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Our Records Dept. will be closed beginning Wednesday 11 am 8/15 and will reopen Monday 8am 8/19. Any requests for information or reports can be left on a FOIL request form. They are available on our site or at our department. The forms can be dropped off at our dispatch window.




2013 NYS Initiatives

Click here for FAQ intended to help gun owners in New York understand and comply with the NY SAFE Act enacted on January 15, 2013. If your question is not answered here, please continue to check back, as this list will be updated regularly


Road Closure and Information Line:

Town of New Paltz Towing Fees

In a joint effort with the Town Board, we are posting the current rates you can expect to be charged if your vehicle is towed by an approved New Paltz towing service. Click here for rates.


Learn if a Sex Offender Has Moved Into Your Neighborhood

New Yorkers can now register to receive alerts – via e-mail, text message, fax or telephone – whenever a moderate or high-risk sex offender listed on the public subdirectory of the New York State Sex Offender Registry moves to, or from, a community of interest to them and their family. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), which maintains the Sex Offender Registry, is partnering with the New York State Emergency Management Office (SEMO) to provide sex offender relocation notices through SEMO’s NY-ALERT system. Click here to sign up!

Bikes that heal

The New Paltz Police Dept.

supports the BIKES THAT HEAL program

New Paltz Central School District Closings Active AMBER Alerts

In case of emergency dial 255-1323 or 911

Arrest Blotter

New Paltz Most Wanted

 Mitchell D. Gardner

Mitchell Gardner

Wanted for Robbery 2nd

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Submit an anonymous tip to the New Paltz Police Department

Avoid ID Theft

Charity Fraud

We Don't Serve Teens

Consumer Complaint? Report it to the FTC

Child Passenger Safety

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