Internal Affairs

File a Complaint

Expand Internal Affairs Menu [ + ]

Select a Department

Guide to Filing a Citizen Complaint

The new Guide to Filing a Citizen Complaint, published by Hartford Police Chief James C. Rovella and developed by the HPD's Internal Affairs Division, is a guide to everything one would want to know about how to not only file a citizen complaint, but also the process of how citizen complaints are investigated.

Complaints may be made by:

  • Email to the commander of Internal Affairs at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Mail to the commander of Internal Affairs c/o The Hartford Police Department, 253 High Street, Hartford, CT 06103
  • In person at Hartford Police Headquarters located in the City of Hartford Public Safety Complex, 253 High Street, Hartford, CT.
  • Telephoning HPD Internal Affairs directly at 860-757-4030
  • Mail to the City of Hartford Office of The Corporation Counsel, Second Floor, Hartford City Hall, 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103

Complaint Form, English                        Complaint Form, Spanish

HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM