New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services

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Department of Citywide Administrative Services
Department overview
Jurisdiction New York City
Headquarters One Centre Street, 17th Floor South
New York, NY 10007[1]
Department executive Stacey Cumberbatch[2], Commissioner of Citywide Administrative Services
Key document New York City Charter
Website www.nyc.gov/dcas

The New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) is the department of the government of New York City[3] that supports government recruitment, manages government facilities and provides supplies and equipment.[4] It also publishes The City Record, the official journal of New York City.[5]

DCAS Law Enforcement[edit]

The New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services has a law enforcement branch to protect DCAS facilities and personnel.[6] Officers are NYC Special Patrolmen, under subdivision 27, §2.10 which gives them certain powers of a New York State (NYS) peace officer.[7] Officers are permitted to carry firearms as DCAS officers. They patrol DCAS's 53 buildings, protect DCAS' property, personnel and members of the public.[8] DCAS Law Enforcement is a small, specialised NYC law enforcement agency.

New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services Law Enforcement uniform patch

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://nyc.gov/html/dcas/html/contact/contact.shtml
  2. ^ http://nyc.gov/html/dcas/html/agencyinfo/commissionerspage.shtml
  3. ^ New York City Charter § 810; "There shall be a department of citywide administrative services, the head of which shall be the commissioner of citywide administrative services. [...]"
  4. ^ "New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services". New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services. Retrieved 2010-02-28. 
  5. ^ "About DCAS - The City Record". New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services. Retrieved 13 June 2014. 
  6. ^ http://forums.officer.com/t97759/
  7. ^ http://forums.officer.com/t97759/
  8. ^ http://forums.officer.com/t97759/

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