police | Department profile

This department isn't a town department, so some information, such as population by race, doesn't apply, and doesn't allow for scoring this department on the same zero-to-seven scale that town police departments are scored on.

State Police: Headquarters officers pulled over minorities at a higher rate compared to officers statewide: 33 percent of drivers stopped by State Police: Headquarters officers were minorities, compared with 31 percent statewide.

After dark, things change

Minorities made up 35 percent of daylight-hour stops and 32 percent of stops when it was dark out.

Men pulled over more than women

State Police: Headquarters
68 percent of stopped drivers were men;
32 percent were women.
Statewide
63 percent of stopped drivers were men;
37 percent were women.

11% let off with a warning

On a 100% scale, this chart shows how many drivers were let go with written or verbal warnings or received an infraction, a misdemeanor summons or were arrested.

Median driver's age: 35 years old

The median age of drivers stopped by State Police: Headquarters officers was 35 years old. Statewide it was 36 years old.

Most drivers stopped were not local

State Police: Headquarters
  • 6 percent were residents of the town where they were pulled over;
  • 94 percent were non-residents.
Statewide
  • 28 percent were residents;
  • 72 percent were non-residents.

Speed is often a factor

Across the state, speeding was the most common reason for pulling drivers over. Cell phone violations, defective lights and tinted windows were other reasons listed in the data.

Searches are rare

This chart shows the percentage of all stops that involved officers searching vehicles driven by white and minority drivers.

When stops occurred, by hour, weekday and month

State Police: Headquarters officer profiles

Select an officer from the table below to see how their stop patterns compare with the department and the state. Officer data is anonymized, with a department-provided ID instead of a name. The bars indicate the percentage the officer's total stops that involved minority drivers. Note that some officers reported very few stops, so this list is sorted by the total number of stops each officer reported.

OfficerMinority stops%Stops
671622127
30% 909
702562013
39% 860
848339269
44% 806
106659415
43% 766
38634270
35% 756
19172
33% 737
23609079
31% 622
184395432
36% 611
1000002259
41% 577
747377440
29% 569
88185785
19% 524
424133385
16% 451
204876707
34% 449
830814942
21% 439
1000002942
31% 395
1000002740
28% 358
520878322
28% 350
533883416
44% 315
1000002758
38% 314
1000003163
27% 296
915131263
32% 295
1000002622
30% 291
44294139
43% 274
910711431
32% 213
1000002204
46% 194
824655496
12% 161
190163716
14% 158
1000002604
21% 133
1000002575
37% 121
1000002570
48% 111
48889962
39% 104
907060051
27% 94
1000002364
20% 92
1000001935
17% 89
1000002714
38% 86
18960
28% 82
1000002750
17% 77
104338703
32% 73
1000001891
22% 72
265069536
19% 70
119974171
60% 67
826689753
38% 66
1000002230
35% 65
245086565
22% 63
1000002244
33% 46
382901123
42% 45
1000002594
18% 39
977706042
42% 38
765095381
39% 36
208976955
36% 36
596996989
24% 33
939084757
36% 33
1000001877
24% 33
204501367
16% 31
780050660
38% 26
498167384
17% 24
1000002753
17% 23
100117168
91% 23
178825628
52% 23
167327553
48% 23
58211300
9% 23
403738932
35% 23
1000002947
18% 22
781042031
20% 20
337829011
26% 19
282564253
53% 19
18957
33% 18
528099560
50% 18
1000001983
24% 17
180532425
24% 17
286535990
12% 17
841392036
13% 16
641939147
27% 15
634601902
31% 13
332680917
46% 13
668836964
46% 13
472518147
42% 12
379580125
42% 12
122935147
42% 12
1000001915
27% 11
698537288
0% 11
783227830
36% 11
1000002616
0% 10
602260390
30% 10
354206469
44% 9
1000002203
0% 9
356518293
22% 9
822600353
50% 8
396040035
14% 7
326458516
14% 7
825034970
57% 7
994268426
29% 7
1000002689
0% 6
518391430
33% 6
158043524
0% 6
1000002258
33% 6
914691967
40% 5
197801729
0% 5
577714579
20% 5
778547371
40% 5
464252194
40% 5
489370507
40% 5
1000003200
40% 5
561030748
0% 4
743508518
50% 4
312154781
50% 4
864273444
0% 4
243503631
50% 4
565512440
0% 4
353458499
% 4
1000003157
0% 4
755960827
25% 4
354420056
0% 3
1000002255
67% 3
515284074
33% 3
435501987
0% 3
440486184
33% 3
917418419
33% 3
89809814
0% 3
162634330
50% 2
1000001910
0% 2
301023732
0% 2
1000002252
50% 2
774609457
0% 2
511246746
50% 2
610867976
% 2
278086779
50% 2
841429775
50% 2
670345729
50% 2
908974296
% 2
896517786
50% 2
1000002751
50% 2
1000002754
% 2
924133840
50% 2
353692402
50% 2
1000001914
0% 2
1000002353
50% 2
1000003156
0% 2
1000002162
0% 2
1000002606
50% 2
468912756
0% 1
554853740
0% 1
659685837
0% 1
987629373
% 1
670084756
% 1
181162394
% 1
573578783
0% 1
747115578
% 1
819498722
0% 1
329460783
0% 1
859684521
% 1
342084795
% 1
286621876
% 1
9000
0% 1
352414932
0% 1
147211650
% 1
991228893
% 1
461804664
0% 1
1000003267
% 1
PSC00007
0% 1
PSC00177
% 1
879817304
0% 1
1000002728
0% 1
664626540
0% 1
578094496
% 1
1000002568
0% 1
1000002393
0% 1
1000001886
% 1
478071676
% 1
841836434
0% 1
218352011
0% 1
292278661
0% 1
458478850
0% 1
177982027
% 1
665050321
0% 1
1000002362
0% 1
413162233
% 1
596711729
% 1
266081749
% 1
261463832
0% 1
118939636
0% 1
1000002264
0% 1
1000003180
0% 1
1000001993
0% 1
452548168
0% 1
886243762
% 1
410282012
% 1
1000002624
0% 1
1000001893
% 1
277048371
0% 1
527578053
0% 1
1000003177
% 1
366189721
0% 1
572786297
% 1
1000002351
% 1
602825336
% 1