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RPD: Neighborhood Sections and Service Centers

The Rochester Police Department (RPD) operates under a neighborhood-based, four-Section patrol model with police officers assigned to neighborhood beats to engage in true community policing initiatives. The four Sections are further organized into 37 patrol beats. 

PRIDE - Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, Excellence

The Rochester Police Department Patrol Division consists of four Patrol Sections: 

The RPD Patrol Division currently works out of three Patrol Section Offices located at: 

  • 1099 Jay Street (Lake and Genesee Sections) 
  • 630 N. Clinton Avenue (Clinton and Goodman Sections) 

Proposed Section Office Locations

New locations have been proposed as sites for the Lake and Goodman Section Offices. A search for the future site of the Genesee Section Office is ongoing. The Central Section Office, at 30 N. Clinton Avenue, and the Clinton Section Office, at 630 N. Clinton Avenue, will remain at their respective locations.

Proposed Goodman Section Office Site: 1200 East Main Street
  • *On September 15, 2020, City Council voted to stop the development of the Rochester Police Goodman Section Service Center. 
  • View the June 23, 2020, RPD Goodman Section Office, SE Neighborhood Service Center and East Main Street Reconstruction Initiatives Public Meeting Presentation
  • View the proposed final concept renderings and site plan
  • View the PowerPoint Presentation from the public meeting held on January 23, 2020 
  • View the PowerPoint Presentation from the public meeting held on October 3, 2018

Proposed Lake Section Office Site: Corner of Lake Avenue and West Ridge Road
  • View the PowerPoint presentation from the August 13, 2018, public meeting for the Lake Section Office location project