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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. Additionally click on the link to view the reform plan as a result of your input and conversations.

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

Narcotics Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on January 14th, 2022 at approximately 11:00am, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Timothy J. Fridley, age 40, of Seneca Falls, NY. Officers executed a search warrant at 45 Fall Street, Seneca Falls, NY. Items seized pursuant to the warrant were; crack cocaine, United ...
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Assault 2nd Arrest

On January 6, 2022, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports Sheriff's Investigators arrested Damon Steele, age 23, of Geneva NY, on the charge of Assault in the 2nd degree, a Class D felony. The charge stem from an incident that occurred in the Seneca County Correctional Facility at the end ...
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Criminal Contempt Arrest

On January 6, 2022, the Seneca County Sheriff Office reports Sheriff's Investigators arrested Steven Johnson, age 45, of Ovid NY for the charge of Criminal Contempt in the second degree, a class A misdemeanor. It is alleged that Johnson was contacting a victim by electronic means from the Town of ...
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On 01/09/2022 at approx. 2212hrs deputies arrested Brad D Lynch, 31, of Ovid from Harassment in the 2nd degree a violation. The arrests stems from an incident were deputies were dispatched to a residence in Ovid for a reported domestic. Upon investigation it was discovered that during the domestic incident, ...
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The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on January 07 2022 at 7:17 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a Property Damage Accident on Powderly Rd in the Town of Waterloo. When Deputies arrived on scene they located a vehicle in the ditch that was driven by Joseph Quaye, 27, of ...
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AUO 2nd

Sheriff Luce reports that on Friday January 7th at around 4:40 PM Deputies were patrolling the area of State Route 96A in the Town of Romulus when they observed a vehicle operating with an expired NYS inspection on a NYS Highway. Deputies initiated a traffic stop and found that 25 ...
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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