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 […]

Press Release – Port Jervis Police Department

On October 15, 2020, Detectives arrested Jeremy M. Hughes, age 39, of Port Jervis, and charged him with Rape in the 1st Degree and Criminal Sexual act in the 1st Degree, both class B felonies. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Port Jervis City Police Department with the assistance of the Orange […]

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 […]

Armed Robbery Arrests

Press Release City of Port Jervis Police Department 10 July 2020 Armed Robbery Arrests On July 8, 2020 at approximately 8:38pm, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to a report of a 23 year old male who reported being robbed at knife point by multiple suspects near the intersection of Barcelow Street and Seward Avenue. […]

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 […]

DA David Hoovler and City of Port Jervis Police Chief William Worden Announce Protocol That Will Be Followed in Investigation of Police-Involved Shooting in the City of Port Jervis

For Immediate Release March 20, 2020 Contact: Christopher Borek 845.291.3276, 845.238.4245c District Attorney’s Office to Lead Investigation New York State Police to Aid in Investigation, Process Scene, and Perform all Forensic Tests New York State Attorney General Notified Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, and City of Port Jervis Police Chief William Worden announced […]

Port Jervis Police Department to Hold Press Conference on Infant Death

City of Port Jervis Police Dept., Orange County District Attorney’s Office To All Media Outlets Police and Prosecutors announce an arrest was made in connection with the death of an infant found on Hornbeck Avenue on November 12, 2019 in the City of Port Jervis. Port Jervis City Police Chief William J. Worden and Orange […]

Deceased Infant Found in Vacant Lot

For Immediate Release Chief of Police William J. Worden On 12 November 2019 at approximately 10:27 pm, Port Jervis City Police Officers responded to a vacant lot located at 39 Orange Street at the intersection with Hornbeck Avenue in the City’s Third Ward, for a report of a deceased infant observed lying on the ground […]