James Viadero
3 Rose Lane
Sandy Hook, CT 06482

James Viadero

Office:Police Commission

Objectives:As a Police Commissioner I believe that my 24 years of law enforcement experience will allow me to provide valuable insight and advice to the Newtown Police Department in the areas of progressive police practices, management, supervision, and other pertinent aspects of law enforcement.

  • Current Member, Police Commission
  • Captain, Bridgeport Police Department
  • Graduate of the F.B.I. National Academy
  • Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice, Sacred Heart University
  • Masters of Science, Criminal Justice, Sacred Heart University
  • Served in various assignment throughout 24 year career, including Patrol, Training Academy, Detective Bureau, Emergency Services Unit, Scuba, Department Spokesperson
  • Newtown Resident, 17 Years
  • Married 21 years to Kimberly

  • Police ethics and stress management
  • Various awards received from the FBI, ATF, United States Attorneys Office, and the Bridgeport Police Department