Capt. C. Davis
Administrative Support Commander
Captain Christopher Davis began his law enforcement career in 1991 as an Auxiliary Police Officer for the Groton Town Police Department before being hired as a Police Officer in Manchester in January 1994. As a patrolman he served as a Field Training Officer, as well as a member of the department’s Honor Guard and EAP peer support teams. Over a several month period, he also served as a panelist for the (RCPI) Regional Community Policing Institute in Boston. In 1997, he was assigned to the department’s warrant squad, helping to track down wanted fugitives and serve outstanding arrest warrants.
In 1999, he served as an Acting Detective before being promoted to Patrol Sergeant in April 2001. As a Patrol Sergeant, he supervised the Field Training Officer Program and Honor Guard Unit. In 2004, he was assigned to the Detective Division. While in the Detective Division, he began serving as the Public Information Officer and was also part of the Statewide Home Invasion Taskforce in 2007.
He was promoted to Lieutenant in 2008 and continued serving in the Detective Division, additionally supervising the Child Investigations Unit, and East Central Narcotics Taskforce. In 2009, he graduated from the DEA’s Drug Unit Commander Academy in Quantico, Va.
In October 2011, he was promoted to Captain and assigned as the Support Services Division Commander.
Captain Davis holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Eastern Connecticut State University and a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Boston University. He is also an adjunct faculty member at Manchester Community College.