City of Rome, New York

Police Department

Rome Police - Protect - ServeThe Rome Police Department is comprised of 76 police officers and 2 civilians. In order to give our community the best police services, our department has several specialized units, which consist of several divisions. Please choose a division at left for additional information. The members of our department are dedicated law enforcement professionals who take pride in delivering the best possible police services to our community. We are proud of our efforts to provide a safe neighborhood and school environment.


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Our Mission

The mission of the Rome Police Department is to protect life and property, prevent crime, detect and arrest offenders. This shall be accomplished by enforcing all federal, state, and local laws over which this Department has jurisdiction.

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Autism Awareness
Autism Awareness

During the month of April each year, the world comes together to show love, support and spread awareness for people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). 

You may ask yourself, what is Autism Spectrum Disorder' Autism Spectrum Disorder is developmental disorder of variable severity that is characterized by difficulties in social interaction, communication, sensory processing and by restricted or repetitive patterns of thou ...

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Detective Division
Detective Division

The Detective Division is charged with all types of felony investigations, including narcotics and other special investigations.  Some of these investigations are assigned to the detective division due to the nature and type of special circumstances involved.  This includes misdemeanor crimes  as well as violations if so warranted. It is the responsibility of the detective division to initiate and pursue investigations, apprehend offenders, develop intelligence on criminal activity, cultivate informants, establish and maintain mutually cooperative relationships with othe...

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