City of Port Jervis Police Chief William Worden and Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler Announce Large Heroin Seizure and Arrest for Operating as a Major Trafficker

Port Jervis Man Charged with Operating as a Major Trafficker for directing a Controlled Substance Organization that sold more than $75,000 worth of Heroin and Fentanyl in One Year Defendant who faces 25 Years to Life in Prison Attempts to Escape Port Jervis Police Department assisted by Orange County Sheriff’s Special Operations Group Seize 7,658 […]

Easter Seals Community Outreach

The Annual Easter Seals Community Outreach will be held Monday, November 23 at 88 East Main St, Port Jervis, NY. Arrive at 9:00am, receive a ticket, and wait to be called. Turkeys and anything else you may need for a wonderful Thanksgiving feast will be available, as will some warm coats, clothing and housewares! Please […]

Click It Or Ticket Campaign Begins November 16

Port Jervis, NY: On November 16, the Port Jervis City Police Department will be teaming up with law enforcement agencies nationwide to participate in the annual Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign which runs through November 29. According to NHTSA, in 2018, there were 9,778 unbuckled passenger vehicle occupants killed in crashes in the United States. In that […]

Free Rabies Clinic

Click here to learn more about the free rabies clinic being offered by the Orange County Department of Health.

Update: Individual Arrested and Charged with Shooting Two Port Jervis Teenagers with Handgun

On September 21st at approximately 2042 hrs, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to the intersection of Barcelow Street and Seward Avenue in the City’s 4th Ward for a report of shots fired and victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers arrived at the scene and learned that two 16-year-old males were shot and wounded during […]

Multiple Shootings – City of Port Jervis

On September 21st at approximately 2042 hrs, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to a report of shots fired with possible victims located at the intersection of Barcelow Street and Seward Avenue located in the City’s 4th Ward. Officers arrived at the scene and learned that two 16 year old males were shot by a […]

2020 Child Passenger Safety Week

Local Police and Traffic Safety Officials Will Conduct Free Car Seat Checks During Child Passenger Safety Week Check Event on September 26th Port Jervis, NY — Everyday in America, millions of parents and caregivers travel with children in their vehicles. While some children are buckled in properly in the correct car seats for their ages […]

Fowler Street Altercation- Multiple Victims Stabbed with a Knife

On 26 August, at 7:36pm, Port Jervis City Police Department Officers responded to 56-58 Fowler Street in the City of Port Jervis for multiple reports of a large altercation occurring at the multi-family apartment building resulting in several persons being stabbed with a knife. Officers arrived at the scene and learned that three Port Jervis […]

Seat Belt Safety

In 2017 alone, seat belts saved an estimated 14,955 lives and could have saved an additional 2,549 people if they had been wearing seat belts. Seat belts have been proven to be one of the best ways to save your life in a crash. Yet many still don’t buckle up. Worse still, not wearing a […]

Investigation into Reported Gun Shots Fired

On April 4, 2020 at approximately 10:45pm, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to Ball Street on a section located between the intersections with Seward Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue in the City of Port Jervis for a report of multiple gunshots being fired. An investigation into the incident revealed that the suspect emerged from an […]