48 Court Street
Canton, New York 13617
Kevin M. Wells - Department Head
Scott F. Bonno - Undersheriff
Barbara Carbone - Secretary to the Sheriff
St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office
Brief Description of Services
Serve papers for income executions, property executions, etc., from various attorneys. Collect bad debts from defendants, foreclosures on both real and personal property. This office turns a large amount of money into the County in the form of revenue from civil fees. This office is mandated by Law.
Maintain order inside the Correctional Facility; insure jail security at all times; booking of inmates; dispenses medication to inmates; perform a variety of functions too numerous to list.
Enforce all laws within St. Lawrence County; investigate accidents; serve papers for various courts, District Attorney, Probation Department, etc.; investigate major crimes, maintain order at public gatherings; perform a multitude of functions far too numerous to list, including inmate transports to courts, prisons, doctors, dentists, etc.
Investigate complaints where the suspect is under 16 years of age. Work directly with Family Court, Probation Department, parents, school officials, Social Services along with others in the investigation of these incidents. Serve as our public relations representative for the office by giving presentations, producing NYS Safe Child Cards and conducting tours of the building. Also are involved in criminal case loads when necessary and assist with inmate transports.
"Secure Ammunitions and Firearms Enforcement Act"
NYSAFE Act Gun Reform
For more information on the NYSAFE act and registration applications for Assault Weapon Registration follow the link http://www.governor.ny.gov/nysafeact/gun-reform. A paper copy of the registration form is also available for download at this site.
“Your Sheriff, The People’s Choice for Public Safety.”
The New York State Sheriffs’ Association has launched a new public service announcement campaign that will air across the state designed to inform the public about all the public safety services provided by the sheriff’s office. There are two videos, as one stops the other will start.