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Policies and Procedures Manual


Policy 101.2 – Template for Written Directives

Policy 102.2 – Professional Development and Training

Policy 103.2 – Body Armor

Policy 104.2 – Rank and Organizational Structure of the Department

Policy 105.2 – Uniforms, Equipment, and Personal Appearance

Policy 106.2 – Training Test Protocol

Policy 107.2 – Injured on Duty

Policy 201.3 – Code of Conduct

Policy 202.2 – Supervisors' Use of Recording Devices During Internal Investigations

Policy 203.2 – Addressing Bias-Based Policing

Policy 204.2 – Recording of Police Activity by Public

Policy 205.2 – Cell Phone Standards

Policy 206.2 – Sexual Harassment

Policy 207.2 – Early Intervention System (EIS)

Policy 208.2 – Internal Affairs Officer and Complaints

Policy 210.2 – Recognition of Outstanding Police Performance

Policy 211.2 – Off-Duty Powers and Responsibilities

Policy 212.2 – Electronic Information Systems and Equipment

Policy 213.2 – Legal Authority of Sworn Personnel

Policy 214.2 – Brady Disclosures

Policy 215.1Performance Evaluations

Policy 301.2 – Language Assistance Plan

Policy 301.2 - Language Assistance Plan (Spanish)

Policy 302.2 – Weapons and Weapons Storage

Policy 303.2 – Incident Reporting and Review Procedures

Policy 304.2 – Consular Notification and Access

Policy 305.2 – Mutual Aid

Policy 306.2 – News Media Relations and Public Information

Policy 308.2 – Police Station Operations

Policy 401.2 – AVL, and Officer Video Camera Use and Operation

Policy 402.2 – Automated License Plate Readers (ALPR)

Policy 403.2 – Classifications of Responses to Calls For Service

Policy 404.2 – Use of Force

Policy 405.2 – Use of Lethal Force

Policy 406.2 – Use of Less Lethal Force

Policy 407.2 – Use of Force Investigations

Policy 408.2 – Post-Incident Procedures for Use of Lethal Force

Policy 409.2 – Motor Vehicle Stops

Policy 410.2 – Preliminary Criminal Investigations

Policy 411.2 – Operation of Police Vehicles

Policy 412.2 – Arrests

Policy 413.2 – Breach of Peace Offenses

Policy 414.2 – Motorized Pursuits

Policy 415.2 – Family Violence

Policy 416.2 – Family Violence Involving Department Personnel

Policy 417.2 – Eye Witness Identification

Policy 418.2 – Electronic Recording of Interviews

Policy 419.2 – School Resource Officers

Policy 420.2 – Search and Seizure

Policy 421.2 – Protective Custody

Policy 422.2 – Managing the Mentally Ill

Policy 423.2 – Bigotry and Bias Crimes

Policy 424.2 – Misdemeanor Summons Arrests

Policy 425.2 – Missing Persons

Policy 426.2 – Traffic Enforcement

Policy 427.2 – Field Interviews, Observations, and Investigatory Stops

Policy 428.2 – Secure Communities Program

Policy 429.2 – Underage Drinking

Policy 430.2 – East Haven Police Dive Team and Marine Unit

Policy 431.2 – Sexual Assault Investigations

Policy 432.2 – Traffic Accident Investigations

Policy 433.2 – Death and Injury Notifications

Policy 434.2 – Search Warrants

Policy 435.2 – Field Training Program

Policy 436.2 – Bicycle Patrol

Policy 437.2 – Canine Unit

Policy 438.2 – Sobriety Checkpoints

Policy 439.2 – Juvenile Review Board

Policy 440.1  Victims of Family Violence Whose Immigration Status is Questionable

Policy 501.2 – Searching and Transporting Prisoners

Policy 502.2 – Securing and Handling Prisoners in the Station

Policy 503.2 – Processing Prisoners

Policy 504.2 – Interviewing Suspects and Arrestees

Policy 505.2 – Youthful Offenders

Policy 601.2 – Strikes and Labor Disputes

Policy 606.2 – Emergency Mobilization and Preparedness

Policy 701.2 – Towing of Vehicles

Policy 702.2 – Motor Vehicle Inventory

Policy 703.2 – Evidence and Property Control

Policy 801.2 – Records Retention

A paper copy of the Policies and Procedures Manual is available for review at the following locations:

East Haven Police Department, 471 North High Street, East Haven, CT  06512

East Haven Town Hall, 250 Main Street, East Haven, CT  06512

Hagaman Memorial Library (Town Library), 227 Main Street, East Haven, CT  06512