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 […]

State Click It Or Ticket Campaign Starts May 20 With Border To Border Kickoff Event

Tri-State Area State & Local Law Enforcement partner for Border to Border Campaign to promote increased seat belt usage. As an integral part of this year’s national Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign, which will take place May 20 through June 2, 2019, Tri-State area state and local law enforcement officers from the New […]

DA Hoovler Annouces Guilty Verdict

DA Hoovler Announces Guilty Verdict In Port Jervis Attempted Rape Defendant Lured a Prostitute to a Prearranged Location, Then Tried to Rape Her Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced on Thursday, May 9, 2019, that, Lionel Williams, age 44, of Port Jervis, has been convicted after a jury trial of Attempted Rape in […]

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 […]

Multi-Agency Investigation into reported Sexual Assaults

David J. Rivera, age 39, of Port Jervis, New York was arrested on 11 April, 2019 by Detectives with the Port Jervis City and Deerpark Town Police Departments and charged with the following misdemeanor offenses stemming from a joint investigation into allegations of inappropriate sexual contact. The following charges have been filed for two alleged […]

Office of Mayor Decker – Press Release

Press Release April 12, 2019 City of Port Jervis: Mayor Kelly Decker The Common Council and the Mayor’s Office have recently been made aware of the fact that its Building Inspector, David Rivera, was arrested. The Common Council and the Mayor’s Office have been, and will continue, to cooperate with law enforcement and the District […]

Reality Tour Returns to Port Jervis to make its Second Showing in New York State

Port Jervis, NY – Port Jervis Pride along with the Port Jervis Police Department, Orange County District Attorney’s Office and Port Jervis Neighborhood Watch, will present this years second Reality Tour on May 1, 2019, at City Hall in the City of Port Jervis. This will be New York States second Reality Tour after making its debut earlier […]

Police Announce Three Arrests in Port Jervis

Thomas Spratt, age 48, of 23 East Broome Street, was arrested on March 29, 2019, after a “no knock” search warrant was executed at his residence by members of the Port Jervis City Police Department and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group. A search of the residence yielded more than nine grams of […]

Port Jervis City Police Department Ready to Crack Down on Texting-Law Violators During National Texting Enforcement Crackdown

Port Jervis City PD Law Enforcement Joins National Anti-Texting Effort to Save Lives From April 8-15, 2019, law enforcement personnel will be using a combination of traditional and innovative strategies to crack down on motorists who text while driving. The national U Drive. U Text. U Pay. high-visibility enforcement campaign had two goals: conduct intense enforcement of […]