City Hall is closed to the public due to the declared State of Emergency until further notice. For more information on ongoing city services, please click here.
For the latest information about the ongoing COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic, click here to visit our dedicated page.
Heritage Street is now one-way click here for more information 



Cadet Training Sessions are usually held starting at 0900 prior to a general meeting and / or following a general meeting. Evening classes may be held at a date and time to be determined by HaPcademy Instructors and approved by the HaPcademy Director.


Cadet Training sessions are scheduled within a 9 to 12 month period to graduate as an Auxiliary Police Officer.


Qualifications and re-fresher courses for Auxiliary Police Officers are conducted as set forth by the HaPcademy Instructors and approved by the HaPcademy Director.


Colonel Jean L. Dietrich / HaPcademy Director

Deputy Chief George F. Kiakis / HaPcademy Advisory

Major Maura A. Shea / HaPcademy Training Coordinator



HaPcademy Instructors


Lieutenant Colonel Francis A. Brunelle / Firearms

Major Maura Shea / Medical / Defensive Tactics

Captain John L. Wessig / Traffic – Cruiser

Lieutenant Paul C. Guilbert / Special Training / Cadets

Sergeant Chris J. Decouteau / Firearms/ Defensive Tactics/ Medical

Patrol Officer Bruce Lincoln/ Medical/ Defensive Tactics

Close window