The Yates County Sheriff’s Office is recognized as a New York State Division of Criminal Justice Law Enforcement accredited agency. In order to accomplish this achievement, a law enforcement agency must develop contemporary policies and procedures to evaluate and improve their overall effectiveness in meeting or exceeding the standards as established by the State Accreditation Council. The topics agencies are evaluated on include administration, training, and operations.
(1) To formally recognize an employee we ask that you contact our office by clicking here.
(2) Should you wish to file a complaint at any time, you may do so by calling (315) 536-4438 and request to speak with a Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Supervisor OR click here.
Although the Sheriff recognizes the responsibility and need to protect all members from false and malicious personnel complaints, (PC) a complaint shall not be arbitrarily dismissed because it is anonymous. All efforts to investigate an anonymous complaint shall be responsible and based on the information received.