Episode 19: This Week in the City, Danbury Police Department Recruitment

September 8, 2022

In this episode of This Week in the City, Mayor Esposito highlights the current police recruitment effort with Chief of Police Patrick Ridenhour.

The City of Danbury is currently seeking Entry Level Police Officers. City of Danbury Police Officers are responsible for the preservation of public peace, the protection of life and property, the prevention of crime, and the proper enforcement of all laws and ordinances. If you share our same work ethic, values, dedication and enthusiasm, we would like to hear from you.

Qualified applicants must apply online by visiting Policeapp.com. Applications must be completed by 11:59pm on Monday, October 3rd, 2022. Applications will not be accepted after this date.

The online application must be completed in its entirety. Omissions, false, misleading or inaccurate information will result in rejection of the application.

It is recommended that applicants do not wait until the last day to complete the online application. Applications should be completed as soon as possible after publication of the announcement for examination.

All correspondence and information regarding the application and testing process will occur through email and postings on Policeapp.com. Please be sure to check both on a regular basis to insure receipt of crucial information.


Please contact the Human Resources/Civil Service Department at (203) 797-4598 or [email protected] if you need assistance or if you have any general questions.

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