1. Bristol Police Explorer Awards Dinner

    On Wednesday, January 23, 2019 the Bristol Police Explorers held their annual Family Night & Awards Dinner at the Double Read on...
  2. All Night Parking Ban

    Beginning December 15, 2018, Bristol officers will begin to enforce the all night parking ban. As outlined in the Bristol Code of Ordinances under section 14-32, no vehicle shall park on any city street between the hours of 2:00 am and 6:00 am. Read on...
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Police Spotlights

  1. Bristol officers

    Patrol Division

    The Patrol Division is the largest division within the police department and is headed by Captain Edward Spyros. Approximately 95 officers are supervised by the Captain, including lieutenants, sergeants and patrol officers. This division is fully staffed around the clock. Upon graduating from the police academy, all officers begin their careers in the Patrol Division. The Officers work an eight hour day, with four days on and 
  1. BPD Communication Center


    Public safety telecommunicators (PSTs) are comprised of a select group of non-sworn personnel who form the hub of emergency response activity. In a sense, telecommunicators are the first responders at a scene of an emergency. They pick up the call, ascertain what is happening, and then take on the responsibility of getting help to the scene as quickly as possible. PSTs must demonstrate a significant degree