Posted on: April 26, 2017

Car seat check and installation, Thursday, May 4, 3-6 at Elm Ave Park

Child Passenger Safety

As part of our agency's continued commitment to child passenger safety once again this year we will be teaming with the Albany County Traffic Safety Division to conduct a car seat check and installation on Thursday, May 4th, 2017, from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM....

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Police Press Release - UPDATED Fatal motor vehicle crash in Selkirk

           At approximately 9:19AM on Tuesday, April 25th the Bethlehem Police Department responded to a report of a head-on motor vehicle crash on River Road in Selkirk.  The crash involved a 2001 Oldsmobile which w...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

The Bethlehem Police Department will be participating in Operation – No Empty Chair

No Empty Chair

In cooperation with the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, the Bethlehem Police Department will be participating in Operation – No Empty Chair. As a law enforcement agency we strive to ensure the safety of our community and of our streets. Through Educa...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Two male hound mix dogs found 4/5 on River Road at Corning Hill

Hounds found on 04-05-2017, River Road at Corning Hill

Two intact male hound mixes were picked up on Wednesday, April 5, on River Road at Corning Hill.  The one with the bobbed tail is skittish but both are friendly. There was no micro chip found. They are at Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society and wi...

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Posted on: May 31, 2016

Bear sightings in town - Reducing Human-Bear Conflicts

Bears looking for food

A bear was seen on March 7, 2017 on Currey Avenue and another was seen about 10 days earlier on Starr Road in the town. A reminder from the town's Animal Control Officer: People who think they are doing wildlife a favor by feeding them and getting them us...

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