SIPD chiefs of poice past and present

Shelter Island Town Police Department
Office of the Chief of Police

The Shelter Island Town Police Department was established on September 13, 1971 by resolution of the Town Board. Prior to its establishment, law enforcement was carried out by a Constabulary. Below is a list of the Chief Constables and Chiefs of Police from 1933 to the present.

Sylvain P. Tybaert, Chief Constable - 1933-1953

Edward J. Hannabury, Chief Constable - 1954-1963

Robert Brown, Chief Constable - 1964-1966

Benjamin M. Byington, Chief Constable - 1966-1970

John T. Mullins, Chief Constable -1971

Howard Cronin, Chief of Police - 1971-1976

L. George Ferrer, Chief of Police - 1977-1996

Jeffrey C. Brewer, Chief of Police - 1996-1997

 James J. Read Jr., Chief of Police - 1998-Present


sipd officer of the year award

Shelter Island Town Police Department
Annual Recipients of the Kiwanis Club of Southampton Police Officer of the Year Award

1996 Chief L. George Ferrer

1998 Police Officer Thomas M. Cronin

1999 D/Sgt. Jack H. Thilberg

2000 D/Sgt. Jack H. Thilberg

2001 Police Officer Walter M. Richards

2002 Sgt. Jay L. Card

2003 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake

2004 Police Officer William C. Hannabury

2005 Sgt. James D. Cronin
   Police Officer Terrence L. LeGrady

2006 Police Officer Terrence L. LeGrady

 

 

2007 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake

2008 Police Officer Thomas M. Cronin

2009 Sgt. James D. Cronin

2010 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake

2011 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake

2012 D/Sgt. Jack H. Thilberg
    Police Officer Anthony Rando

2013 Police Officer Anthony Rando

2014 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake

2015 D/Sgt. Jack H. Thilberg

2016 Police Officer Christopher C. Drake