Shelter Island Police
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Welcome to the Shelter Island Town Police Website
The Shelter Island Police Department is sponsoring the NYS Safe Boating Class, which will be held in two four-hour sessions on
May 13 and 14 from 5:30 to 9:30 pm
at the Shelter Island Emergency Services Building
12 Manwaring Road
Please call 631-749-0600 weekdays between 8 am and 4 pm to register.
Shelter Island Town is working to update its hazard mitigation plan so that we remain eligible to receive Federal grant funding for projects to reduce our risk to natural hazards such as hurricanes and coastal erosion.  Available funding can support projects such as road elevations, structural elevations and shoreline stabilization.  Your input is needed.  To find out more, please visit our project website at and take our citizen preparedness and mitigation survey at  Thank you!
The Dering Harbor Shellfish Program is now OPEN.
 Please see Marine Division page in "About Us" tab above for more information. 

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for information on NYS Junior Drivers Licenses 
  For medical emergencies call 911


 Non-emergencies call 631-749-0600


  ALL power outages should be reported to PSEG at 1-800-490-0075
NYS Accredited
Law Enforcement Agency

Shelter Island Town Police Department is an Accredited Law Enforcement Agency recognized by the New York State Law Enforcement Accreditation Council.



SIPD Mission Statement
Our principles of service


The principal mission of the Shelter Island Town Police Department is to protect life and property, to work with our citizens to reduce crime, disorder and the fear of crime. 


Through community-oriented and problem solving policing the members of the Shelter Island Town Police Department will provide personalized services to the public with respect for human dignity according to the highest standards of professionalism, integrity and accountability. It is essential that all members remember that in the execution of our duties we act not for ourselves but for the good of the public.