Sheriff’s Office recognizes COs during National Correctional Officers Week

Posted 8 May 2019 at 8:44 am

Courtesy of Orleans County Sheriff’s Office: Some of the corrections officers at the Orleans County Jail are pictured in this display from the Sheriff’s Office. This week, May 5-11, is National Correctional Officers Week.

Press Release, Sheriff Randy Bower and Undersheriff Chris Bourke

ALBION – As part of the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office, the Orleans County Corrections Division is committed to meeting the standards of the community, striving to promote safety, security and provide opportunity for rehabilitation. Their core values include respect, responsibility, honesty and empathy.

Our dedicated Corrections Officers have the responsibility to operate a safe and secure detention facility in compliance with the New York State Corrections Law and with regulations set forth by the New York State Commission of Corrections.

Each member faces the difficult and often dangerous assignment of ensuring the security, safety and well-being of the inmates housed in the Orleans County Jail. Their position is essential to daily operations to achieve institutional goals of care, custody and supervision of approximately 600 inmates annually.

Please join us in recognizing our Orleans County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Officers for their dedication, hard work and service to the community.

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