About Us

inside our department

Covering 42 square miles, the Yorktown Police Department provides around the clock police protection to nearly 40,000 residents. Located approximately 25 miles north of New York City, the Town of Yorktown encompasses Yorktown Heights, Jefferson Valley, Shrub Oak, Crompond and a portion of Mohegan Lake.

To learn more about the various department divisions, click on a link below.

Patrol Division
The Patrol Division is the Department’s largest and most active division.


Detective Bureau
The Detective Bureau is responsible for prevention of crime and the investigation of criminal cases in the Town.

Staff Services Division
The Staff Services Division is charged with the numerous business and facilities operations of the Department.