Welcome and thank you for visiting the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office website. Cayuga County, located in the heart of the Finger Lakes, is home to nearly 80,000 people. With its eight lakes and the many charming towns and villages throughout, it’s a wonderful area in New York State to reside. Rich in history and the beautiful scenery that each season offers, Cayuga County has become a popular vacation area as well.
With a staff of over 175 dedicated men and women, the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office is committed to securing a safe community and maintaining the trust and respect of those we serve by providing responsive, caring and professional Law Enforcement, Correctional, and Civil Enforcement Services. Our Members are committed to protecting the safety and well-being of this County’s citizens and visitors and we strive to make it the best it can be by training and possessing pertinent knowledge and equipment that enables us to perform our duties to the best of our abilities.
We care about our community and are continuously seeking out opportunities to partner with the public and to maintain an open dialogue with those we serve. By doing so, together, we make Cayuga County a great place to live, work and play. I hope you find the information on this site helpful and thank you for allowing us to serve you.
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) is committed to building and maintaining the trust and respect of the citizens served by the office. Public trust is essential to the success of our mission as the office seeks to secure and maintain a safe community. To achieve this, a cooperative relationship between the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office and the public is crucial. By establishing a Community Collaborative Advisement Committee (CCAC) to work in partners hip with the Sheriff's Office, this collaboration will serve as a direct link, or bridge, to the public served by the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office. This collaborative partnership will allow for direct citizen input and advisement related to the services provided by, and practices of the Sheriff's Office. This partnership will also enable and empower a sense of and for sustained community outreach and engagement by the Sheriff' s Office with the public, as well as maintain a platform to embolden the trust and respect of those we serve.
All meetings shall require a simple majority of members to conduct official business, as well as approval or rejection of official voting considerations.
911 or Police Dispatch: 315-253-1222
Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 or Text "GOT5" to 741741
Veteran's Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255
Domestic Violence Line: 1-800-253-3358
County Mental Health Walk-in Clinic & Crisis Hotline: 315-253-0341
Cayuga Counseling Services: 315-253 9795
Nick's Ride Addiction Recovery/Peer Services: 315-253-3945
CHAD - Confidential Help for Alcohol and Drugs: 315-253-9786
Sexual Assault SAVAR hotline: 315-252-2112
Adult Protective Support: 315-253-1446
SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Alliance): 1-800-662-4357
NAMI Family Support (National Alliance on Mental Illness): 315-255-7443
Community Action Programs: 315-255-1703
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