Undercover investigation results in the arrest of suspect charged with trafficking heroin

A several month long investigation into the illicit sales of the narcotic drug heroin in the City of Port Jervis conducted by the Port Jervis City Police Department in partnership with the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, resulted in the following arrest on March 12, 2019: Dashell Powlus, age 22, of 18 Elizabeth Street, Port […]

Undercover investigation results in the arrests of suspects charged with trafficking heroin and crack cocaine

A several month long investigation into the illicit sales of the narcotic drugs heroin and crack cocaine in the City of Port Jervis and Town of Deerpark conducted the Port Jervis City Police Department in partnership with the Town of Deerpark Police, Orange County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group, Orange County District Attorney’s Office, New […]

Multiple Search Warrants Executed on Front Street Addresses – Crack Cocaine Seized

On February 4th, 2019 during the late evening hours, members of the Port Jervis City Police Department and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group executed Port Jervis City Court Search Warrants upon premises located at 155 Front Street and 159 Front Street located in the 4th Ward section of the City of Port […]

Port Jervis Man Arrested For Attempting To Murder His Wife

On January 29, 2019, Patrick Loria, age 44, of 113 North Orange Street Port Jervis, was charged with Attempted Murder in the 2nd Degree, a Class B Felony, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd Degree, Class D Felony, Criminal Mischief in the Third Degree, a class E Felony, Endangering the Welfare of a […]

Street Surveillance Operation Leads to Arrest and Search Warrant Execution for Heroin

On January 22, 2019 during the late evening hours, Richard McInturff, age 28, of 146 Jersey Avenue, Port Jervis, was charged with three felony counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree with Intent to Sell, Class B Felonies, based upon a month long investigation into the sales of the narcotic […]

“No Knock” Search Warrant Leads To Two Arrests

On January 4th, 2019,  Port Jervis City Police and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group executed a Port Jervis City Court ordered “No Knock” Search Warrant upon a premise located at 103 Ball Street,  second floor apartment,  in the City of Port Jervis. Officers arrested Roberto Sanchez, age 48 and Billie Jo Bensley, […]

Port Jervis launches first Reality Tour Parent/Child Drug Prevention Experience in the State of New York

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 their first Reality Tour on January 17, 2018, at City Hall in the City of Port Jervis. This is the first Reality Tour to be launched in the State of New York. […]

Subject arrested by City Police for stolen property and burglar tools connected to Burglaries committed in Pennsylvania and New York.

On 20 October 2018 at about 5:45 am, City Police arrested Darick Sylvan, age 29, of Brentwood New York, Lourriston Potter, age 36, of Port Jervis, New York and Donald Potter, age 31, of Medford New York, and charged them with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 3rd Degree (felony) and the misdemeanor crimes […]

Subject arrested by City Police after early morning police pursuit from Pennsylvania to New York

Jeffrey Steigelman, age 26, of Phoenixville, PA, was arrested this morning at approximately 7:55am on Pike Street in the City of Port Jervis and charged with Reckless Endangerment in the 1st degree (felony) and the misdemeanor charges of Unlawful Fleeing a Police Officer in the 3rd Degree, Reckless Driving, Criminal Mischief in the 4th Degree, […]

Port Jervis Police Chief Receives 2018 Edward A. Diana Alumni Leadership Award

MEDIA RELEASE                                         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM: Port Jervis Police Department DATE: October 3, 2018    Port Jervis Police Chief Receives 2018 Edward A. Diana Alumni Leadership Award PORT JERVIS – Port Jervis Police Chief, William Worden, is the recipient of the 2018 Edward A. Diana Alumni Leadership award by the SUNY Orange Foundation in recognition […]