• 2015 PBA Scholarship Awarded

    2015 PBA Scholarship Awarded

    The 2015 Lt. Donald Nassivera Jr. Memorial Scholarship has been awarded. Each year the Washington County Deputy Sheriff’s PBA funds the scholarship which is in the criminal justice field.  Lieutenant Donald J. Nassivera Jr.  served with the Sheriff’s Office from 1971 until his untimely death on October 27, 2006. He gave 35 years of service(…)

  • Veteran patrol sergeant presented with award

    Veteran patrol sergeant presented with award

    Each year, The American Legion gives it’s “Law Enforcement Officer of the Year” award to a well-rounded law enforcement officer who has exceeded the duty requirements expected of his or her position and has demonstrated a distinct pattern of community service coupled with professional achievement. On Thursday May 14, 2015, Sgt. Nick Spiezio was presented(…)

  • Investigator earns award

    Investigator earns award

    It’s National Crime Victims’ Rights Week and members of the Sheriff’s Office were in attendance as victims of crime and those who serve them were honored this morning at The Queensbury Hotel. A newly established award was unveiled. The Bruce H. Hamilton Crime Victims Award, honors extraordinary individuals in law enforcement, victims advocacy, D.A’s Office(…)

The Washington County Deputy Sheriff's  Police Benevolent Association's  general purpose is to promote professionalism among law enforcement and to protect the rights and privileges of  sworn-law enforcement officer who are members.

In addition we provide labor relations assistance and collective bargaining services for contract negotiations as well as  legal, disciplinary and other representation to officers who are members.

We support programs in the community and routinely donate to community activities including funding the Lt. Donald Nassivera Memorial Scholarship in the criminal justice field. We support the Washington County community and have provided financial support and outreach for both individuals and the community in which we live and work.

We just recently authorized funds for the creation and initialization of a Washington County Deputy Sheriff's PBA child safety seat fitting station which will make it much easier for the community to find a reliable location with trained members to inspect and certify vehicles and child safety seats. The program is being led by PBA member Investigator Kristen Hardy and you can contact her at 746-2475, ext. 3722.

We are a professional law enforcement association joined together with professional members that seek to protect the rights of our fellow employees.

New award named after Sr. Investigator