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Law Enforcement Community Forum Update - Survey Results

Click on this link to view the updated survey results.  We thank each and every one of you for taking the time to honestly and directly answer the survey questions.


As Law Enforcement personnel we are dedicated to the safety, security and well being of the communities we serve.  We are constantly looking for ways to improve and strengthen the relationship with our communities. It is with this in mind that we have setup a Community Forum on Law Enforcement to better connect with the ideas and expectations of the public. It is our sincere hope that all will attend. Click here to download information as well as Date and Times.

Below is the link to take the Online Community-based survey by the Seneca County Police Reform and Reinvention Collaboration Committee. The survey has now expired, but please feel free to watch the live recording of the event

Burglary Arrests

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports Investigators arrested two Rochester men following a burglary investigation that occurred at a business located at Waterloo Premium Outlets. During the early morning hours of October 27, 2020, Sheriff’s Deputies and Investigators responded to the store for the reported alarm coming from the business ...
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Grand Larceny/Criminal Possession of Stolen Property/Petit Larceny Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on November 18, 2020, Investigators arrested Jacob T Oosterling, age 29, of Clyde, NY, on charges of Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, a Class D Felony, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree , a Class E Felony, and Petit Larceny, ...
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Endangering the Welfare of a Child Arrest

On November 23, 2020, at about 5:20pm, Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested Billyjoe Sachs, age 38, of 143 East Elisha Street, Waterloo, New York, on a charge of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. It is alleged that Sachs subjected a child to inappropriate sexual conversations and was encouraging the ...
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Grand Larceny/Conspiracy Arrests

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports Investigators arrested Austin T. Wheeler, age 23, and Lorainne I. DeJesus, age 21, both of Newark, NY. Wheeler and DeJesus were each charged with Grand Larceny in the fourth degree and Conspiracy in the fifth degree. It is alleged that that on October 31st ...
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Monthly Snapshot

SENECA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE MONTHLY SNAPSHOT FOR OCTOBER 2020 LAW ENFORCEMENT: Total Calls For Service: 1034 Total Arrests: 57 D.H.S. Fraud Cases: 7; Yearly Total Cost Recouped: $187,130.08 Mental Health Calls: 17 NARCO: Total new drug cases: 7 Total arrests: 8 CORRECTIONS: Average Number of Inmates: 45 Monthly Total Made ...
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Menacing arrest Town of Seneca Falls

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 11/21/20 at about 11 AM  Sheriff's Deputies were called to the Seneca Meadows Landfill in the Town of Seneca Falls for a report of a male pointing a firearm at another male. Upon further investigation it was found that  during a dispute ...
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Use of Force Policy - Updated Oct 2019

Click the above link to view the Seneca County Sheriff's Office updated policy involving the use of Force