News and Updates

Help Support University Police Officer David Connors Family

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Brother & Sisters –

It is with great sadness that I bring to your attention a matter which has profoundly impacted the children of one of our family members.

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PBA of NYS Commends SUNY Brockport Police for Subduing Violent Student

Monday, March 20, 2017

Interaction with freshman who displayed bizarre behavior, and assaulted fellow students and police ends peacefully.

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Mobile Billboard Criticizing SUNY New Paltz Police Department Will Operate for a Second Day

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The union representing State University Police statewide has authorized the use of a mobile billboard for a second day in protest of what the union says is departmental mismanagement by New Paltz Police Chief David Dugatkin and Deputy Chief Mary Ritayik. 

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PBA of NYS Commends Gov. Cuomo for Tough Stance on Illegal Ivory

Thursday, March 09, 2017

For Immediate Release: 

March 8, 2017

The Police Benevolent Association of New York State Law Enforcement (PBA of NYS) commended the governor, the legislature, the state Department of Environmental Conservation, and environmental conservation officers for their work in securing a felony conviction in this case of illegal ivory sales.

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Kiwanis Honors Finger Lakes State Park Police

Friday, March 03, 2017

Instead of honoring one officer this month, the Ithaca/Cayuga Kiwanis Club presented its officer of the month award this week to an entire department.

The Finger Lakes division of the New York State Park Police received the Frank G. Hammer Award on Monday at a ceremony at Kendal at Ithaca. The award recognized the hard work and dedication of the Finger Lakes State Park Police and was accepted by Commanding Officer Lt. Thomas Fischer on behalf of his staff.

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