• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

NLPD Crime Prevention

& Community Policing

Officer Ryan Soccio, MPA

Crime Prevention Officer

rsoccio@ci.new-london.ct.us  /  O: 860-440-6673  C: 860-625-5520



Help NLPD fight crime and use our NLPD anonymous text tip line

Don't be a victim of IDENTITY THEFT

Learn ways to protect yourself and the ones you love...

> Federal Trade Commission

> Already a victim of ID theft? Begin your recovery here



Own a firearm? Have children in your home? LOCK IT UP!

Stop by NLPD Headquarters during normal business hours and pick up a FREE gun lock.

Learn more about gun safety



Every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7:30am - 9:30am

October - Dunkin Donuts, Broad St.

November - Dunkin Donuts, Ocean Ave.

December - Muddy Waters, Bank St.

January - Dunkin Donuts, Colman St.

February -

March - Dunkin Donuts, Broad St.


Thank you to everyone who made our National Night Out a huge success!


   Vandals destroyed a beautiful mural in NL's Fulton Park, so Teens in Action & NLPD Officers teamed up to remove the graffiti on Tuesday the 24th.  Watch more here!


7th graders from Camp Rotary bring hand-made gifts for Officers

Thank you!

New home, alarm, apartment or business? 

Complete and submit an Emergency Contact Form  

email to rsoccio@ci.new-london.ct.us or drop it off at the station

Do you ride?

Here's a list of places you can ride legally

It is illegal to ride unregistered dirt bikes, ATVs, mini bikes or pocket bikes on public streets in the city.  Your bike will be taken and you can be given a $2,000 fine.

More thank you letters from NL elementary school students  :)

Thank you Isaac Students for the care packages!  We love you too!


Read more here!

In the news...


Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Download our

Property Owner's Maintenance Guide

Got Drugs?

Deposit any unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs in the drop box at NLPD Headquarters lobby and we will safely dispose of them.



NL Safe Trade

Use the NLPD Headquarters to conduct your online transactions in a safe place.



Stop in to the NLPD HQ lobby and pick up a free book at our "Little Free Library", sponsored by the FBI Citizens Academy Graduates