Sheriff's Office

Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office

Cattaraugus County Law Enforcement Foundation

Donations to the Law Enforcement Foundation are handled by our friends at Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.

Donate by mail

Donations to the Law Enforcement Foundation can be made, by check, in care of the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation at 120 North Union Street, Olean 14760.

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The Sheriff is the Chief Law Enforcement Office of the County. As such, he is responsible for the safety and security of the inhabitants of Cattaraugus County. The Sheriff's law enforcement responsibilities are further categorized into law enforcement and the administration of criminal justice, crime prevention, court security, civil process, community action and emergency communications. Read more

Deputy Sheriff #60089 O.C.

Vacancy: The resulting Eligible List will be used to fill vacancies that may occur within the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department, Little Valley, New York.


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Pistol Permit

The sheriff's office pistol permit clerk is open for business Monday through Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm.  The pistol permit clerk is located at 301 Court Street in Little Valley.

As of January 1, 2012

A pistol permit application MUST be purchased from the clerk for $10.00.

A dealer-gunsmith application MUST be purchased from the clerk for $10.00 Read more

Detective Division

The Detective Division of the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office is currently under the command of Chief of Detectives Captain Robert Yehl. Within the Division, there are detectives with specialized training in several fields, including fire and arson investigation, juvenile crimes, sex crimes, domestic violence intervention, welfare fraud, elderly abuse and computer and internet related crime. Read more

Domestic Violence Intervention Program

Sorry but this program is no longer offered through Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office. Please see the Victim Services page of Cattaraugus Community Action.

School Resource Officer Program

In August of 1998, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office and Pioneer Central School in Yorkshire implemented Cattaraugus County's first School Resource Officer (SRO) position for the Pioneer Central School. Read more

Community Policing

Community Policing is much more than: Read more

Administrative Division

The Administrative Division consists of the Civil Department, Pistol Permit Clerk, Records Clerk, Training Unit and   K-9 Units. Administrative Lieutenant David Schuman oversees the day to day operations of the Administrative Division. Read more

Operation Safe Child in Cattaraugus County

"Operation Safe Child" is now available at the Sheriff's Office through a partnership with the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services, the New York State Sheriffs Association, the New York State Police, and the New York State Association of Chief's of Police. Read more

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