Frequently Asked Questions



Where is the Albion Police Department located?

The Albion Police Headquarters is located at 106 North Platt Street, Albion, New York, 14411.

What are the hours of operation?

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Does the Police Department offer fingerprinting for residents?

No, but we can provide you with a list of businesses that do.

Does the Police Department offer photo identification for residents?

No, these can be obtained from the Department of Motor Vehicles.

How do I formally recognize the efforts of an employee of the Albion Police
Department?

The Albion Police Department is recognized as one of the finest in the nation. Continual feedback from the citizens it
serves is vital to improving all aspects of the Police Department. We encourage your comments and suggestions.

To formally recognize an officer or employee you may contact his/her Supervisor or Command Officer by telephone at
(585) 589-5627. You may also write the Chief directly.


How can I get a police report for myself?

With certain limitations, the Albion Police Department can issue you a report if you were the victim or perpetrator of a
crime. Reports can be obtained from the Records Office at the Albion Police Department Headquarters.

How can a get a police report about someone else?

You must file a Freedom of Information request with the Police Clerk. New York State law determines what, if any,
information can be released.

How do I obtain a pistol permit?

Applications for pistol permits are only available through the Orleans County Pistol Permit Clerk's Office at the Orleans
County Courthouse, which is located at 3 South Main Street Albion, NY 14411