500 Highland Avenue
Cheshire, CT 06410
Emergency Calls: 911
Non-Emergency: 203 271-5500
Fax (24 hrs): 203 271-5515
The Cheshire Police Department works to ensure and protect the safety and welfare of all Cheshire residents and visitors to maintain and enhance the quality of life. The department is comprised of five divisions with 49 sworn officers, five civilian dispatchers, four civilian administrative personnel, and two Animal Control officers.
Summer Safety Tip - Know the warnings signs of Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke
The High intensity Activated crossWalK (H.A.W.K.) is a pedestrian-activated beacon utilized at approaches to major intersections. This special type of hybrid beacon is used to warn and control traffic and is intended to assist pedestrians in crossing a street or highway at a marked crosswalk.
The Cheshire Pollice Department would like to thank the Delaware DOT for their assistance and use of their H.A.W.K. informational video. To see the system in operation, please click this H.A.W.K. YouTube link.
Child Safety Seat Inspections
When possible, bring your child and all safety seat instructions.
Schedule an appointment by contacting:
Ofc. Nikki Moore at 203-271-5541 or email
Crash Reconstruction Squad
Special Response Team -(S.R.T.)
Warrant Service Squad
The Police Department also offers a wide variety of information, programs, and services that help keep our residents safe. Visit our listing of Community Safety programs and services for more information.
For more information about the mission and programs of the PBA, call the Cheshire Police Department at 203-271-5500 or email Detective Michael Durkee.
Chief of Police