From the desk of Rockland County Sherif Lou Falco :

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It’s Human Trafficking – Not Immigration

The 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump has demonstrated without exception that he is the only government official in Washington, DC who is serious about securing the nation’s borders and fixing the broken immigration process. The former Administration...
Posted On Jun 26 2018

Shining a Light

Our county, state and nation are facing a wave of unreported crimes against some of our most vulnerable citizens.  Approximately 1 in 10 Americans aged 60 and over have experienced some form of elder abuse. Some estimates range as high as 5 million elders who are abused each...

What’s in a Name?

Last week I had the opportunity to meet with “Save Our Tappan Zee” activist Monroe Mann before he delivered his change.org petition, with approximately 110,000 signatures, to Governor Andrew Cuomo in Albany. Let me be clear; I fully support the effort to retain...

The Woman Who Was Not Educated In A Yeshiva

The Woman Who Was Not Educated By A Yeshiva Confronts The County Legislators Who Claim They Were.  By: Julie D. Globus “To be a Jew sitting in that room was an embarrassment.” On Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in the Rockland County Legislature all of the children of Rockland...
Posted On Jun 18 2018

Veterans vs. Wolves? The Howls Have It

-by Jeanine Vecchiarelli, 6/16/2018   U.S. Congressional Rep. Nita Lowey loves wolves; our veterans, not so much. After federal Endangered Species protected status was removed from wolves in the northern Rockies in 2011, Ms. Lowey has stood firm to defeat all further similar...

Key to the County

Last week I had the distinct pleasure of presenting the Key to the County award to Cole Donnellan. As you may know, the Key to the County is awarded to a person who makes a special contribution to Rockland. We have given keys in the past for acts of love, acts of kindness and...

“We leave no soldier behind” – President Trump to Repatriate Our Fallen

The summit between President Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un has ignited much speculation, guarded optimism and irrational derision from the hate all things Trump, even if it means an exchange of nukes and disaster crowd. The diplomatic – military – politico...
Posted On Jun 12 2018

Fighting Back

This week with the help of Rockland’s Department of Mental Health we announced a new initiative to fight back against the opioid epidemic that has swept across our county, state and nation. Let me be clear, we in county government are doing everything we can think of to...

Under New Management: New York State Latino National Republican Coalition

As of 1 June 2018, the New York State Latino National Republican Coalition is under new management.  The former NYS Chair, Orange County, Ruben Estrada announced he quit as a life long republican to join the New York Reform Party. In the wake of Mr. Estrada abruptly vacating the...
Posted On Jun 04 2018