State Police Headquarters Modified Services/Hours
  • Announcement for New Pistol Permit Applicants Only - 5/26/2021
  • Effective June 15, 2020, DESPP-HQ Fingerprint Identification Unit will re-open for in person fingerprinting requestsby appointment only. - 6/5/2020
  • Effective June 15, 2020, DESPP-HQ Reports and Records will re-open for in person requestsby appointment only. For information or to schedule your appointment please click HERE - 6/5/2020
  • At this time, pistol permit renewals will continue to be done by mail only.
  • Fingerprinting Limitations and License Expiration/Renewal extensions; view documentHERE- 4/30/2020
  • Suspension of requirements for unarmed security guards from other states; view documentHERE- 4/30/2020
  • Still regular business hours for Sex Offender Registry and Deadly Weapons Offender Registry- 4/30/2020
  • No service for guard cards (see Governor Lamont’s Executive Order changes to licensing requirements HERE )- 4/30/2020
  • Individuals will be asked to wait outside until called into the building- 4/30/2020

Connecticut State Police Patch STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
Sept. 6, 2007


   On February 21, 2007 an investigation into the death of a John WALTHER was prompted went WALTHER was found deceased in his vehicle on Route 8 northbound in Thomaston, CT.

   Detectives from the Western District Major Crimes Unit were assigned to this investigation. As a result of that investigation arrest warrants were obtained and the following arrest(s) have occurred:

   On August 17, 2007, a Debra LEBLANC, age 48, DOB 12/06/1959, of Torrington, CT, was arrested and charged with manslaughter, illegal sale of heroin, cruelty to person and making a false statement. LEBLANC was held on a $250,000 bond and presented in court (G.A. 4) in Waterbury on 08/20/2007.

   On September 6, 2007, an Anthony CASCELLA, age 41, DOB 08/23/1966, of Torrington, CT, was arrested and charged with illegal possession of heroin, cruelty to persons, making a false statement, and operating while under suspension. CASCELLA, who is currently incarcerated on unrelated charges, was brought to court (G.A. 4 in Waterbury) and presented on these charges.