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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

Criminal Contempt/Agg. Family Offense

On 12/10/2020 at about 2:30 PM the Seneca Co Sheriff's Office arrested Damon M. Steele,22, currently incarcerated at the Seneca Co Correctional Facility for Attempted Criminal Contempt 2nd(A Misdemeanor) and Aggravated Family Offense( class E felony). Investigators said that on 12/8/2020 Steele attempted to contact a person whom was a ...
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Welfare Fraud Arrest

On December 9, 2020, at about 3:45pm, Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Marshall J Wood Jr, age 48 of 55 West Bayard St Seneca Falls, New York, as a result of a welfare fraud investigation. It is alleged that Wood failed to disclose household income while receiving monetary benefits from ...
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DWI Town of Varick

 The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports that on December 12th, 2020 at 10:30 PM Deputies arrested Zachary James Swan, 24, of 490 Hidden Falls Rd Tully NY on State Route 414 in the Town of Varick. He was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Driving with .08% of 1% or more, ...
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Forcible touching arrest Town of Lodi

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 12/13/2020, Sheriff's Deputies arrested Daryl J. Madigan ,39 of 8436 Brokaw Rd Lodi NY , for Forcible touching, a class A misdemeanor and Harassment 2nd, a violation. The arrest stems from an investigation that occurred after Deputies responded to a family problem ...
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MVA / DWI Town of Ovid

 The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on December 6, 2020 at approximately 4:40 pm,  Sheriff's Deputies responded to Morehouse Road in the Town of Ovid for a vehicle that left the roadway and struck a tree.  Upon investigation, it was discovered that Michael Shaw, 67, of Townsendville Road , Lodi NY was ...
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Monthly Snapshot for November

SENECA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE MONTHLY SNAPSHOT FOR NOVEMBER 2020 LAW ENFORCEMENT: Total Calls For Service: 1152 Total Arrests: 44 D.H.S. Fraud Cases: 18; Yearly Total Cost Recouped: $200,546.08 Mental Health Calls: 4 NARCO: Total new drug cases: 2 Total arrests: 8 CORRECTIONS: Average Number of Inmates: 39 Monthly Total Made ...
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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