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Community Forum/Reform Plan/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. 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 June 22nd, 2021, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Karrie M. Maslyn, age 41 of Seneca Falls, NY. Maslyn was charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the fifth degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the fifth degree ...
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3 Car PI MVA Town of Ovid

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on June 30, 2021 at around 3:10 PM, Deputies responded to the area of State Route 414 and West Wycoff Road in the Town of Ovid for a three car motor vehicle accident with injuries. The operators of the vehicles involved were Annja ...
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Crim poss of Controlled Sub / AUO Town of Covert

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on June 25, 2021 at 8:50 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Robert Heroux age 46 of 5085 Terrel Rd, Trumansburg NY , after a traffic stop in the Town of Covert. Deputies report Heroux was stopped for speeding Northbound on State Route 96. During ...
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Structure fire Town of Junius

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on 6/27/21 at 1:33 PM Deputies and Emergency Services responded to 334 Rte 318, the North Seneca Sportsman Club, in the Town of Junius for a structure fire. Upon arrival first responders located a pole barn garage with heavy smoke conditions. Firefighters were able ...
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Warrant arrests Poss controlled substance , manufacturing of Meth /Town of Ovid

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on June 16, 2021 at 3:30 PM, Deputies arrested Benjamin R. Nichols age 28 of 2868 Munson Road in Ovid, NY on a Warrant From Seneca County Court on charges of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 2nd, Criminal Possession of a Weapon ...
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Bench warrant arrest Varick Town Court

The Seneca County Sheriff’s reports that on June 16, 2021 at 10:00 PM, Deputies arrested John D. Russell, 21 of Elmira, NY, on a Bench Warrant from Varick Town Court for failing to appear on the original charges of Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing. Deputies report Russell ...
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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