Greene County

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Gregory R. Seely
Sheriff

Undersheriff

Tor Tryland

Address

80 Bridge Stree Catskill, NY 12414

Phone

518 943-3302

Website

http://greenegovernment.com/departments/sheriff

Population

49,000

Area

658 square miles

County

Greene

Career

Sheriff Seeley joined the Greene County Sheriff’s Office in 1984. Beginning his career as a deputy, he advanced through civil service testing to the rank of Sergeant and later to the rank of Lieutenant. He was elected Sheriff in 2007 and began his first four-year term in January 2008. He is the first Deputy in Greene County history to work his way through the ranks to Sheriff.

Sheriffs Office Accomplishments

During his first year in office Sheriff Seeley established the department’s first 24-hour patrol; created a Crime Scene Investigation Unit, Dive Team, ATV Patrol and Snowmobile Patrol; and obtained numerous vehicles and patrol equipment through the use of grants. All of these advancements were achieved while still working below budget and without added costs to taxpayers. Sheriff Seeley is committed to the advancement of the Sheriff’s Office through continuous training of deputies and jail personnel, constantly updating technology and working hand-in-hand with other law enforcement agencies to provide the most professional service to the residents of Greene County.

Personal

A lifelong resident of Greene County and a dedicated family man, he resides in the town of Greenville with his wife Sandra and son Matthew.