Public Safety Officer

specialty units

pub_safety_ofcThe Yorktown Police Department Public Safety Officer, Larry Eidelman serves as the liaison between the public and the police department regarding vehicle and traffic concerns, pedestrian safety concerns and various other road and general safety issues. Officer Eidelman investigates traffic concerns and evaluates data collected by department counters and measuring devices.

The Department’s traffic unit may be utilized to conduct strict enforcement in areas experiencing habitual violations in an attempt to gain motorist compliance.¬†Officer Eidelman sits on the Town of Yorktown Public Safety Committee made up of representatives from the Town Board, Highway and Police Departments. He also is a member of the newly formed Citizens Traffic Advisory Committee which brings together members of the community together with government officials to solve traffic challenges within the town.

Public safety functions are supervised by Sgt. Thomas Gentner. To report an ongoing traffic problem or hazardous condition, please call 914-962-4141.