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. […]

Speed Awareness Week Enforcement Mobilization Enforcement Dates: August 1-7, 2019

SPEED CONTINUES TO BE A PREDOMINANT FACTOR IN TRAFFIC CRASHES IN NEW YORK STATE In 2017, nearly one-third (31%) of all traffic fatalities in New York were caused by speeding 308 people lost their lives in these preventable collisions The number of fatal crashes caused by unsafe speed increased during the summer months with the […]

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 […]

Subject Arrested for Stabbing

On June 24th, 2019 Port Jervis Police arrested Juliette Pampalone, age 19, of Port Jervis and charged her with Assault in the Second Degree (Class D Felony) and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th Degree (Class A Misdemeanor). The arrest results from an investigation into a reported stabbing that occurred during the late […]

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 […]