New York State Police

New York State Police

Serving New Yorkers Since 1917

Since 1917, the New York State Police have served the people of New York State with the highest degree of fairness, professionalism and integrity.

About The New York State Police
Uniformed Troopers

The work of a New York State Trooper encompasses everything from traditional patrol duties to responding to 911 calls.

Bureau of Criminal Investigation

Established in 1935, the BCI is the plainclothes detective branch of the NYSP, with over 1,000 investigative personnel in its ranks.

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Concerned residents can be instrumental in the fight against crime. We are asking residents to become actively involved in keeping our state safe by remaining alert and reporting any suspicious activities.

Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding traffic tickets, DMV resources, and contact information for the Traffic and Highway Safety Office.

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Certain records generated by the New York State Police are available to the public by filing a FOIL request.
Other records, like those tied to a specific investigation, are available to certain individuals as defined by law.
Troop Information
Find contact information for your local Troop headquarters.
The 36th Annual Colonel Henry F. Williams International Homicide Seminar
The 36th Annual Colonel Henry F. Williams International Homicide Seminar, will be held September 22-27, 2024 at the New York State Police Academy in Albany, NY. Please click the button below for more information.