Captain Kalamaras was hired by the Fairfield Police Department in January of 2000 where he served as a patrolman for ten years. In his time as a patrolman, he has held positions in several specialty assignments to include the Motorcycle Unit, Crash Investigation, Emergency Services Unit, Dive Team, and Traffic Enforcement.
In April of 2010, Captain Kalamaras was promoted to Sergeant where he was assigned to the Patrol Division. In 2011, he was reassigned as the Special Services Division Sergeant where he supervised several units within that division.
In January of 2015, Captain Kalamaras was promoted to Lieutenant, where he served in Patrol as the evening shift commander. In 2016, he was reassigned as the Commander of the Special Services Division. In this position, Captain Kalamaras supervised the Traffic Safety Unit, Crash Investigation Unit, Marine Division, Marina Guards, Vehicle Maintenance Unit and Motorcycle Unit. Additionally, he was the department’s public information officer and coordinated public programs such as neighborhood watch. Captain Kalamaras also serves as the Emergency Services Unit Commander.
Captain Kalamaras holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Sacred Heart University and is a proud veteran of the armed forces.