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Workers organize labor unions primarily to secure better wages and better working conditions. We hold that they also organize in order to participate in the decision which affect them at work and the community.

Local 724 to join AFSCME Legal Defense Program.
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Discounted rates on all types of insurance
from our liability insurance carrier.
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Thompson & Peck

Union Challenge coins have arrived



2nd wave.. NLPD Rifle team 2016


Union donates $500 worth of candy for Downtown
Halloween town event Oct 21 6 pm - 9pm



Officer Anthony Nolan delivering an engaging presentation on bullying, harassment, and internet safety to the Language, Culture & Leadership students.....



Long anticipated meeting with
Chief, CEO Fields and Pres Lynch
CANCELLED by the Chief at eleventh hour!

Meeting to discuss better relations has been
cancelled numerous times.

TRICIA from Aflac will be at The City Of New London Police Department In the Break Room ON:

WEDNESDAY 10/26 FROM 6:30AM TO 9:30AM AND 2:30PM TO 5:30PM


2016 NLPD rifle team!


"Believe 208" run held in memory of Officer Paul Buchanan.
First responders who took their own lives.

CABLE offers mental health support and services to first responders,
including peer support training and financial assistance.

CABLE Co-founded in 2003 with Capt (Ret) Ken Edwards NLPD



The New London Lodge of Elks Annual Law Enforcement Night,

This year the recipient
Sergeant Kevin McBride
Tiffany Schultz

MC Todd Lynch keeps the crowd in a light mood.
Thanks to the Elks for a wonderful meal!
God Bless Herbie!

Entire Command staff attends!
except for....


2 Grievances settled with cash awards

Illegal investigation into Union website - $
Dont fill UB days - Discrimination - $

3 Members PAID for Admins actions.

Safety Meeting held concerning building cleanliness.

The City’s risk manager Mr. Paul Gills stated the New London Police Department is his top priority from a liability and safety standpoint.



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Members participate in the 9/11 memorial service at City Pier.







Thank you police posters from
Solomon Schechter Academy of New London,
Beth El synagogue!



Attorneys Organize for a Better Future

Sal Luciano Ex Dir' Council 4
172 Public Defenders with the Division of Public Defender Services have united with Council 4 AFSCME's help.

The union recognition process, begins with separate informal conferences at the state’s labor department on September 13.

Members applaud Pres' Lynch for discussing issues long over due.

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DA serves up grub for

Midnight squad!


Police members collect money and help less fortunate family!
TV stolen in burglary.

Officers take it among themselves to buy victims new TV.
C&S Pawn of Norwich donates remote control and discounts TV.


Jeff Nichols with a Lawrence Taylor
Tackle to Catch fleeing suspect! See Video

Dee Nott out with Rib injury.

The President has connections....




Union donates frisbees and glow necklaces!

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live.
Video from last year

National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community and provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.

Last years action photos



Dyer catches game winning TD!
Team NLPU goes 1-1

Past game photos


Pres Lynch joins community conversation at STEM high school


Cops lunch matter!
Thanks Chef Tomm!
(Sean D. Elliot/The Day)



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New London police get support one glass of lemonade at a time.

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Sailfest stories keep rolling in..

Pizza donated for Officers.

Low and Slow Catering from Torrington fed Officers for free.

Officers report double digit each;
"Thank You for your service" greetings.

Shannon Burke handed out blue roses to officers showing her support for police.


Lower crowds but still chaos!

Deputy makes solo arrest at Fire HQ!

Special thanks to Doreen and her wife for making wraps for the Friday night tour!

And Sailfest team for water at the waterfront substation!

Troops well fed! Thank you!

Thanks to mutual aid and Officers who stayed deep in to the early morning hours on Sat'!

Sailfest selfies


Moke undercover

Retirees hold non-sailfest picinic!

Take turns trying to order each other in...




Good job Narcs!

Officers Joseph Pelchat, Jeremy Zelinski, and Sgt. Cornelius Rodgers were recognized and awarded a Unit Citation Award by the Connecticut State Police!
The Unit Citation is awarded to members of a department, a command or group who combine their resources to achieve success in an investigation or event. The citation recognizes exceptional collective efforts.


Doing more with less...

Sector #2 now parking and walking on waterfront.



President Lynch attends City Center District meeting.
Members hear a different message.

