Sergeant Jose Alvelo joined the Waterbury Police Department in November of 1996. During his first 11 years with the department he was assigned as a patrol officer, working with the community on a daily basis. During this time, he was also selected as one of the department’s field training officers, where he was responsible for instructing and transitioning newly hired officers in performing their duties. In 2007, he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant, and in 2009 was assigned by the Chief of Police to the department’s Internal Affairs Division. In this position he was responsible for conducting investigations into civilian complaints and various internal matters within the department.
In July 2015, he was assigned as the Aide to the Chief and Officer in Charge of the Motorcycle Unit. Sergeant Alvelo is the Deputy Commander for the department’s Emergency Response Team (S.W.A.T.). He is also the Vice President of the Waterbury Police Benevolent Association.
Sergeant Alvelo has represented the police department on Spanish broadcast radio stations on several occasions, informing the public of various resources available to them.
During the course of his career, Sergeant Alvelo has been awarded 7 departmental citations/commendations. In 2011 he received the “Chief’s Recognition Award” for his performance within the Internal Affairs Division.
Ana Correa joined the City of Waterbury in July 1986 working as a temporary clerk typist in the Department of Parks and Recreations. In January 1987, she was hired as a permanent clerk typist in the Department of Inspections. In January 2000, she was promoted to Data Entry Clerk in the Department of Finance. In 2002, she was promoted to Payroll Clerk. In September 2005, she was promoted to Administrative Assistant in the Office of the Police Chief in the Waterbury Police Department. She is currently pursing her degree at Goodwin College.