As one of 62 District Attorneys in New York State, Patrick Swanson has taken an oath to uphold the Constitutions of the United States and New York State. As District Attorney to Chautauqua County it is Mr. Swanson's obligation to seek justice for all residents. It is his duty to use any reasonable, legal avenue to investigate charge, indict, and convict those who break the law.
As Chautauqua County's District Attorney, Patrick Swanson is the top law enforcement agent in the County. As such, he prides himself on his close working relationship with all police agencies throughout Chautauqua County.
Education of Residents
District Attorney Swanson is committed to continuing to inform and educate all 135,000 residents of Chautauqua County about the role his office plays in the criminal justice system.
Community CrimCam is Chautauqua County's newest crime investigation and prevention tool.
It allows you, the citizens of Chautauqua County, to register your cameras which may help deter crime and assist local police departments with their crime prevention strategies in your neighborhood.
Registration is simple and only takes a few moments of time. You need to provide your basic contact information and where the cameras are located. There is no cost for registration and your personal information is confidential.
Call to Duty
Your local police department will only contact you if there is a criminal incident in the vicinity of your security cameras. Police personnel may request to view and copy video images captured by your camera to assist in the investigation of a crime.