Town of Plattekill, NY

PO Box 45
1915 Route 44-55
Modena, New York 12548
(845) 883-7331


    In an EMERGENCY always dial 911    

Plattekill Police Department

Joseph Ryan
Police Chief

Emergency Contact: (845) 691-8473

Non-Emergency Contact:

(845) 883-6373 (phone)
(845) 883-7341 (fax)

PO Box 45
Modena, NY 12548

The Town of Plattekill Police Department is in the process of developing their own web site. A link to their Web site will be posted here in the near future.


Remember to buckle up, slow down, and remain “hands free” while driving!  And never drink and drive!


police-chief-joe-ryanJoseph G. Ryan, Chief

Chief Ryan began his career in law enforcement in 1986 as a patrolman with the NYC Police Department.  Joined the Orange County Sheriff’s Office in 1987 and currently hold the rank of Captain. Ryan joined the Plattekill Police Department in 1996 was promoted to the rank of Police Chief in 2007.


lieutenant-smithWilliam C. Smith, Lieutenant

Lieutenant William C. Smith started his career in 1984 with the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Division and then moving onto the patrol division. After 2 years he transferred to the town of Ulster Police Dept. After several years of service he became one of the departments 1st K-9 teams and continued with the road patrol, working with K-9 partner and reaching the rank of Sergeant. In 2006 he started working with the Plattekill police working up through the ranks and achieving Lieutenant.


sergeant-kevin-carrollKevin Carroll, Sergeant