Patrick A. Russo, Sheriff
Edward R. Bly, Undersheriff


On behalf of the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website. This website has been designed to provide a comprehensive guide to our agency’s many services and responsibilities performed here. Our mission is to provide our citizens with one of the best law enforcement offices in New York State. We will continue to update and make changes to this site in an effort to better keep the residents in our county informed.

We invite you to explore our site and learn more about us.
We hope you find the information useful and informative.

Thank you for visiting!

Sheriff Patrick A. Russo

Public Announcement – Annual 287(g) Steering Committee Meeting Date: June 26th 2019 –  Time: 09:30- 10:30AM

***On Wednesday, June 26, 2019, from 09:30 am until 10:30 am., the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting its annual 287(g) Steering Committee.  This meeting is open to the public and will be held at the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office, located at 4000 Main Street, Troy, NY 12180.  If you are interested in attending this meeting, you must notify ICE 287(g) Program Manager Richard Nicol at by Monday, June 10, 2019.  If you plan to ask any questions or make a statement during the meeting, you must provide Officer Nicol with the questions or statements in writing and in advance no later than Monday, June 10, 2019. All public speakers will be given a maximum of one minute to speak due to time constraints. Note: for security reasons, you will be required to pass through a metal detector, so please leave extraneous items, including cell phones, at home or locked-up in your vehicle.***

287(g) Annual Steering Committee Meeting

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 09:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.

Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office
4000 Main Street
Troy, NY 12180


Welcoming Remarks
Introduction of Sheriff Patrick A. Russo and
Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Buffalo Field Office Director Thomas E. Feeley

287(g) PowerPoint Presentation

ICE Mission Statement
287(g) Training
287(g) Oversight
287(g) Complaint Process
287(g) Operations at Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office

Questions (all attendees)

Please submit all questions to Richard Nicol at  or 518-266-2855.

General Information:
Phone: (518) 266-1900     EMERGENCIES DIAL 9-1-1
Location: 400 Main Street, Troy, NY 12180