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How to Become a Member

  1. Membership in the PCAC is limited to any member or former member of a Police Commission in the State of Connecticut established by State Statute.
  2. The name of each proposed member must be recommended by an active PCAC member and approved by a majority of the Board of Directors present at a regular or special Board Meeting.
  3. Membership will entitle the member to a PCAC pin, the By-Laws document, and access to the Members Only section of this website.
  4. New Members must appear at a monthly meeting to be sworn in and receive membership card, pin, and By-Laws of the PCAC.
    Dues are $50 per year. There is a one time initiation fee of $50.
    Applications for membership may be obtained at the meeting or downloaded from this website.

PCAC Mission

The Police Commissioners Association of Connecticut (PCAC) members are elected and appointed police commissioners from municipalities throughout Connecticut. Our mission is to provide a link between professional law enforcement officers and the public.

We are dedicated to educating our members on current law enforcement issues facing our police departments. We strive to:
  1. Elevate the status of local police departments through the exchange of ideas, information and experience.
  2. Foster public understanding and appreciation of the role of police officers in today's society.
  3. Support legislation favorable to justice and safety.
  4. Improve the training of police officers.
  5. Give appropriate recognition for outstanding performance in the field of law enforcement.