Cohoes Police Department Mission Statement


The mission of the Cohoes Police Department is to provide the community and visitors with the highest quality of law enforcement services possible while maintaining respect, integrity and excellence as our foundation. We take the responsibility to sustain order, protect life and property, prevent crime and improve public safety while preserving law and order.


We will accomplish our mission by remaining proactive in our partnership with the community, enforcement of the law, training, and commitment to excel as an organization.


We value all members of our organization and our community. We are committed to providing exceptional public service, and doing so with INTEGRITY, RESPECT, ACCOUNTABILITY and TEAMWORK.