Albany County

Contact
First Sergeant Tracy Mance, Administrator
Sheriff Craig D. Apple, Sr., Coordinator
Address

58 Verda Avenue
P.O. Box A
Clarksville, NY 12041
United States

Phone
518-655-7831

Albany County Victim Impact Panel

Location:  Guilderland Town Hall, 5209 Western Turnpike, Guilderland, NY 12084.      
VIP Begins at 7:00pm, sign in begins at 6:15pm
 
Please call (518) 720-8100 option 2 to register.  Online payments are accepted at:  https://www.govpaynow.com/gps/user/cyg/plc/a0033q

Victim Impact Panel Dates:

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
 
Albany County has a policy of NOT rescheduling a missed Victim Impact Panel.   You are Court Ordered to appear and your failure to do the same will result in a visit back to the sentencing Judge.

CONGRATULATIONS!!  To First Sergeant Tracy Mance

First Sergeant Mance was awarded the "Roy Thorpe" Award for her work with the 'Choices' Program

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Choices1.jpg “Choices” is a high impact awareness program targeting impaired driving, drug use, and addiction.  With the increase of drug and alcohol use both nationally and locally, it is important to educate the community at all levels. This innovative program is a combination of open discussion, visuals, and speakers to increase the overall awareness of the effects of the consequences of risky behaviors.  “Choices” currently targets teens from the 8th grade on up, with future aspirations to include a parent sessions.   

“Choices” is a free three hour program currently offered to area school districts as a field trip.  Other options are available upon request.  For more information or scheduling please call (518) 487-5400 or email contactsheriff@albanycounty.com.

Click here to print the Choices flyer. 

In 2014 1,678 drivers between the ages of 16 – 20 years old died in vehicle crashes.  Another 581 passengers killed when riding with their peers.  17% of US high school students have reported to drinking, smoking, or using drugs.   Prescription and illegal drug overdoses reported in the U.S in 2014 were 44,970.  As a community, we can decrease these numbers to make a safer and healthier life style for everyone.  Help prevent your child from making destructive decisions. 

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CONGRATULATIONS - Colin Patterson of the Voorheesville High School Digital Graphics class!!! Awesome job on the poster design that was made into a banner by Albany County STOP-DWI and displayed in front of the high school during graduation. 


Mock DWI crash at the Voorheesville High School presented by Albany County STOP-DWI

   


Albany County STOP-DWI partnered with the Devils Hockey Team recently:

         


Introducing Albany Counties new Cab/Cop car.   This vehicle will be used as a mobile and static display to stimulate conversation about the choices we make when drinking and driving.  Our motto is “You Choose, Cab or Cuffs”.  On the car you will see we have included all the patches from our local law enforcement agencies and the new buzzed driving is drunk driving slogan.