The Somers Town Police Department, located on Route 139, is a part-time force consisting of two lieutenants and 14 police officers led by Chief Brian Linkletter. Among the services provided by the Department are vacant house checks, neighborhood watch, car etching and child-safe programs for the community. All officers are trained first responders in the use of automated defibrillators.
The Somers Town Police are dispatched by the New York State Police. To report an emergency dial 911. All 911 calls are answered at the New York State Police Communications Center (TMC) in Hawthorn NY. Either a Somers Town Police Officer, a New York State Trooper, or both, will respond to a call for assistance.
The Somers Town Police Department may be reached by calling 914-277-3651 (Non-emergencies only). Requests for copies of reports that have been taken by the Town Police, or to speak with a Town Police Officer should be directed to this number. Please note that as the Somers Town Police Department is part time and does not provide 24 hour service, it may be necessary to leave a message and your call will be returned.