West Haven at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, West Haven Police Department

  • 127 Officers
  • 8 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.48 West Haven
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the West Haven Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $576.5K in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: West Haven
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$17,585.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2022
WEST HAVEN, CITY OF EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM FY 2021 Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$16,176.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2021
WEST HAVEN, CITY OF CITY OF WEST HAVEN EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$16,591.00 10/01/2018
09/30/2020
WEST HAVEN, CITY OF WEST HAVEN POLICE DEPARTMENT TECHNOLOGY UPGRADES Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$16,950.00 10/01/2017
09/30/2019
WEST HAVEN, CITY OF WEST HAVEN PD LICENSE PLATE READER AND ITEMS ADDRESSING NEW TECHNOLOGY. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency. It is possible that this location has acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs.