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 […]

Port Jervis City Police Department Traffic Safety Initiatives 2019

Aggressive and Distracted Driving Reduction Campaign Port Jervis City Police will be participating in expanded traffic safety enforcement initiatives in conjunction with the NYS Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee 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 2018-9, City […]

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 […]

Junior Police Academy City of Port Jervis Police Department Juvenile Aid Division (845)858-4073 6th, 7th, 8th Grades

The City of Port Jervis Police Department will be hosting our third Junior Police Academy from July 8th, 2019 through July 17th, 2019. The location of the academy will be operated at the Port Jervis Middle School Campus located at 118 East Main Street in the City of Port Jervis. Enrollment for the academy will […]

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 […]

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 […]