Sheriff’s deputies and civilian staff honored
This school also covered some of the more challenging and time-consuming cases that sheriffs face in their civil divisions. Deputies who are experts in civil enforcement law participated as instructors.
Forty-one deputies and other staff from sheriffs’ offices around the state attended the program. The second week of instruction focused on more advanced topics Counties seeking civil office accreditation are required to participate in this program, which is provided by the New York State Sheriffs’ Association.
The institute has provided civil law enforcement training for 30 years, and has trained more than 2,000 deputy sheriffs and their employees. It provides the only statewide training program for civil deputies and is provided without charge to any civil personnel nominated by a sheriff.