[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Rosendale 9-18-2002 by L.L. No. 4-2002. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Police Department — See Ch. 16.
This chapter shall be referred to as the "Law Delegating to the Rosendale Police Chief the Power to Request and Grant Police Assistance and Authorizing the Town Supervisor to Enter Into Mutual Assistance Agreements for the Provision of Police Protection and Cooperative Training."
The Town Board of the Town of Rosendale recognizes that there may be times when emergency events cause a particular police agency to require additional law enforcement personnel, equipment or supplies, and that intermunicipal cooperation is an efficient and cost-effective method of meeting those needs in the interest of public health and safety.
The Rosendale Police Chief is hereby delegated the power to request and grant police assistance pursuant to an intermunicipal agreement for mutual aid under § 209-m of the General Municipal Law.
The Town Supervisor of the Town of Rosendale is hereby authorized to execute intermunicipal agreements with other local governments on behalf of the Town of Rosendale for mutual-aid police protection and cooperative training pursuant to Article 5-G of the General Municipal Law, in such form as may be approved by an attorney for the Town and subject to the approval of the Town Board of the Town of Rosendale, and such agreements shall be filed with the Town Clerk of the Town of Rosendale.