Darien Police Department 2022
Darien Police Commission Promotes Alison Hudyma, Making Her the Department’s First Woman Captain
Darien Police Lt. Alison Hudyma, a 21-year veteran of the Darien Police Department has been promoted to the rank of captain, effective March 20, the department announced. Hudyma has been with the department for 21 years. She graduated from the Connecticut POST-C Police Academy in 2000. After serving for 11 years as a patrol officer, she was promoted to sergeant in 2011 and lieutenant in 2019. “Capt. Hudyma has proven herself to be dedicated and valuable member of the Darien Police Department for over two decades,” Police Chief Don Anderson said. “Her promotion to the rank of Captain is certainly well-deserved,” Anderson said, “and I am highly confident in her ability to continue to provide professional service to all residents and visitors to the town of Darien in her new assignment.”
Hudyma worked in both the Field Services Division and the Training Division, as both an officer and supervisor, and is currently serving as the training lieutenant.