• 10/17/17
    Sheriffs Go Purple for Domestic Violence!

    Every minute in the United States, 20 people are victims of domestic violence.

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Now marking its 10th year, NYS’s Shine the Light on Domestic Violence …

  • 7/14/17
    You Have to Laugh

    Law enforcement deals with some of country's most serious issues on a daily basis, but there are times when the moment does lighten a bit. Here is one of Sheriff Dougherty's favorite stories in his …

  • 7/12/17
    83rd Annual Sheriffs' Summer Conference Preview

    We are all looking forward to our 83rd Annual Sheriffs’ Summer Training Conference which begins on Sunday at the restored Marriott Downtown in Syracuse. Our host, Onondaga County Sheriff Gene Conway, …

  • 7/10/17
    A Fresh Start

    Welcome to our new New York State Sheriffs' Institute website and blog, a place where you will hear from and connect with sheriffs all across the state. We've got a new look and many news ways to …