It is the mission of the Penn Yan Police Department to provide effective law enforcement services for those who reside, work and travel through Penn Yan. The Penn Yan Police Department is committed to working with members of the community to enhance public safety and the quality of life in Penn Yan.
The core of the Penn Yan Police Department is its road patrol officers. The Department currently has three full time sergeants and eight full time road patrol officers. The Department utilizes five part time officers to cover shifts and assist in patrol functions. These officers work daily with the public responding to calls, assisting motorists and performing vehicle and traffic functions.
Chief Thomas Dunham
111 Elm Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527
Emergency Dial 911
Open 24 hours/ 7 days a week
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Prescription Drop Box:
The Penn Yan Police Department has a prescription drop box located in the entrance of the police department.
Prescription drugs can be dropped off for safe disposal Mon-Fri 8am to 4pm.
There is no parking on Village Streets from 2am to 6am Nov 1st – April 1st
No parking overnight in the business district