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City of Poughkeepsie Police Department

WAMC, Allison Dunne

Poughkeepsie’s mayor on Thursday announced more financial cuts to help close the city’s projected multimillion-dollar budget shortfall from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Poughkeepsie Is Getting Tough On Reckless Driving

May 12, 2020
WAMC, Allison Dunne

The City of Poughkeepsie’s police department is cracking down on reckless driving.

WAMC, Allison Dunne

The City of Poughkeepsie Police Department will be a using a federal grant to hire new officers. New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney was outside the police department Tuesday to announce the grant that’s been waiting in the wings since 2015.

WAMC, Allison Dunne

U.S. Democratic Senator Charles Schumer was in the Hudson Valley Tuesday. He was there telling local police departments and elected officials that he will try to secure funding for high-tech detection tools in the battle against opioid addiction.

WAMC, Allison Dunne

The City of Poughkeepsie Police Department is striving to improve community relations. To this end, a few thousand residents are receiving surveys to fill out anonymously.