General Information
Description of ProgramProvides patrol and other police services to the Town of Smithtown including the incorporated villages of the Branch, Islandia and Lake Grove, and certain border areas of the Towns of Huntington, Islip, and Brookhaven. The Patrol Section is responsible for the operation of patrol and related services as directed to accomplish the police mission. The Precinct Crime Section is responsible for, but not limited to, the investigation and resolution and/or proper referral of the following police tasks: Misdemeanor and violation investigations not investigated by a Detective Squad or Hate Crimes Unit, warrants, except felony warrants, investigation of violations or regulations and laws regarding premises licensed by the New York State Liquor Authority, special patrols and stakeouts, conducts investigations into attempted suicides not resulting in serious physical injury and also investigates non-life threatening drug overdoses, conducts and handles various assignments as directed by the precinct commanding officer and investigates all incidents of bad checks under $1000.00. The Community Oriented Police Enforcement (COPE) Section is responsible for the initiation of specialized patrols, activities and initiatives to further the police mission. COPE personnel work closely with the community to enhance police-community relations, to engage in problem orientated policing and to actively address community problems, including quality-of-life and traffic safety issues.
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Client Information
Languages SpokenThe Department uses Language Line Services for 3-way conference calls between an interpreter and a person with Limited English Proficiency; also uses bilingual members or authorized Department interpreters.
EligibilityServes Town of Smithtown and villages of the Branch, Islandia, and Lake Grove, and certain border areas of the Towns of Huntington, Islip and Brookhaven.
Hours of Operation24 hours-7 days/week
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1727 Veterans Memorial Highway
Physical Site City, State, ZipSmithtown, NY 11787
Mailing Address 1727 Veterans Memorial Highway
Mailing City, State, ZipSmithtown, NY 11787
Main Phone(631)854-8400 (Main Intake)
Emergency/After Hours Phone911 (Emergency)
Other Phone911 TTY
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct18
Affiliated Agency and Services
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Affiliated Services: FOURTH PRECINCT