The Community Impact Unit is a special service support function of the Wallingford Police Department staffed by a Unit Supervisor, who is a Sergeant, and assigned officers.

Community Impact Unit Tel: (203) 294-2820

Responsibilities of the Unit Primarily Include:

  • Special investigations assigned by the Administration
  • The School Officer Program and public schools’ liaison with respect to safety matters
  • Crime prevention programs
  • Block watch programs
  • Community relations initiatives

Community relations initiatives may include non-enforcement based activities that promote positive, trust-building partnerships and to both foster and strengthen the police-community relationship.

Community Impact Unit Members


Sergeant Henry Cadett
K-9 Officer Tate


S.R.O. Megan Magoveny
Officer Nicholas Peckham
Officer Jason Raffone