Louis Falco, Sheriff
The Sheriff is to provide a safe environment through the administration and operation of the various
divisions of the Sheriff’s Office, which includes:
Transport Unit – This unit has the responsibility for the handling and movement of all inmates committed to the Rockland County Correctional Facility.
Bomb & Fire Investigation Unit – This unit deals with bomb prevention/incidents related to terrorism and domestic acts of violence.
Administration – Is structured to provide centralized management and control of the various units.
Family Court Investigation Unit-This unit works with the Social Services’ Child Support Enforcement Unit in locating delinquent parents and claiming and collecting assets.
Civil – Its function is to serve court mandates such as; attachment orders, income executions, property executions, arrest warrants and summonses.
BCI – Compiles, updates and disseminates arrest information to County and local law enforcement agencies. The Bureau employs modern techniques to identify criminal suspects.
Patrol – This unit is the law enforcement arm of the County as well as providing security for County buildings and land.
River Patrol - This unit provides security and emergency response on the Hudson River.
Computer Crime Unit – This unit investigates all types of criminal activity committed through the use of computers, electronic devices and the Internet.
Communications – This unit acts as a coordinator of police and emergency communication. It dispatches 26 fire departments for initial and mutual aid fires.
Mounted Patrol – This horseback unit is trained to deliver police and enforcement services usually when there are large public gatherings.
Intelligence Unit –This unit is responsible for gathering and evaluating crime data.
RC Police Information Network –This unit allows various law enforcement agencies to connect to and utilize existing computer bases to facilitate efficient communication and shared information.
REACT Unit – Team of police officers from participating agencies in Rockland that are specially trained in “Rescue, Entry and Counter Terrorism”.
Police Academy – Is a comprehensive center for police training.
Jail - The facility provides housing for inmates in various stages of the criminal justice system including: criminal, civil, sentenced, pre-sentenced, parole and probation violators.
Jail Health Services - Provides access to care that meets all inmates medical, dental and mental health needs. The services include but are not limited to providing; assessment, treatment, preventive care, diagnostic testing and health education to inmates.