Tory L. DeCaire - Police Chief
John O'C. Conway Municipal Building
169 West Second Street
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: (315) 342 - 8120
Fax: (315) 342 - 8200
Emergency Phone Numbers: 911
Hours: 24 Hours a day/seven days a week (walk-in or telephone)
DRUG/CRIMINAL ACTIVITY TIP LINE- 315 342-8131
To report illegal drug or criminal activity in the City of Oswego call the above number, or email the information to: firstname.lastname@example.org.Those wishing to remain anonymous may do so.
The Oswego Police Department pledges to protect, serve, educate, and enhance
the quality of life for the citizens of our city by providing the highest
level of professional police service. We will fulfill our mission in partnership
with the community we serve while respecting the rights and diversity of
all people. We shall always adhere to our core values of integrity, dedication,
and accountability to the people we serve.
The Oswego City Police Department has a budgeted staffing of 51 full-time sworn officers that
serve the citizens of Oswego on a 24-hour basis. With the recent trend toward
Community Oriented Policing, the Oswego City Police Department has open
access to the public on a twenty-four hour basis. As you walk in to the
police station you will be personally greeted by a police officer, who is
there to assist you any way possible. In addition to standard emergency
vehicle patrols, we offer foot/beat patrols, bicycle patrols, and ATV
patrols to "protect and serve" the community. The effectiveness of our department
is enhanced through the efforts of highly trained and motivated police officers,
who strive to make the City of Oswego a better place to live.
New York State Sex Offender Registry
New York state Department of Criminal Justice Services is the state agency responsible for maintaining New York's Sex Offender Registry, which provides New Yorkers information about sex offenders living in their communities.
- Oswego Traffic Department (315) 342-8132 - handles parking tickets issued
by city police officers and the city parking attendant.
- Oswego City
Court (315) 343 - 0415 - handles traffic summons' and local criminal