The founding of the State Police Dept. in 1903 will be commemorated with a ball and other activities May 16-18 at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Ledyard.
The State Police Alumni Association, which developed the programs, will serve as the host. Capt. Peter F. Warren, association president, is chairman of the Anniversary Ball. Capt. Warren estimates that more than 1,300 people will take part in the celebration. Individuals, businesses and organizations that provide financial support, he said, will be recognized in the official program and will receive a commemorative souvenir.
Additional information can be obtained from Capt. Warren, commanding officer, Statewide Narcotics Task Force, Dept. of Public Safety, Division of State Police at 294 Colony St., Meriden, CT 06450. The telephone number is (203) 238-6616.