Guilford Police Department

Chief Christopher Massey
Address 400 Church Street
Guilford CT 06437
Phone 203-453-8061

Current Openings

Open Jobs Salary Deadline
Guilford - Certified Police Officer $82,305.60-$90,459.20 December 11, 2024



Guilford, CT, is a shoreline town located 13 miles east of New Haven and has a total population of 22,000 residents.

The Guilford Police Department, a state and internationally accredited law enforcement agency, currently employs thirty-seven sworn officers, three full-time dispatchers, three full-time civilian employees, and two full-time Municipal Animal Control Officers.

The 18,500 square foot facility was completed in 1996 and is conveniently located directly off I-95 at Exit 58. It is equipped with an athletic workout center and an outdoor basketball court.


“We, the members of the Guilford Police Department are committed to upholding the law, preserving the peace, and protecting the rights of all, with compassion, dignity and respect.”


  • COOPERATION We recognized that we must join together within the Department and the Community for the common benefit.
  • PROFESSIONALISM We strive for excellence by providing quality of service through effective training and progressive leadership
  • TEAMWORK We encourage independent action and initiative, while realizing that our success depends on a cooperative effort within the Department and throughout the Community.
  • IMPARTIALITY We will treat people as we would like to be treated, viewing each incident fairly and without bias.
  • TRUST The Community depends on us and we appreciate their confidence in our abilities to care for them and their property.
  • ENHANCING QUALITY OF LIFE We strive to ensure that all incidents no matter how insignificant, will be resolved for the betterment of all.
  • ETHICS We recognized that a strong personal and organizational code of ethics are essential to the accomplishment of our mission.
  • PARTNERSHIP Our success depends on a cooperative effort within the Department and throughout the Community.
  • FAMILY As a family, we share the same goals and values. We have a commitment to each other and the Community.


The Guilford Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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