The Patrol Division is responsible for the protection of life and property of residents and visitors to the Town of Ledyard. The Ledyard Police Department Patrol Division is highly proactive in its approach to law enforcement, providing a visible proactive patrol presence at all times. The Division has 6 Sergeants, who serve as shift supervisors, as well as 12 Patrol Officers.
This division is responsible for all aspects of police service such as:
Investigation of criminal complaints
Motor vehicle enforcement
Response to calls for service
Within the Patrol
Division, the Ledyard Police Department operates 3 subdivisions which
are extremely beneficial to its operation.
The 1st is the
department's K9 unit, which consists of 1 K9 and his handler: K9
Lambeau, who is handled by Officer Bobby Kempke.
subdivision is the Marine Patrol Division. The Ledyard Marine Patrol
provides active patrols to the waters of the Thames River to provide a
proactive presence to enforce boating laws, ensure safe boating, and to
provide necessary infrastructure protection for facilities located on
The 3rd is the Ledyard Police Department Accident
Reconstruction Team. Recognized as one of the premier teams in the State
of Connecticut, this team is called upon when a serious injury or fatal
motor vehicle accident occurs in the Town of Ledyard. Consisting of
several reconstructionists, these officers have undergone extensive
training and their experience is invaluable to this department.