DSS and Sheriff's Office Collaborate to Combat Fraud and Save Taxpayer Money

The Rockland County Sheriff's Office and the Department of Social Services (DSS) have been working together to combat fraud and save taxpayer money. This joint effort enhances existing controls to prevent ineligible inmates from receiving benefits with those receiving benefits from the DSS.  [READ MORE]
It is the mission of the Sheriff's Office to serve and protect all the residents of Rockland County. It is dedicated to the protection of life and property, reduction of crime through patrol and enforcement; and the provision of a safer environment in which our citizens can live, work and pursue a better quality of life.

Sheriff's Message

The Rockland Sheriff's Office is comprised of four divisions; Police, Civil, Corrections, and Communications. Additionally, the Sheriff's Office is in the forefront of protecting our citizens and critical infrastructure from acts of domestic and international terrorism and is responsible for enforcement of state and county laws, serving civil process, operation of the correctional facility, the county communications center and the transportation of prisoners within the county. The Office also maintains several special units which include; Crime Scene, Bomb/Fire Investigation, K9, Tactical, Marine, Mounted, and Computer Crimes, working closely with our local, state and federal partners.

The people of Rockland County can be confident in the fact that the members of the Sheriff's Office, Civil, Communications, Corrections and Police divisions, along with our dedicated support staff will never waiver in our obligation to provide the very best in public safety services to every child, woman and man in our community.