Town of Cornwall, NY
Orange County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Cornwall 1-12-1987. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Personnel regulations — See Ch. 38.
Article I Organization

§ 41-1 Rule 1.01: Duties and responsibilities.

§ 41-2 Rule 1.02: Chief of Police.

§ 41-3 Rule 1.03: Temporary absence or disability of Chief of Police.

§ 41-4 Rule 1.04: Order of rank.

§ 41-5 Rule 1.05: Seniority.

Article II General Duties of Police Department Members

§ 41-6 Rule 2.01: General duties of Chief.

§ 41-7 Rule 2.02: General duties of Sergeant.

§ 41-8 Rule 2.03: General duties of police officer.

Article III Duties of Members of Police Department

§ 41-9 Rule 3.01: Violation of rules.

§ 41-10 Rule 3.02: Unbecoming conduct.

§ 41-11 Rule 3.03: Immoral conduct.

§ 41-12 Rule 3.04: Conformance to laws.

§ 41-13 Rule 3.05: Reporting for duty.

§ 41-14 Rule 3.06: Neglect of duty.

§ 41-15 Rule 3.07: Fictitious illness or injury reports.

§ 41-16 Rule 3.08: Sleeping on duty.

§ 41-17 Rule 3.09: Leaving duty post.

§ 41-18 Rule 3.10: Meals.

§ 41-19 Rule 3.11: Unsatisfactory performance.

§ 41-20 Rule 3.12: Employment outside Department.

§ 41-21 Rule 3.13: Alcoholic beverages and drugs in police installations.

§ 41-22 Rule 3.14: Possession and use of drugs.

§ 41-23 Rule 3.15: Use of alcohol on duty or in uniform.

§ 41-24 Rule 3.16: Use of alcohol off duty.

§ 41-25 Rule 3.17: Insubordination.

§ 41-26 Rule 3.18: Conflicting or illegal orders.

§ 41-27 Rule 3.19: Gifts, gratuities, bribes or rewards.

§ 41-28 Rule 3.20: Abuse of position.

§ 41-29 Rule 3.21: Endorsements or referrals.

§ 41-30 Rule 3.22: Identification.

§ 41-31 Rule 3.23: Citizen complaints.

§ 41-32 Rule 3.24: Courtesy.

§ 41-33 Rule 3.35: Request for assistance.

§ 41-34 Rule 3.26: Associations.

§ 41-35 Rule 3.27: Visiting prohibited establishments.

§ 41-36 Rule 3.28: Gambling.

§ 41-37 Rule 3.29: Public statements and appearances.

§ 41-38 Rule 3.30: Personal appearance.

§ 41-39 Rule 3.31: Telephone.

§ 41-40 Rule 3.32: Dissemination of information.

§ 41-41 Rule 3.33: Intervention.

§ 41-42 Rule 3.34: Departmental reports.

§ 41-43 Rule 3.35: Processing property and evidence.

§ 41-44 Rule 3.36: Abuse of process.

§ 41-45 Rule 3.37: Use of Department equipment.

§ 41-46 Rule 3.38: Operating Police Department Vehicles.

§ 41-47 Rule 3.39: Carrying firearms.

§ 41-48 Rule 3.40: Truthfulness.

§ 41-49 Rule 3.41: Use of medical examinations, photographs and lineups.

§ 41-50 Rule 3.42: Treatment of persons in custody.

§ 41-51 Rule 3.43: Use of force.

§ 41-52 Rule 3.44: Use of weapons.

§ 41-53 Rule 3.45: Arrest, search and seizure.

§ 41-54 Rule 3.46: Political activity.

§ 41-55 Rule 3.47: Labor activity.

§ 41-56 Rule 3.48: Court appearances.

§ 41-57 Rule 3.49: Chain of command.

Article IV Disciplinary Action

§ 41-58 Grounds for dismissal or other punishment.

§ 41-59 Rule 4.01: Punishments for violations.

§ 41-60 Rule 4.02: Grounds for separation.

§ 41-61 Rule 4.03: Conduct prejudicial to good order, efficiency or discipline.

Article V Definitions

§ 41-62 Definitions and word usage.