Obtain a Police Report
Copies of accident reports are available at the Police Front Desk for 25 cents / copy. You can also obtain a secure copy of the report from the Town of Colonie Police Department accident report portal.Obtain a police report
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The Colonie Police Department uses a communications service called NIXLE that allows the Department to send community information directly to residents or anyone who works or frequents the town after subscribing to the free service.Learn More
Registered Sex Offender Information
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News & Announcements
Civilian Police Academy
January 15, 2018The Town of Colonie Police department will be once again holding its Civilian Police Academy. This annual program, which is in its 20th year, has been well received by past participants. The purpose of the academy is to educate the students as to what the police department does and expose them to the officers that actually perform the various tasks.
This is a nine-week program that is held every Tuesday starting on March 13th and concluding on May 8th, 2018. In addition to the classroom sessions, there will be other opportunities to ride with Patrol Officers, observe the criminal court and be exposed to many aspects of the police department and its activities.
The class is open to residents of the Town of Colonie or people that work within the Town. Class size is limited to 20 people and runs from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.