Anthony W. Geraci is a 24-year veteran of New York state law enforcement, beginning his career in 1998 with the New York City, New York, Police Department (NYPD). In 2003, he joined the city of Albany, New York, Police Department where he served in a variety of capacities and leadership roles. Anthony retired from the Albany Police Department in July 2019 to become the chief of police for the city of Watervliet, New York. In August 2021, he was selected to become the chief of police for the city of Newburgh, New York where he continues to proudly serve.
Chief Geraci attended session #80 of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar (LEEDS). He holds a Bachelor of Science from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and a Master of Public Administration from Marist College. He has served as an adjunct professor at the State University of New York at Albany, School of Criminal Justice and Columbia-Greene Community College. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the New York State Association of Chiefs of Police. He also serves as a board member for the (NYPD) Detective Rafael Ramos Foundation.