DEEP: CT DEEP Promotes EnCon Police Sergeant Ryan Healy to Rank of Captain

December 26, 2012
 
CT DEEP Promotes EnCon Police Sergeant Ryan Healy to Rank of Captain
 
The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) announced today that Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police Sergeant Ryan Healy has been promoted to the rank of Captain.  Captain Healy will head up EnConís Marine Division, which is based at CT DEEP Marine Headquarters in Old Lyme. 
 
Susan Whalen, DEEP Deputy Commissioner said, ďIn his work with the Agency over the past 18 years, Captain Healy has played a unique role of performing not only traditional law enforcement activities, but also protecting Connecticutís natural resources and marine life at the same time.  In his new position, Captain Healy will oversee the EnCon Police Divisionís enforcement of commercial and marine fishing laws and law enforcement operations in Connecticutís three major shoreline parks.Ē
 
Background Information
 
A graduate of Central Connecticut State University with a Bachelorís degree in criminal justice, Captain Ryan Healy joined the EnCon Police unit in 1994 and has spent his entire career as an officer in the Marine District.  Prior to becoming a Conservation Enforcement Officer, he was a commercial fisherman and has a U.S. Coast Guard 100 ton pilotís license. In 2006, he was promoted to sergeant. 
 
Awards
  • Officer of the year in 1997
  • Medal for Outstanding Service in 2005
  • Citation for outstanding service in 2010