Sheriff John Garcia


John Garcia was elected as the 54th Sheriff of Erie County on November 2nd, 2021, and took office on January 1st, 2022. John Garcia is a first-generation American who has dedicated his life to serving the citizens of Erie County. He has spent over 25 years in law enforcement and private security, delivering 21st-century law enforcement and security to the citizens in Erie County.

In John's first term as Erie County Sheriff, he is working to modernize the Sheriff's Office, equipping officers to face the complex challenges of 2022 and beyond. From investments in training and raising professional standards to improve responses to mental health incidents, John Garcia is making Erie County safer for all residents.

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