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No, if a crime took place outside of the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department please call the police department for that location.
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If your incident is an emergency, call 911. If non-emergency call 845-451-4000.
A known suspect is when you or someone else knows the person or where to find the person who committed the crime or the license plate number of the vehicle the suspect(s) were in.
If you know your Cell Phone has been stolen, report it immediately by calling your wireless service and have the service deactivated.
If your Cell Phone is misplaced, it’s always a good idea to suspend your wireless service to protect against unauthorized usage.
If you are a victim of identity theft or fraud, act immediately to minimize the damage to your personal funds and financial accounts, as well as your reputation.
Contact the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to report the situation, whether Online, by telephone toll-free at 1-877-ID THEFT 877-438-4338 or TDD at 866-653-4261, or, by mail to:Consumer Response Center, FTC600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20580
Contact all creditors with whom your name or identifying data have been fraudulently used. For example, you may need to contact your long-distance telephone company if your long-distance calling card has been stolen or you find fraudulent charges on your bill.
Contact all financial institutions where you have accounts that an identity thief has taken over or that have been created in your name but without your knowledge. You may need to cancel those accounts, place stop-payment orders on any outstanding checks that may not have cleared, and change your Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card, account, and Personal Identification Number (PIN).
Call the fraud units of the three principal credit reporting companies: