The Central Park Precinct Auxiliary Police Unit are recruiting for the position of Auxiliary Police Officers for the Central Park Precinct. This is a great way to volunteer in your community. If you are interested in joining the Auxiliary Police, contact the Central Park Precinct Auxiliary Police Unit at 646-355-8106 or NYPDAUXHQ@gmail.com.
Who are the Volunteer Auxiliary Police?
They are civic-minded men and women who volunteer to assist their local Police Precincts, Housing Police Service Areas, and Transit Districts, by performing uniformed patrol in their communities. They are recruited, trained and equipped by the Police Department. They come from many diverse backgrounds and a myriad of occupations throughout the City, such as computer programmers, mechanics, merchants, nurses, security guards, school teachers, students, etc.
What are their functions?
Auxiliary Police provide extra "eyes and ears" for the Police Department by performing uniformed foot and vehicle patrols. They are trained to observe and report conditions requiring the services of the regular police. Whenever possible, they assist in non-enforcement and non-hazardous duties. The following are some areas in which the Auxiliary Police assist the Police Department: