Brian Budd
9 Rose Lane
Sandy Hook, CT 06482
bbudd@townofstratford.com

Brian Budd

Office: Police Commission

Objectives: My training and experience as a full time certified police officer for the past twenty one years has put me in a position to make some very positive contributions as a Police Commissioner for the town of Newtown. I am looking forward to having the opportunity to continue serving the citizens of Newtown along with the men and woman of the Newtown Police Department.

Qualifications:
  • Police Lieutenant currently assigned as training division commander for the Stratford Police Department
  • Over twenty one years experience in police work and police management
  • Graduate of the Police Leadership Institute in 2013 at Sacred Heart University
  • Over eight years experience serving as a Newtown Police Commissioner, overseeing annual budgets, hiring practices and promotional decisions, disciplinary hearings and serving as the local traffic authority
  • Newtown resident since 1993

Achievements:
  • Police ethics and stress management
  • Pre-employment background investigation training
  • FEMA critical incident training
  • Annual training on new developments impacting police policies and practices
  • Program development and leadership training for law enforcement managers
  • Human diversity
  • Building community partnerships