Interim Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero has named Chief Deputy John Falbo has undersheriff.
The appointment will run through the rest of the current sheriff’s term, which expires December 31, 2022.
Undersheriff Falbo began his career with the sheriff’s office in 2006 and has rose through the ranks.
Undersheriff Falbo will oversee day-to-day operations of the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office.
“Undersheriff Falbo is a leader. He is dedicated to the Office of Sheriff. The health, safety and well-being of members of the Office of Sheriff are a constant priority. Undersheriff Falbo has worked tirelessly with me since my return. He fully understands operations,” Sheriff Povero said. “Undersheriff Falbo led the Office of Sheriff following the resignations of the previous Sheriff and Undersheriff. He unselfishly, and without complaint, accepted the responsibilities of the Sheriff, Undersheriff and Chief Deputy. His passion for effective public safety is his motivation.”
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