June 14, 2019

Some time ago, a friend of mine asked me if I knew anything about the Stonewall Uprising.  Embarrassingly, my first assumption was that it had something to do with “Stonewall” Jackson and the U.S. Civil War.  It certainly wasn’t something taught in the history books of...

June 20, 2018

During a 2017 survey conducted by Tompkins County during their Law Enforcement Shared Services study, some common themes emerged.  One such theme was the public desire for “fiscal responsibility” when it comes to the operation of the Sheriff’s Office. 

Because the...

October 1, 2017

Years ago when I was first promoted to Investigator, I quickly learned how uniquely challenging sexual assault investigations can be. Faced with victims who don’t come forward for quite some time, young children who can’t effectively communicate the wrong-doing they’ve...

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DEREK R. OSBORNE

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