Swearing in of New Wilton Police Officers
On March 15, 2021 Kevin Maloney (pictured right) and Matthew Collins (pictured left) were sworn in as Wilton Police Officers. They come to Wilton as experienced officers, formerly working for the NYPD. Both will be attending a three-week training academy as well as a three month field training program before being certified as Connecticut Police Officers.
Officer Kevin Maloney grew up in Yorktown Heights, NY and is a graduate of Mercy College, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. Kevin was a police officer with the NYPD for over 27 years retiring at the rank of Lieutenant. He was a highly decorated officer with the NYPD receiving several meritorious service awards and commendations.
Officer Matthew Collins grew up in Lindenhurst, NY and is a graduate of Farmingdale State College, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Law Enforcement Technologies with a GPA of 3.44. Matthew comes to Wilton from the NYPD, where he worked since 2017.
*Image courtesy Wilton Police Facebook Page.