Police Department


Cash for Tips Hotline

City Police will pay $250 to anyone who provides information that leads to the recovery of an illegal gun and $500 for information that leads to an arrest of a person possessing an illegal gun. All callers will remain anonymous. Call the tips hotline at 845-451-7577.

Citizen Observer Alert Network

The Citizen Observer Alert Network allows the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department to update you instantly about crimes, emergencies and other important information. All alerts are delivered via email and are also available via text message on your cell phone.

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Quarterly Reports 2023