The Village of Port Byron is located in the central part of Cayuga County at the junction of State
Routes 31 and 38, approximately 8 miles north of the City of Auburn and approximately 3 miles
west of the Village of Weedsport. The Village of Port Byron is approximately one square mile
with a community population of 1,300. The village is also home to AA Gates Elementary School
and Dana West Jr-Sr High School with a student population of 1,100.
The department is currently staffed by 4 part-time police officers under the direction of Officer-in-Charge
Brett Leppard. Officers respond to a wide array of calls which range from quality of life concerns
to serious felony complaints. Officers also assist other law enforcement agencies outside village limits
under closest car concept as needed. The New York State Police and Cayuga County Sheriff's Office are
dispatched to answer village calls for service when village officers are not on duty.
All of our professional and dedicated officers are New York State-certified police officers who are
trained throughout the State in the latest law enforcement topics and techniques. Our office is
located in the Port Byron Municipal Building, at 52 Utica Street.