The Canaan Police Department takes pride in serving our approximately 4000 residents with integrity, respect, and professionalism. We will adhere to the highest ethical standard and accept responsibility for our decisions and actions. We will treat all employees, offenders, and the public with fairness, honesty, consideration, and respect while recognizing individual diversity.
We will be firm, fair, and consistent in the performance of our duties and responsibilities. As positive role models, we will take pride in maintaining the quality of our services through our performance, appearance, and continued education and training. We will instill trust and teamwork by providing support to fellow employees and promoting cooperation and effective communication is our vision that the Canaan Police Department will continue to be a cornerstone of progress and a model Police Department in service to our citizens, caring for our employees, and constant improvement to the quality of services that we render.
We are comprised of six full time officers, and nine part time officers, and one part time administrative assistant. With approximately fifty-four square miles, Canaan is one of the largest towns in the State of New Hampshire.
Join Us for an Upcoming Event!
Run From the Law
5K Run/3k Walk
Cardigan Mountain School, Canaan, New Hampshire
All Proceeds Benefit the CPBA
Professionally Timed / On Line Registration
Sunday August 3, 10:30 AM Start Run Time — 10:00 Start Walk Time
- Located on the beautiful campus of the Cardigan Mountain School and Historic Canaan Street, Canaan, New Hampshire
- Directions: GPS- 55 Back Bay Road, Canaan, NH– 20 minutes from I-89
- $23 pre-entry fee thru July 14 — $25 entry fee after July 21/ Race Day Registration
- T-Shirts and Size Guaranteed for all participants registered by July 21— T-Shirts while supplies last for registrations after July 21
- Prizes to top age group finishers and some fun prizes too
- Food / Fun for the whole family after the race
ALL CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED online or DAY OF RACE
Register On Line at
This race is part of the UPPER VALLEY RUNNING SERIES: http://uppervalleyrunningclub.org/calendar/2014series/
For more information call (603) 523-7400