Partner Organizations

Waterbury Police Partner Organizations

The Waterbury Police Department works closely with many partner organizations. These are valued relationships and an integral part of the community as mutual trust and cooperation are developed and cultivated, furthering the mission of the Waterbury Police Department. The benefits of partnerships between police departments and organizations are endless, including bringing an increased awareness of police activities and functions to the general public. Conversely, the Waterbury Police Department has increased awareness of the community served.


Waterbury Police Activity League

The Waterbury Police Activity League (PAL) is a not-for-profit organization that promotes partnerships between youth, law enforcement and the community through a variety of educational, athletic and recreational programs.

All of the programs are designed to encourage team building and foster positive relationships. There is an emphasis on education and learning, as well as participation in sports and activities. The goal of PAL is to enable all young people, regardless of race, religion, income or handicap to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

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Waterbury Police Explorers

The primary mission of Waterbury Police Explorers is to expose young adults between the ages of 11 and 21 to the field of law enforcement. The program will do the following:

  • Give insight into police work

  • Provide a positive alternative to negative influences

  • Develop responsible youth

  • Encourage academic excellence and leadership

  • Promote teamwork and volunteerism

Participants will work with both civilians and sworn officers of the Waterbury Police Department. The program is designed to give them a realistic overview of law enforcement so that involved youth can make an informed decision as to whether or not they want to pursue a career in law enforcement.

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Waterbury Crime Stoppers

Have information about a crime and unsure what to do with the information? Waterbury Crime Stoppers pays CASH for information that leads to an arrest. Call (203) 755-1234 today.

One of the most important parts of the Crime Stoppers Program is that it is ANONYMOUS. You will never be asked for your name or any identifying information. And, if your tip leads to an arrest, you could receive up to $1000 cash.

PLEASE NOTE: The time from the anonymous tip to the reward could take a while as some investigations can be extensive. Also keep in mind that because this is an anonymous tip line, you will have to call back to follow up. 

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