Police Officer Standards and Training Council

Agency Website

Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 7-294

Agency History 

1965, Public Act 65-575

Municipal Police Training Council established

1979, Public Act 77-614

Merged with other agencies to create Department of Public Safety but remained an autonomous entity within the agency

1995, Public Act 95-108,

Name changed to Police Officer Standards and Training Council

2011, July 1, Public Act 11-51

Placed within the new Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection

Published Histories/Articles

Not available

Archived Police Officer Standards and Training Council website as harvested by the Connecticut State Library, Connecticut Digital Archive

Agency Documents

Check the State Library catalog for availability of publications by the agency:

Annual Reports are located in:

Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor [CSL Call Number Conn Doc F40 d]
2002 -, online version

State Archives Record Group: Not available

List of Heads


Years of Service

James Herlihy


Richard Hannon


Craig Appel


Edmund H. Mosca


T. William Knapp


Susan E. Rainville


Thomas E. Flaherty