Village of Haverstraw, NY
Rockland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Haverstraw 4-18-2005 by L.L. No. 1-2005.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: This local law also superseded former Ch. 50, Police Department, which was comprised of Art. I, Workers' Compensation for Auxiliary Police, adopted 6-15-1987 by L.L. No. 4-1987, as amended.

§ 50-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to abolish the Police Department in compliance with the requirements of the Rockland County Police Act, effective December 31, 2005.

§ 50-2 Abolishment; referendum.

The Village of Haverstraw Police Department is hereby abolished effective December 31, 2005, subject to mandatory referendum.[1]
Editor's Note: At a referendum held 6-21-2005, a majority of the qualified electors of the Village of Haverstraw voting agreed to abolish the Village of Haverstraw Police Department.

§ 50-3 Notification of Division of Criminal Justice Service.

The Village Clerk is directed to notify the Division of Criminal Justice Service within 30 days of the effective date of this chapter abolishing the Village's Police Department.