Captain Cady serves as first "Chief" of the newly organized Rockville Police Department
The growth in suburban Vernon and the economic decline in the City of Rockville, it no longer made sense to have two government bodies in the same town. As a result, the City of Rockville gave up its charter and consolidated with the Town of Vernon in 1965.
Chief Trapp becomes the first Chief of the Vernon Police Department
James Kenny transfers from Glastonbury and becomes the Captain of the Vernon Police Department.Several months later, Captain Kenny becomes the Chief of Police. Chief Kenny remains Chief to this day.