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Dating back to 1795, the Office of the Sheriff is one of the oldest offices in government in Schoharie County. The Sheriff, elected by the people, serves as the Chief Law Enforcement Officer of the County, and is directly responsible for the safety and well being of everyone. The Sheriff's Office is staffed by trained and dedicated individuals who serve our county in many ways.Sign outside the Public Safety Building

Among them are:

  • Criminal Law Enforcement
  • Administration of the County Jail
  • Emergency Communications
  • Court Security
  • Civil Law Enforcement
  • Crime Prevention & Community Action

The Sheriff's Office strives to maintain the trust and confidence of the people, with fairness and integrity. The Mission Statement serves as a rallying point and primary focus for all employees toward the collective purpose of the public office.