City of Groton Police Department

Chief J. Erick Jenkins
Address 295 Meridian Street
Groton CT 06340
Phone 860-445-2451
Fax 860-446-4168

Current Openings

Open Jobs Salary Deadline
City of Groton - Certified Police Officer $65,367.12 to $79,374.36 December 31, 2023
City of Groton - Entry Level Police Officer $65,367.12 yearly December 31, 2023
City of Groton - Dispatcher $43,919.20 to $45,760.00 December 31, 2023
City of Groton - Entry Level Police Officer - (CPCA Exam) $65,367.12 December 31, 2023
City of Groton - Certified Dispatcher $45,760.00 to $54,080.00 December 31, 2023


The men and women of this department are committed professionals who provide high quality service to our residents and visitors on a daily basis.

With 9 civilians and 29 officers, the men and women of our department patrol and provide a wide array of services to a diverse city of 3.1 square miles and 10,000 residents.

The City of Groton is home to the Electric Boat division of General Dynamics, the Pfizer pharmaceutical company and the Avery Point Campus of the University of Connecticut.

We provide patrol services by foot, vehicle, boat and bicycle. Significant crimes are investigated by investigators from the detective and youth unit in conjunction with our area law enforcement partners.

During the fiscal year 2020, the department responded to 18,416 calls for service, conducted 383 criminal investigations, made 358 criminal arrests, conducted 494 non-criminal investigations and investigated 141 motor vehicle accidents. This activity does not include the hundreds of interactions our officers made to comfort and assist members of our community.

From time to time, we recruit people from all walks of life with the highest personal integrity to join our department.

Thank you for taking the time to visit this page. On behalf of the men and women of the City of Groton Police Department, I am

J. Erick Jenkins
Chief of Police

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