Albany County Police Department

Find Albany County New York police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Albany Police Department 165 Henry Johnson Boulevard Albany NY 12210 518-462-8013

Altamont Police Department 115 Main Street Altamont NY 12009 518-861-5480

Bethlehem Police Department 447 Delaware Avenue Delmar NY 12054 518-439-9973

Coeymans Town Police Department 15 Mountain Road Ravena NY 12143 518-756-2059

Cohoes Police Department 97 Mohawk Street Cohoes NY 12047 518-237-5333

Colonie Police Department 312 Wolf Road Latham NY 12110 518-783-2744

Green Island Police Department 73 George Street Green Island NY 12183 518-273-2401

Guilderland Police Department 5209 Western Turnpike Altamont NY 12009 518-356-1501

Menands Village Police Department 250 Broadway Menands NY 12204 518-463-1681

Watervliet City Police Department 2 15th Street Watervliet NY 12189 518-270-3833

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About Police Departments

What does it mean for a Police Department to be accredited?

Accredited Police Departments have gone through the accrediting process of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA is a non-profit professional organization that assesses the policies and procedures of law enforcement agencies. Accredited Police Departments are considered to have implemented best practices in law enforcement.

What is Community Policing?

Community Policing is an approach to public safety that involves building relationships between the Police and individuals and groups in a community to help solve problems and prevent crime. Community Policing is intended to be proactive in nature by addressing social disorder and other causes of crime.

What kinds of special purpose districts have Police Departments?

In addition to state, county, and local Police forces, states often confer police powers to other government agencies and entities. Special purpose Police Departments are commonly found at universities and colleges, transit authorities, port authorities, airports, and conservation agencies.