth of their child.

For Child Safety Seat Fitting Stations throughout Connecticut along with other helpful safety information visit: Safe Kids Connecticut.

Appointment Request Form: Download, complete and email back to gro.ecilopdroflimwen@staesracdik .

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Child Safety Seat Clinics

On Saturday, December 06, 2014 from 9 am until 1 pm we will conduct our annual Stuff-A-Cruiser and Free Child Seat Clinic at New Milford Walmart, 164 Danbury Road. We will check and install child seats while police department employees and volunteers from the New Milford High School Key Club except donations for the underprivileged youth in the New Milford area. Contact Sergeant Dzamko at gro.ecilopdroflimwen@staesracdik or 860-355-3133.

Business owners or store managers who would like to sponsor a weekend clinic should contact Sergeant Dzamko at 860-355-3133 ext. 118 or email gro.ecilopdroflimwen@staesracdik .

TIPS Line 

Please call the TIPS Line to report any criminal or suspicious activity: 860-355-2000. The TIPS line is not an answered phone line. The line is answered by a recorded message and is for advisement only. If you need immediate police assistance please call the routine line at 860-355-3133.

Extra Duty Assignments

Contractors, businesses or any other event representative who would like to schedule officers for traffic safety or public safety events may do so by contacting the duty sergeant at 860-355-3133. Advise the dispatcher that you would like to schedule an officer for side duty.


To have your fingerprints taken, call the Police Department routine number at 860-355-3133 just before you are ready to come in to be fingerprinted. If there are prisoners in our cell block area we will not be able to print you. Also, staffing and call volume can limit our availability.
Monday – Friday 10 am – Noon
Tuesday & Wednesday Evenings 6 pm – 8 pm
Saturday and Sunday 7 am – 11 am


ENTRY LEVEL ANNOUNCEMENT -- The New Milford Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Requirements are: 21 years of age, ability to pass extensive background examination, physical/written exams, polygraph, drug screening and physical agility test, possess a valid CT driver’s license and be a high school graduate or possess a G.E.D. equivalent. Applicant should be community relations oriented. Paid benefits include medical, dental and life insurance among others. Salary up to $67,461.00; subject to collective bargaining. Applicants must have a valid C.H.I.P. Card at the 50th percentile prior to medical screening of the hiring process. Looking to fill three seats for the July 2015 academy session. Applicants are to apply through ONLY. The written test will be sponsored by the CT Police Chiefs Association. Written test is scheduled for May 3, 2015 at the Cheshire High School. PoliceApp application deadline is May 11, 2015.

The New Milford Police Department application process for the position of Dispatcher is currently CLOSED. 

You can also check the Town of New Milford web site at for other opportunities.

Web Sites of Interest

Town of New Milford

Connecticut Police Officer Standards and Training Council

Police App

National Institute on Drug Abuse