School’s Open – Drive Carefully

The Port Jervis City and Town of Deerpark Police Departments are urging parents to teach their children some simple safety tips before they head back to school.  On Wednesday, September 4, 2019, hundreds of children will be walking to and from school and school bus stops, many for the first time.  Everyone who drives has […]

Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program coming to Port Jervis

Port Jervis, NY – The Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program (CPC) is a program that prepares citizens with the knowledge and tools to equip for emergencies and disasters. A program session will be held on October 3rd 2019 at the Drew United Methodist Church, Social Hall, 49 Sussex St., Port Jervis, NY, 12771 at 7pm. […]

City of Port Jervis Police Exam

The City of Port Jervis Civil Service Commission will be hosting the New York State Civil Examination for Police Officer for the City of Port Jervis on September 14th. Attached is the Civil Service announcement containing the minimum qualifications to take the examination as established through Civil Service.  The open enrollment application process closes on […]

13th Annual National Night Out Against Crime Celebration

Working Together as a Community to Promote a Safe and Positive Port Jervis and Greater Tri-State Area! The Port Jervis Area National Night Out Against Crime Committee and Port Jervis Police Department is pleased to announce that we are holding our 13th annual National Night Out celebration on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 6:00pm at […]

Pedestrian Safety Awareness for Children and Older Adults

The Port Jervis City Police Department is proud to participate in the 2019 Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee’s “Operation See! Be Seen! Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Mobilization” operating June 14-27th, 2019.  Using grant funding obtained under the 2019 Police Traffic Services Program through GTSC, the department will deploy additional patrol officers to areas of the city that […]

Police charge one individual in connection with overdose death

On 31 May 2019, Port Jervis City Detectives arrested Ashley Parker, Age 27, of Huguenot, and charged her with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, Two Counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, both Class B Felonies, Tampering with Physical Evidence and Criminally Negligent Homicide, both […]

City of Port Jervis and Town of Deerpark Police Departments Teaming up to participate in the 2019 GTSC “No Empty Chair” Teen Driving Safety Campaign

April 29-May 3rd 2019 Each year, thousands of high school students across New York State look forward to attending their prom and graduation ceremony. For parents, siblings, educators and the community, these memorable moments become meaningless when a child dies in a car crash. Regrettably, this scenario happens all too often and law enforcement is […]

Police Department’s on the Shores of the Delaware Participate in “Cops for a Cure”

No Shave November Fundraiser Benefiting Orange Regional Medical Center’s Spagnoli Family Cancer Center If you have noticed unshaven police officers lately, it’s for a good cause.  The members of the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department (PA), Town of Deerpark Police and the City of Port Jervis Police Dept.  (NY) are participating in the No Shave November […]

Youth Leadership Academy Update and Graduation Invite

Good afternoon, The Youth Leadership Academy has been running throughout the week and the recruits are enjoying the various activities and presentations that the officers, school district staff and community partners have presented.   I have attached some photographs of the recruits during their second day after drilling and learning basic marching techniques as a group.  Our […]

PORT JERVIS CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT TRAFFIC SAFETY INITIATIVES 2017

Port Jervis City Police will be participating in expanded traffic safety enforcement initiatives in conjunction with the NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau in an attempt to reinforce safe and responsible driving behavior to reduce auto accidents and injuries to pedestrians resulting from automobiles on City streets. In 2017, City Police received a grant from the […]