Office of the Albany County Sheriff email:

Community Relations Unit

A Community Liaison Officer is a member of the Sheriff’s Office who has been designated to be the “face for the community”. It is the Liaison’s job to be in the public’s eye to promote our Agency’s agenda of modern day Community Policing. The Community Liaison Officer attends regular meetings in the Hilltowns, participates in crime prevention programs, and serves as a point of contact and representative for the Sheriff’s Office. Investigator Amy Kowalski has been chosen to be the CLO. She is available for non-emergency concerns, questions, and for scheduling of informational talks. She also coordinates any events for the Sheriff’s Office to attend. Please contact her at (518) 655-7958 or

Albany County Sheriff's Office

 Criminal Justice Internship Program



The internship program is currently full, but future vacancies will be available in the Spring of 2017.


OffenderWatch external website

Law Enforcement Request for Information (DSS) [PDF]

Albany County Animal Abuse Registry external website

Community Events:

Military Children's Day - Wednesday April 27, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Kenneth's Ride - Saturday June 4, 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Strutt Your Mutt Canine 2K - Saturday April 30, 2016 @ 8:30AM

Touch a Truck – Saturday May 14, 2016 @11:00 AM

Community Links:

City of Albany South End Community Outreach