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Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb proudly announces that on Monday, October 19, 2015 Captain Robert Buchhardt was promoted to the office of Undersheriff of Cattaraugus County. In a small ceremony at the Sheriff’s Office, and presided by the Honorable Judge Ronald Ploetz, now Undersheriff Robert Buchhardt took the Oath of Office to fulfill the role as Undersheriff.
Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb states, “It is an honor and privilege for me to have Bob Buchhardt accept my offer to him, to accept the position of Undersheriff at the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office.
Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb proudly announces that Deputy Max Graham, an eight year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office, has successfully completed a three week Drug Recognition Expert Training Course.
The purpose of the DRE program is to assist officers in removing impaired drivers from the roadway.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services assisted 192 Cattaraugus County residents with special medical needs during the hot months this year through the Home Energy Assistance Program’s Cooling Component.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on the following dates and time: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 and Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 4:30 to 10:00 p.m. The class will be held at theSalamancaJr./Sr.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is pleased to announce the completion of another successful Summer Youth Employment Program in which, a record number of youth were served. This summer, Department of Social Services staff assisted 152 area youth from communities across Cattaraugus County.