New police officer candidates sworn in

Trumbull’s three new police officer candidates were recently sworn in. They will now head to the state police academy for 850 hours of training.

The Trumbull Police Department swore in three new officer candidates July 2 during a ceremony at Town Hall.

The three are: James Kassimis, 29, of Mamaroneck, New York; Caitlin Murphy, 26, of Shelton; and Matthew O’Connor, 24, of Southington. They will attend the Connecticut Police Academy in Meriden for 850 hours of classroom and practical training, along with physical fitness conditioning.