The Sheriff is the Chief Conservator of Peace of Rockland County. This is the only elected law enforcement position in the County. All other police Chiefs area appointed. The responsibilities of the office are complex and multi dimensional. It includes management of a multi-million dollar budget and oversight of four separate divisions (Police, Civil, Corrections and Communications) totaling more than 300 employees. Of these four divisions the Police, Civil & Corrections Divisions have achieved accreditation.
The Police Division includes specialized units such as Crime scene, Arson investigations, Bomb Disposal, K9, Marine and Mounted and Polygraph which provide services to the various police departments in the county when called upon to do so.
Rockland County Sheriff’s Office is also the lead agency in the county in the fight against terrorism.
The Rockland County Sheriff's Office is located at 55 New Hempstead Road, New City, NY 10956. You can contact the Sheriff's Office by telephone at (845) 638-5400 and 911 (Emergencies Only).