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
December 16, 2008



   State Police Detectives conducted an extensive sexual assault investigation in the Town of Stafford which resulted in an arrest that took place on 11/15/08.


   During the course of that investigation, State Police Detectives uncovered facts and information in this case to date that resulted in Detectives submitting an arrest warrant application to Superior Court for an additional arrest.

   On 12-16-08, State Police Detectives obtained an arrest warrant from the court for the arrest of the accused. At approximately 12:45 p.m., he was located at his residence and taken into custody  without incident. The accused was transported to Troop C, where he is presently being held on a $250,000. bond court set bond.

ARRESTED: TURKINGTON, Stephen A. DOB: 03-19-1948

                       200 East Haddam-Colchester Turnpike

                        Moodus, Ct.

CHARGES: Employing a Minor in an Obscene Material

                        Performance [2 counts]       

                Risk of Injury to a Minor [2 counts]

                Conspiracy to Commit Employing a Minor in an

                         Obscene Performance, [2counts]

   Accused Turkington is scheduled to appear in Superior Court GA-19, Rockville on 12-17-08.    


LT. J. Paul Vance