Created in 1994, the City Center District is comprised of roughly 150 building owners in the downtown business district.
Anyone owning a building within the district automatically becomes a member.





New London council’s committee pick not without controversy

Union questions Councilor Dominguez and Nolans vote
and praises Councilor Tranchida fo wanting to wait.


“Now you’re appointing someone who had a pending complaint against a police officer,” Lynch said. “I wouldn’t want someone who thinks police are never wrong either, but this committee now does nothing but drive a wedge between the community and the police department.”


Promotion lists

Sgt list

LT results

Detective results


NL credit uion



FBI director: Stats don't back up claims about police shooting epidemic.


Any officer interested in being on the Honor Guard please submit an email to Capt.Bergeson by 10-24-16.

We will be re-outfitting and altering uniforms in the near future.

Last minute flu shot!

Thanks VNA for our contractual benefit of flu shots!

Our Dear Leader
Wraight at it Again




Good Job max!

Longtime New London school officer gives up post


New Haven Police
Chief Resigns

anyone listening?
" Union President Miller said Tuesday’s announcement by Esserman will now enable the cops “finally [to] focus on doing what we’re supposed to be doing — working with the community and doing police work without any distractions.”

New School Resource officers clean out Max's car.
Tag team of Benway and Lewis to take on challenges of BDJ and NLHS.

Butchie ties the knot!

Wedding Pix coming soon.
Mugs, Sloanie and Smitty a few of the ol'NLPD in attendance..


Max makes Dept Shine
W/NNO and work w/kids

Gets rewarded immediately
w/ midnight shift for rest of summer!
Thanks Max heres S3Ms!


Listen to Lee Elci interview W/ Pres Lynch (17MB)
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A message from the President.

It's been a tough week for all of us. I personally wanted to thank each of you for your efforts and dedication that allowed each of us to return home safely to our families.


Obama’s false racism claims are putting cops’ lives in danger

An article submitted members
Police across US patrolling in pairs after ambush attacks



JP fills Candy Machine!

Snacks for all!



Kevin McBride
now Master Sgt!

DA saves woman who fell in water by throwing her an anchor!

Marine 1, won't be responding!

On Dec. 29, 2015 four Secret Service agents traveling on Route 16 in Wakefield, NH were working a campaign detail when they were hit head-on by another car. Secret Service Agent Garrett FitzGerald, the most seriously injured, was left paralyzed from the chest down


Local 724 gives Police friend
Tom Maynard(C.O.P.S.)

Union Proclamation!

Day shift ordered to
attend PCRC picnic.

"Officers shouldn't have to attend a picnic by an organization that has recently been disrespectful and hostile towards police."



Auburn Ma Police Officer Ronald Tarentino
was shot at about . during a traffic stop.


Black lives matter in New York — thanks to the NYPD


Bill Bratton gives advice on how not to get shot by cops


Time to move to Canada!
Ontario decides to give first responders workplace insurance coverage for PTSD



Victory for Unions !
Supreme Court Ruling in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association

2 new recruits get their lockers!

Stringer on his own starting Sunday!


AFSCME Pres' Lee Saunders

"Four More Law Enforcement Officers Shot in Line of Duty"


Union settles Lynch bridge jumper grev'.

Lynch made to suit up after assisting WPD ELPD in finding suicidal person. (off duty)
$$$ Pay me $$$



Mike "Spiderman" Liachanko

Scales sharp wire fence
to get his man!

Powerful police video shared by one of our members


Stove Burnin and Whamo have come across this old Badge and are curious of its origins.

Go to our facebook page if any of you old timers recognize it or can provide some insight.


Local 724 and our friends at Fisher's Florist remembering Emilie Parker along with the 25 Angels who were taken from their loved ones.

Dec 14, 2015


Streck and Romanos business
up and running!

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Good Job Neil and Dee!

Recipients of the Parole and Community Services Division Community Partners Award.


Buzz Finishes TOP in his class! At POSTC Firearms instructor 2 week course!
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Final Qualifying round of 300! Shotgun instructor as well..
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Todd Lynch interview here!


New London Police Chief Ackley must go;
but how?


A silent chief, a troubled New London Police Department
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Forget 'Exit Interviews.' Here's Why You Should Conduct Stay Interviews Instead.