By Schenectady Sheriff Harry C. Buffardi© 1998. The History of the Office of Sheriff was published and copyrighted in 1998 by Schenectady County Sheriff Harry C. Buffardi.
With the task force, he was a team leader in charge of federal agents, NYS Police investigators, and municipal police investigators.
He rose through the ranks in various capacities and in 1991 he was appointed the undersheriff and chief administrative officer of his agency. In 1998 Harry was elected the Schenectady County Sheriff.
Harry is a graduate of the State University of New York, Empire State College, with a bachelor of science degree in Criminal Justice Administration. He also holds a masters degree from Syracuse University in social science. He is married with three children.
ORIGINS OF THE OFFICE
EARLY ENGLISH SHERIFFS
COMING TO AMERICA
SHERIFFS MOVE WESTWARD
FAMOUS SHERIFFS OF THE WILD WEST
EXCERPTS FROM THE ABOVE LISTED CHAPTERS ARE ON THIS SITE;
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