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Register my alarm?

Alarms installed in both commercial and residential properties must be registered with the Police Department. You can find the Town of Westport alarm ordinance here. The registration form can be found here. This is an Adobe Acrobat Form [PDF] and is fillable online. Once completed, print out and either mail or drop off at the Westport Police Department.

Get fingerprinted?

Only Westport residents or persons requiring fingerprinting for conditions of employment with a business in the Town of Westport are eligible for fingerprinting. You must present a Photo Identification to be fingerprinted and proof of Westport residency such as utility or tax bills if your license does not list a Westport address.  For hours of operation and additional information visit fingerprinting.

Pay a parking ticket?

Parking tickets may be paid in three different ways. You can pay them online, mail them to the Westport Police Department, or drop the payment off in the lobby at Police Headquarters. Just make sure you pay them within 14 days to avoid a late fee.

Contest a parking ticket?

The Town of Westport Parking Ticket Hearing Policy states that anyone who has received a parking ticket within the Town of Westport may apply for a hearing in person at Police Headquarters or request that an application be mailed. Anyone requesting a hearing must complete the entire application.  The returned application must be received within 14 days from the issuance of the ticket to be valid. 

All applications for a parking ticket hearing will be reviewed. Upon this review, the parking ticket is either voided, necessitating no further action, or a date is assigned for a hearing. In either case, the individual shall be notified by mail.

This does not apply to railroad parking fees, which are not parking violation tickets. Parking fees may not be appealed through this process. If you feel a fee is in error contact the Railroad Parking Office at (203) 341-6052.

Get a copy of paid tickets or daily fees?

If you need a printout of all tickets paid please contact the Records Division at (203) 341-6001 or Railroad Parking at (203) 341-6052. You will need your license plate (or plates if it is for more than one car) and the dates needed. A copy can be emailed to you at no charge.

Get a letter of Good Conduct?

Email your full name (first, middle and Last), your date of birth and Westport address to  After a successful background check is performed, a signed letter will be available for pick-up at the Police Department.  Please plan accordingly and allow at least 48 hours for letters to be completed.

Get a copy of a police report?

Most police reports can be picked up in person at the Westport Police Department.  It is always best to call the Records Division at (203) 341-6001 to inquire about your report before driving down.

Most motor vehicle accident reports are available online for a fee.

Report speeding cars, cars not stopping for stop signs, or other traffic complaints for enforcement?

Call the Westport Police Department at (203) 341-6000 and an officer will be sent to speak with you. A report will be filed and assigned for follow-up enforcement by patrol officers.You can also file these complaints and/or requests for selective enforcement action through our website here. Emergency complaints (such as possible drunk drivers or aggressive drivers) should be called in using 911.

Obtain a Pistol Permit?

Permit Procedures and Information

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