[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Tuxedo 1-7-1963 by resolution. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby established a Police Department for the Town of Tuxedo to be known as and by the name of the "Town of Tuxedo Police Department."
The Town Board shall appoint a Chief of Police and such other officers and policemen as may be needed from time to time in accordance with and pursuant to the Rules of the Orange County Civil Service Commission.
The compensation of such Chief of Police, officers and policemen shall be a town charge.
The Town Board shall pay all or part of the cost of uniforms and necessary equipment of its policemen as it may determine and may purchase, rent or lease such equipment and office or other space for use by the Police Department as it shall from time to time deem necessary, including police patrol vehicles and emergency service vehicles for police use in connection with accidents, public calamities or other emergencies.