In Dutchess County, when you need to report a fire, medical or police emergency Dial 9-1-1. Whenever you have a situation that requires the immediate presence of fire fighters, emergency medical personnel or police officers, Dial 9-1-1. In a crisis, seconds count. There is one easy number to remember to call for fires, medical emergencies and police emergencies.
But remember, 9-1-1 is an emergency number ONLY!
Remember Dutchess County is a one number county
and that number in an emergency is 9-1-1.
Calling 9-1-1 is easy ... from a telephone in Dutchess County, listen for a dial tone, and then simply dial 9-1-1. You do not need a coin when using a pay phone.
Call 9-1-1 to report:
A person choking
A person having a heart attack
A traffic accident
A person screaming
Someone breaking into your home or a neighbor's home
A fight or display of weapons
An emergency is any situation that to preserve life or property, immediate response by emergency medical agencies, fire or police is required.
Do not call 9-1-1 to:
Report power failures or outages
Request legal advice
Request directory assistance
Request the time for bingo, fireworks, parades or pancake breakfasts
Request or provide infromation that does not need immediate attention
To place non-emergency calls for a Fire Department or Medical Service dial 471-1414.
Refer to the list below to place non-emergency calls to a Police Department within Dutchess County.
- Non-Emergency -
Police Contact Information
** For situations that require the immediate presence of police officers, fire fighters or emergency medical personnel, Dial 9-1-1 **
Dutchess County Sheriff's Office
150 North Hamilton St.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
- Pine Plains Substation (518) 398-5234
Beacon City Police Department
1 Municipal Plaza
Beacon, NY 12508
East Fishkill Town Police Department
2468 Route 52
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
Fishkill Town Police Department
807 Route 52
Fishkill, NY 12524
Hyde Park Town Police Department
1433 Route 9G
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Millerton Village Police Department
PO Box 528
21 Dutchess Ave.
Millerton, NY 12546
Pine Plains Town Police Department
PO Box 955
3284 Route 199
Pine Plains, NY 12567
Poughkeepsie City Police Department
PO Box 300
62 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
Poughkeepsie Town Police Department
19 Tucker Dr.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Red Hook Village Police Department
7467 S. Broadway
Red Hook, NY 12571
Rhinebeck Village Police Department
90 Mulberry St.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Wappingers Falls Police Department
2628 South Ave.
Wappingers Fallls, NY 12590