Letter from the Mayor and Police Chief

Recent national and regional events have prompted the Manchester Police Chief, City Administrator and Mayor to review Police Department policies, training and organizational structure.

The outcome from their hours of review is a letter to the community. The Policing in Manchester letter offers a close up of the department’s Use of Force policies, training, organizational values and community goals. Read this letter here

While this letter represents the current perspective of the Manchester policing policies, the letter also seeks input and questions from City residents and friends. It’s the goal of the City to have the best municipal police department in the region, while always seeking ways to improve its community policing. The City and its Police Department seek new ideas and viewpoints from you!

After reading the letter, please forward your comments to:

  1. Mike Clement


  2. Larry Perney

    City Administrator

  3. Scott Will

    Chief of Police