12517 Police Department

Find 12517 police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Scotia Police Department 4 North Ten Broeck Street Scotia NY 12302 54.4 miles from 12517 518-384-2244

North Salem Fire Department 274 Titicus Road North Salem NY 10560 54.5 miles from 12517 914-669-5540

Somers Town Police Department 335 U.s. 202 Heritage Hills NY 10589 55.1 miles from 12517 914-232-9622

Mechanicville Police 36 North Main Street Mechanicville NY 12118 55.3 miles from 12517 518-664-7383

Montgomery Village Police Department 65 Bachelor Street Montgomery NY 12549 55.5 miles from 12517 845-457-3666

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.