About the Street Crimes Unit

The Street Crimes Unit investigates and prosecutes individuals and organizations involved in the trafficking of narcotics in Albany County.  The Street Crimes Unit investigates street level distribution and conducts long term investigations into suspected criminal narcotics organizations.  The Street Crimes Unit is also responsible for investigating and prosecuting individuals who possess and sell illegal handguns in Albany County.  Formerly the Drug Unit, this Bureau was created to consolidate the prosecution of gangs, guns and drugs – as they are often related

The Street Crimes Unit has: