• 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.

Investigative Services Division

Vice and Narcotics Section (VNS)

The Vice & Narcotics Section (VNS) handles cases regarding narcotics, prostitution, and quality-of-life crimes. VNS works in conjunction with specialized units from the Connecticut State Police as well as the United States Department of Justice.

The VIS hotline number can be found below. All calls made to the hotline will be kept strictly confidential.

GOAL: To continue working on the investigation, apprehension, and prosecution of illegal narcotic drug dealers and users, and to persist in the effort to rid New London of persons and crimes associated with illegal drug activities. They will further continue their efforts in stopping any and all illegal vice activities, such as prostitution, illegal gambling, and weapons possession.

Confidential Hotline: (860) 447-9107
Standard Phone: (860) 447-5288

Captain Brian M. Wright
Division Commander
Phone: (860) 447-5287