Reserve Program

The New Haven Police Reserve Program aids and assists the Police Department in crime prevention. They are also directed by the Board of Control and the Board of Public Works and Safety. Our reserve officers provide additional manpower to the Department during emergencies or special events so that the level of safety is maintained and our Police Department its able to handle each major event with efficiency and care. Some duties consist of:

  • Detecting and apprehending violators of the law
  • Directing the movement of pedestrians and vehicles on all public properties
  • Dispersing unlawful or dangerous assemblies
  • Enforcing all federal laws, state laws, and city ordinances
  • Preserving the peace
  • Preventing crime
  • Protecting personal and public property
  • Protecting personal rights
  • Provide police assistance at fires, public gatherings etc. as may be needed
  • Safeguarding public health and safety
  • Suppressing all unlawful disorderly conduct or practices
NHPD Coloring with the Kids at 2022 National Night Out

More Information

For more information on the Reserve Program, call the New Haven Police Department at 260.748.7080.