Canton Police Department 45 River Rd, Collinsville, CT06019 In addition to traditional duties, Canton police personnel serve as first responders in medical and other emergency…More situations. Police vehicles contain defibrillators and other related equipment. A total of 14 sworn personnel, five full-time civilians and five part-time civilians serve the town of some 10,000 residents, with one more officer possible in 2011. The move is partially designed to free up the department's detective to concentrate more on investigative work. Other initiatives include the increased use of community policing in an effort to establish greater rapport with residents. Another community effort includes the long-time juvenile review board, a partnership with the department, schools and others to help youth make smart choices.