The City is divided into motorized patrol sectors, foot patrol posts, and community policing beats. The Patrol Unit personnel patrol the sectors and foot-posts and provide supplementary coverage to the beats.

Patrol Unit personnel provide a variety of services that include, but are not limited to, all of the following:
  • Arrest offenders
  • Conduct preliminary investigations of crime
  • Enforce all State and local laws and ordinances
  • Handle emotionally disturbed persons
  • Investigate auto accidents
  • Respond to all calls for service
  • Respond to fire emergencies
  • Respond to medical emergencies
For more information on the Patrol Unit, please call the Police Department at (914) 654-2300.