Neighborhood Sections and Service Centers - Rochester Police Department

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) 
RPD Reorganization 2023 - see Rochester Police Department page

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 on-going. 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 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 -  Here.  
  • View the proposed final concept renderings and site plan - Here.   
  • View the PowerPoint Presentation from the public meeting held on January 23, 2020 - Here. 
  • View the PowerPoint Presentation from the public meeting held on October 3, 2018 - Here.

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