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FAQs and Information

WHERE CAN I OBTAIN A PARKING STICKER FOR PARKING AT SHELTER ISLAND TOWN BEACHES?

Parking stickers can be obtained at the Shelter Island Town Clerk's Office located at 38 North Ferry Road during the normal business hours of 8am-4pm Monday through Friday.
 

I LOST MY TRAFFIC TICKET, PARKING TICKET, TOWN SUMMONS OR APPEARANCE TICKET FOR THE SHELTER ISLAND JUSTICE COURT.  WHAT SHOULD I DO?

You can report your lost ticket to the Shelter Island Justice Court. You will want to contact them during working hours of 8am-4pm Monday through Friday at (631)749-8989.
 
I WOULD LIKE TO PAY MY TRAFFIC TICKET/PARKING TICKET IN PERSON.  WHERE CAN I DO THIS?
You may pay for your ticket at Shelter Island Justice Court located at 46 North Ferry Road during normal business hours.
 
CAN I GET FINGERPRINTS TAKEN AT SHELTER ISLAND POLICE HQ FOR MY NEW JOB?
Please contact us to make sure we can take the fingerprints at the time you want them taken. You may reach us directly at (631)749-0600. “Applicant” Fingerprint cards must be filled out before we can take your fingerprints. Also you must have a current and valid form of identification.
 

HOW CAN I COMMEND THE ACTIONS OF A POLICE OFFICER?

Please e-mail your comments to Chief James Read at jread@shelterislandtown.us or send them to the Chief via U.S. Mail:

Shelter Island Police Department, PO Box 1056, Shelter Island, New York 11964
 

HOW CAN I OBTAIN INFORMATION ABOUT PROPERTY AUCTIONS OR VEHICLE AUCTIONS?

For information on Property Auctions and Vehicle Auctions please call (631)749-0600.

Auctions are open to the public. All items are sold “as is.” All purchases must be paid for in CASH only, plus sales tax. All auctions are held rain or shine. There are NO previews of items to be auctioned.
 

HOW DO I OBTAIN INFORMATION ABOUT SEX OFFENDERS?

For information about sex offenders, Megan’s Law, & prevention information and statistics, please visit the Parents for Megan’s Law and Crime Victims Center website at http://www.parentsformeganslaw.org/

Additional information can be obtained from the New York State Office of Sex Offender Management Sex Offender Registry at http://criminaljustice.state.ny.us/nsor/
 
DOES THE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAVE A KID CARE ID PROGRAM?
Yes.  The Kid Care ID program is a free child identification program that provides parents with a packet containing vital information about their child, including medical history, a photograph, fingerprints and safety tips.  For more information on Kid Care ID please call Police Officer Walter Richards at (631)749-0600.
 

DOES THE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAVE A DARE PROGRAM?

Yes the Shelter Island Police have a DARE Program for students in the Shelter Island Middle School and High School. For more information on the DARE Program please call Police Officer Walter Richards at (631)749-0600 or click on the DARE tab at the top of this page.
 
MY VEHICLE HAS BEEN IMPOUNDED. WHERE CAN I FIND OUT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION?
Please call SIPD HQ to see if your vehicle has been impounded by us. You can reach us at (631)749-0600. Please remember that while your vehicle is located in our impound it will be accruing storage and towing charges that must be paid in full before the vehicle is released.