"Peace officer" means
<select one or more of the following:>
a member of
the division of state police within the department of public safety
or an organized local police department.
inspector or inspector in the division of criminal justice.
marshal while exercising authority granted under any provision of
the general statutes.
marshal in the performance of the duties of a judicial marshal.
officer or special conservation officer.
who performs criminal law enforcement duties.
policeman for state property.
policeman for investigating public assistance fraud.
policeman for utility and transportation companies.
an official of
the department of correction authorized by the commissioner of
correction to make arrests in a correctional institution or
investigator in the investigations unit of the office of the state
agent of the federal government authorized to enforce the provisions
of Title 21 of the United States Code.
General Statutes § 53a-3 (9) (applies to Penal Code).