The Headquarters of the Albany County Sheriff's Office is located at the
Albany County Courthouse in Albany, New York. Offices located at Headquarters
include those of the Sheriff, the Undersheriff, and the Chief Deputy(s) of Field Command, Administrative Services, and the Office of Professional Standards.
Units currently assigned to Headquarters include the Office of Professional
Development, the Office of Professional Standards, the Court Security and
Prisoner Transportation Unit, Civil Enforcement Unit, the Support / Special
Services Unit, the Human Resources Liaison, the Grant Management Unit, and the
It will continue to a goal at Headquarters to provide the highest level of
security at the Albany County Judicial Center, the Albany County Courthouse and
Albany County Family Court and to maintain a safe environment for those who work
and visit these facilities.
Through improved supervision and updated training measures, it will be our
continued objective to provide for the safety and security for those persons in
the care and custody of the Albany County Sheriff's Office during transportation
to and from various court appearances. In addition, we will continue to conform
to Commission of Corrections standards while they are being held at various
All Headquarters Units will also continue to assist all units throughout the
department when the necessity arises. Efforts will be made to continue to work
together with all units to ensure all details, expected or unexpected, are
properly covered and all units are properly staffed.