Welcome to the Oneonta Police Department! 

It is the mission of the Oneonta Police Department to provide professional services with integrity and dedication, to preserve life, to enforce the law, and to work in partnership with the community to enhance the quality of life in the City of Oneonta.

As a New York State fully accredited police agency, our foremost goal is to make Oneonta a safe and enjoyable place for all of our residents, college students, and the many people who visit the City daily. The dedicated men and women of the Oneonta Police Department will continue to utilize the newest technologies along with traditional community-policing methods to make this happen.  

Please check back frequently for updates and as always, contact us if there is any way we can be of service to you or your family. 


Douglas W. Brenner
Chief of Police 

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