Jefferson County Police Department

Find Jefferson County New York police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Alexandria Bay Village Police 110 Walton Street Alexandria Bay NY 13607 315-482-2211

Carthage Police Department 120 South Mechanic Street Carthage NY 13619 315-493-1141

Clayton Village Police Department 425 Mary Street Clayton NY 13624 315-686-3222

Village of Philadelphia 56 Main Street Philadelphia NY 13673 315-642-3452

Watertown Police Chief 751 Waterman Drive Watertown NY 13601 315-786-2610

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About Police Departments

What does it mean for a Police Department to be accredited?

Accredited Police Departments have gone through the accrediting process of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA is a non-profit professional organization that assesses the policies and procedures of law enforcement agencies. Accredited Police Departments are considered to have implemented best practices in law enforcement.

What is Community Policing?

Community Policing is an approach to public safety that involves building relationships between the Police and individuals and groups in a community to help solve problems and prevent crime. Community Policing is intended to be proactive in nature by addressing social disorder and other causes of crime.

What kinds of special purpose districts have Police Departments?

In addition to state, county, and local Police forces, states often confer police powers to other government agencies and entities. Special purpose Police Departments are commonly found at universities and colleges, transit authorities, port authorities, airports, and conservation agencies.