Potsdam Police Department

Proudly serving the Village of Potsdam, New york

The mission of the Potsdam Police Department is to serve and protect the citizens and visitors of the Village of Potsdam. This will be accomplished through the enforcement of federal, state, and local laws; the investigation of crimes; maintenance of peace and order; protection of property; protection of personal safety; and protection of all rights provided by the Constitution of the United States of America and the State of New York. In addition, we will provide public service to any person in need in all situations where it is reasonable and possible to provide it.At all times, this department will maintain the highest level of professionalism, and the members of this department are charged with displaying this professionalism on a day to day basis in their dealings with the public.We will strive to maintain good relations with other law enforcement and criminal justice agencies and will work closely with them to provide the best possible service to the citizens of this community.