Government institution

60 S. Pearl St.


The mission of the Albany County Probation Department is to ensure the safety of Albany County residents by supervising all juvenile and adult clients on probation and helping them become responsible, productive and law-abiding members of the community.

Probation Services

Agency services include the preparation of pre-sentence investigations and reports for the criminal courts and the supervision of criminals sentenced to probation. Investigation and supervision functions are also provided for criminals released from the jail by the Local Conditional Release Commission. Intake, investigation and supervision services are provided for Family Court. Many discretionary services for pretrial and alternative sentencing are also provided. This county probation department participates in PINS (Person In Need of Supervision).

Adult Division

Phone: 518.487.5200
Fax: 518.487.5204

Juvenile Services

Providing juvenile intake, screening, assessment and diversion services in lieu of immediate Family Court referrals.

Juvenile Division

Phone: 518.487.5200
Fax: 518.487.5204