Contact information:
7 West University Street
Alfred, New York 14802
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency: 607-587-8877
Administration: 607-587-8878

Alfred Police Officers

Chief of Police Paul Griffith/450 - Serving Alfred Since 1996
Paul graduated from the Southern Tier Law Enforcement Academy in Corning NY in 1995. In 1996, he was appointed as a part-time Patrolman for the Village of Alfred. In September of 1997, he accepted a full-time position with the City of Hornell Police Department and in September of 1998 he accepted a transfer to Alfred  Police Department as a full-time Patrolman. In 2006 Paul was promoted to the rank of Sergeant/Investigator and took over all of the investigative duties from Sergeant Billings.  On October 14th 2014 Paul was Promoted to Chief of Police. Paul has an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Park and Rec Law Enforcement from Vermilion  Community College in Ely, Minnesota and also completed the Seasonal Park Ranger Training. Paul has numerous certifications and specialized training to his credit

Contact: pgriffith@alfredpd.org

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Sergeant Dylan Burch/451 - Serving Alfred Since 2013

Dylan graduated from the Chatauqua County Sheriff's Academy and was appointed as a full time officer in 2013. Dylan's departmental assignments include general topics instructor, bicycle patrol and field training    officer.  He also serves part-time with the Cuba Police Department.

Contact: dburch@alfredpd.org

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Patrolman Ryan McKee/4514 - Serving Alfred Since 2010

Ryan graduated from the Southern Tier Law Enforcement Academy and was appointed as a full time officer in 2010. Ryan's departmental assigments include field training officer, bicycle patrol and evidence / property custodian.

Contact: rmckee@alfredpd.org

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Patrolman Brandon Austin/4512 - Serving Alfred Since 2013 to 2015 Part-Time/ 2015 Full-Time

Brandon was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2013; He worked full time for the Alfred University Public Safety Department and in March of 2015 he was appointed as a full-time police officer for the Village of Alfred. Brandon is a graduate of the Southern Tier Law Enforcement Academy (S.T.L.E.A.) in Corning N.Y.

Contact: baustin@alfredpd.org

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Patrolman Christopher Lunn/454- Serving Alfred since 2015

Christopher graduated from the Chatauqua County Sheriff's Academy and was appointed as a full time officer in 2015. Christopher works part-time for the Cuba Police Department and Friendship Police Departments

Contact: clunn@alfredpd.org

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Part-time Officers

Patrolman James Rumfelt/4511 - Serving Alfred Since 2000
  Jim was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2000;  He serves full time as the Officer-in-Charge for the Andover Police Department and works part time for the Alfred University Public Safety Department.

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Patrolman John Dougherty/4513 - Serving Alfred Since 2002
  John was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2002;  He works full time for Alfred University as the Director of the Public Safety Department and part-time for the Wellsville Police Department.

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Patrolman Charles Thompson/455 - Serving Alfred Since 2012

Chuck was re-appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2012; He previously served as part-time Patrolman from 1990 - 2000.  He retired as a Sergeant in 2012 from the Allegany County Sheriff's Office with over 30 years of service.

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Patrolman Matthew Dodge/4510 - Serving Alfred Since 2005
  Matt was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2005;  He works full time for the Alfred University Public Safety Department.

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Patrolman Wayne Minges/458 - Serving Alfred Since 2005 
  Wayne was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2005;  Full time, Wayne owns and operates Minges Flooring in Olean and Wellsville, and Sunny Hill Campground in Richburg, NY.

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Patrolman Mark Woodworth/456 - Serving Alfred Since 2006
  Mark was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2006;  He serves full time for Alfred State College- University Police Department.

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Patrolman Mark Collins/453 - Serving Alfred Since 2012

Mark was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2012.

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Patrolman Zachary Klafehn/452- Serving Alfred Since 2015

Zachary was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in2015

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Patrolman Jeremy Clawson/4515- Serving Alfred Since 2015

Jeremy was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in2015: Jeremy also serves as a part-patrolman for the Town of Cuba Police Department.

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Patrolman Ashley Emo/457- Serving Alfred Since 2015

Ashley was appointed as a part-time Patrolman in 2015: Ashley is a graduate from Alfred State College with an Associates degree in Liberal Art and is a part-time patrolman with the Village of Bath NY. Ashley attended the Southern Tier Law Enforcement Academy in Corning NY and is also a Substitute Teacher for the Hornell BOCES Law Enforcement program.

 

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Wall of Honor - 20 Years of Service to the Village of Alfred

Lidon "Tiny" Jamison, Chief of Police  - Serving 1966 - 1993

Randal J. Belmont, Chief of Police - Serving 1974 - 1998

Bruce L. VanDruff, Sergeant - Serving 1976 - 1999

Robert W. Billings, Sergeant - Serving 1990 - 2015

Timothy J. O'Grady, Chief of Police - Serving 1994 - 2014

 

     

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