Niskayuna at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
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Full-time law enforcement staff, Niskayuna Town Police Department
- 27 Officers
- 1 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 1.21 Niskayuna
- 1.9 National average, cities with 10,000 to 24,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Niskayuna Town Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
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|NISKAYUNA, TOWN OF THE PURPOSE OF THIS MICRO-GRANT PROGRAM IS TO FUND THE PURCHASE OR LEASE OF BODY-WORN CAMERAS (BWCS) THAT ARE IMPLEMENTED AS PART OF COMPREHENSIVE BWC PROGRAMS. LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY AND WORLDWIDE ARE USING BODY-WORN CAMERAS AS A PROMISING TOOL TO IMPROVE LAW ENFORCEMENT INTER…
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|16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $192,500.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
Erick Rosenberg alleged in a lawsuit that Niskayuna police officers used excessive force during a 2016 arrest. His claim was settled for $192,500.
As a result of the police encounter, Rosenberg had his arm broken by Niskayuna officers. He now has impaired use of the arm and in his hand.