Captain David Price

Patrol Bureau Commander

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home icon 1835 Sheridan Dr.
      Buffalo, NY  14223 

 
 
 
Platoons
The Town's Patrol Division is composed of three platoons. Each platoon is staffed with 3 Lieutenants, approximately 20 Patrol Officers and 4 Dispatchers. You may direct any questions about Patrol Division activities to the Patrol Captain at (716) 879-6613

Responsibilities
The responsibilities of the Patrol Division are preservation of the rights of citizens, prevention of crime and the protection of persons and property. Each year, the Patrol Division responds to approximately 42,000 calls for service, 6,000 of which involve some type of crime. In addition, patrol issued 18,048 traffic summons. 

Supplementing the normal patrol activities, specially trained officers may be assigned to enforcing commercial truck laws, radar details or plain-clothes assignments. Officers are very active monitoring underage alcohol,  tobacco sales and when necessary, enforcing state laws that regulate sales.