The Torrington Police Department employs dedicated Patrol Officers who are committed to improving the quality of life in our community through proactive patrol techniques and the principles of Community Policing. The officers of the Patrol Division have many responsibilities and perform several duties within the City of Torrington. They include, but are not limited to: Investigating crimes, Identifying criminal offenders and criminal activity and where appropriate apprehending offenders. Reducing the opportunities for the commission of crime through prevention patrol and other measures. Aiding people who are in danger of physical harm and Assisting citizens who are requesting assistance or information.
In addition to these duties, several of our Patrol Officers have taken on additional responsibilities, such as participating in our DARE program, interacting with community members and organizations to prevent crime, selective traffic enforcement programs and the training of fellow officers. The Patrol Division includes both a School Resource Officer and a College Resource Officer, who work closely with the Elementary Schools, Middle School, High School and Eastern Wyoming College to assist them as needed and provide education to our community’s youth.