Richard C. Giardino
2712 State Highway 29
PO Box 20
Johnstown, NY 12095
For Emergencies Dial 911
The Fulton County Sheriff's Office provides a wide range of law enforcement services within Fulton County, New York. Fulton County is located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York State.
The Sheriff's Office is a full-service agency that provides police, E911, and civil services as mandated by the County Law and correctional services as required by state Corrections Law. The agency is administered by the elected Sheriff. The Undersheriff is second-in-command and is appointed by the Sheriff. In the absence of the Sheriff, the Undersheriff acts in his place. The Sheriff's Office is divided into four divisions: Civil, Communications, Corrections, and Police.
How do I submit a tip?
If you have a non-emergency complaint, call 518-736-2100.
An example of a non-emergency complaint would be any incident where a crime is not currently in progress.
Where can I find out if there is a sex offender in my neighborhood?
Sex Offenders Registry Statistics For Fulton County, NY is provided by
Can I find out when a perpetrator will be released?
VINE, America’s number one victim notification network. VINE has been providing victims and concerned citizens with the power of information for decades, allowing these individuals to have the sense of security that they deserve. VINELink can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to provide the most reliable information for custody status changes and criminal case information.
The VINE service provides information by phone, email, TTY, and text message where available. You may also sign up through your participating state, or county’s toll-free number.
How do I get a Yellow Dot Kit?
Yellow Dot is a free program designed to help first responders provide life-saving medical attention during that first “golden hour” after a crash or other emergency. A Yellow Dot in the driver’s-side rear window of your vehicle will alert first responders that vital medical information is stored in the glove compartment.
What is the Fulon County Emergency Management App?
The Fulton County Emergency Management App has a lot to offer and is intended as a “one stop shop” for emergency preparedness, emergency information and alerts.
Also included in the Fulton County Emergency Management App is information on programs and services offered by the Sheriff Office and Public Health.
Additionally, the app contains a complete directory and contact information for County Offices.