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Proposal for the Provision of Police Services to the Town of Ossining Town of Ossining Town of Ossining Unincorporated portion of Town – Villages of Ossining and Briarcliff Manor each have their own police departments. Area and population stats for unincorporated Town: – Approximately 3 square miles – Population 5,514 – Households 1,693 Town of Ossining Unincorporated portion of Town includes: – Anne M. Dorner Middle School Approx. 800 students drawn from entire Ossining UFSD (Unincorporated Ossining, Village of Ossining and portion of Village of Briarcliff Manor) – Business Districts North State Road Croton Avenue – Waterfront Louis Engel Waterfront Park Hudson River and Croton River Shoreline Town Police Department Current headcount: 17 Chief of Police •Chief of Police (1) Detectives Lieutenant P/T Police Officer •Lieutenant (1) Youth Officer Court Sec/Disp •Sergeant (4) Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant •Detective (2) •Police Officer (8) •P/T Police Officer (1) Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Town Police Department 8 Police Officers and 4 Sergeants assigned to Chief of Police patrol duties. Intended patrol Detectives Youth Officer Lieutenant P/T Police Officer Court Sec/Disp deployment: • Days – 2 PO’s, 1Sgt. Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant • Eves – 2 PO’s, 1 Sgt. • MN – 1 PO, 1 Sgt. Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Sgt. on Desk with PO’s each on patrol in car. Town Police Department Intended Non-Patrol Chief of Police Deployment: • 1 Detective – Investigations Detectives Youth Officer Lieutenant P/T Police Officer Court Sec/Disp • 1 Detective – SRO Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant • P/T PO – Court Security Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Town Police Department Manpower shortages Chief of Police result from: • 1 Sgt. on 207(c) disability Detectives Youth Officer Lieutenant P/T Police Officer Court Sec/Disp • 1 Sgt. on military leave Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant • Ordinary sick time and Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers vacation leave Town Police Department As a result of manpower shortages: Chief of Police • Often no supervisor on duty Detectives Youth Officer Lieutenant P/T Police Officer Court Sec/Disp • Often only 1 car on Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant Sergeant patrol Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers Police Officers •Detective investigator assigned to patrol duties Town Police Department Estimated cost to town for police department for FY 2011: $3,106,259 Department of Public Safety 261 Sworn Members providing: – Uniformed Patrol Services – Investigative Services – Special Operations Services History of Contracted Police Services to municipalities. Department of Public Safety Department of Public Safety Operates from HQ facility in Hawthorne – Minutes from Town – Operational and administrative resources Proposal for Police Services Dedicated Patrol Services 8 am – 4 pm 2 Police Officers in cars on patrol 4 pm – 12 am 2 Police Officers in cars on patrol 12 am – 8 am 1 Police Officer in car on patrol 24/7 Patrol Supervision (shared) Proposal for Police Services Dedicated Additional Services – School Resource Officer – Detective – Investigator Desk Officer – Lt. or Sgt. on duty at DPS HQ 24/7 Proposal for Police Services Dedicated services integrated with full resources of DPS: •Accident Investigation •Environmental Crimes •Aviation •Fleet Management •Hazardous Devices •Forensics Investigation •Canine •Hostage Negotiation •Crime Analysis •Major Cases •Crime Prevention and •Marine Physical Security •Pistol Licensing •DEA Task Force •Police Academy •Property Control Proposal for Police Services Dedicated services integrated with full resources of DPS: •Records •Taxi & Limousine Comm. •Special Victims •U.S. Marshall’s Fugitive •Intel, Security and CT Task Force •Special Response •FBI Violent Crimes Task Team Force •STOP-DWI Program •Narcotics Enforcement •Internal Affairs •Joint Terrorism Task Force •Warrant/Fugitive •Westchester Intel Center Proposal for Police Services Estimated cost to town for contracted police services for FY 2011: $2,173,606 Proposal for Police Services Savings to Town FY 2011 Cost to maintain Town Police $3,106,259 County contract price 2,173,606 First year savings $932,653 Conclusion Contract for police services will result in immediate benefits to Town Conclusion Cost savings of nearly $1 Million in first year plus Conclusion meet or exceed the current number of police officers on patrol; provide around-the-clock first-line supervision of its police officers; have fully integrated access to the broad range of support services provided by the Department of Public Safety; continue the School Resource Officer program, and provide for the retention of rank and relative seniority for Town police department personnel transferring to the Department of Public Safety.
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