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Genesee County Information

Genesee County is located in the western region of New York State. It has a total area of 495 square miles. The population is 60,079 people based on the 2010 census. The population density is 122 people per square mile. The zip codes in Genesee County include 14013, 14020, 14482, 14125, and 14036.
Established in March 1803, the county got its name from the word Gen-nis’-hee-yo which is from the Seneca Indian language meaning “the Beautiful Valley.” The county seat is Batavia.

Sheriff’s office

Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr. is the head law enforcement officer in Genesee County. The Sheriff’s Office can be found at 165 Park Road, Batavia, New York 14020-1283. The phone number is (585) 345-3000. The Sheriff’s email is sheriff@co.genesee.ny.us.
The Sheriff’s Office performs the following services – law enforcement, animal control, victim assistance, corrections, civil processes, and emergency communications.

County court

The Genesee County Courts Facility is located at the 1 West Main Street, Batavia, NY. The contact number is 585-344-2550.
The Supreme Court Justice is Hon. Emilio Colaiacovo. He can be reached at 585-344-2550 (ext. 2465). The County Court Judge is Hon. Charles Zambito. He can be reached at 585-344-2550 (ext. 2431). The Family Court Judge is Hon. Eric R. Adams. You can get in touch with him at 585-344-2550 (ext. 2487).
Genesee County belongs to the Eighth Judicial District, along with the Supreme, County, Family and Surrogate Courts in 7 other counties of Western New York: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Niagara, Orleans, and Wyoming.

County jail

The Genesee County Jail is located at 14 West Main Street, Batavia, New York 14021. The phone number is (585) 343 – 0838.
The visitation schedule for this facility as as follows:

Monday – Thursday 12:15pm – 7:00pm
Friday NO VISITS
Saturday 12:15pm – 7:00pm
Sunday 12:15pm – 2:15pm, 4:15pm – 7:00pm

Visits start promptly at the appointed time; visitors must be in the lobby on the hour (i.e. 1pm, 2pm). Visitors who arrive late will be offered a “walk-in” visit for the next available slot. If there is none, they may be scheduled for the next available day.
Visits are divided into three 45-minute sessions per week. Visits are by appointment only, on a first come, first-served basis. The jail staff recommends scheduling a visit 24 hours in advance. Visits are scheduled every hour during the times listed above. You may schedule a visit by calling (585) 343-0838.
The maximum amount of visitors is three. All visitors need to presend a valid photo ID and sign in separately. Those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian with a valid photo ID.
All personal belongings must be secured in the vehicle or inside the lockers provided. Visitors are subject to search.
Inmates can only accept correspondence sent via the US Postal Service. All incoming mail will be inspected for contraband. Mail containing stickers, crayon on the paper or envelope, paperclips, staples, and the like will not be accepted. All mail must include the complete name and address of the sender. To send mail to an inmate, please address it in the following manner:
(Inmate’s Complete Name)
Genesee County Jail
P.O. Box 151
Batavia, NY 14021-0151

Sex Offender Search & Lookup:

Federal law mandates that sex offenders must provide their information to local law enforcement for entry in the state sex offender registry and the national sex offender database. A sex offender is defined as a person who has been convicted of a sexually motivated offense such as rape, prostitution, and sex trafficking. In Genesee County, anyone can locate sex offenders in the area by searching the New York State Sex Offender Registry. Keep in mind that not all offenders comply with the registration law. Some records may only have last known addresses listed.

Bail and Bail Bond Agents:

The money or bond that is paid to the court in exchange for a defendant’s temporary release while awaiting trial is called bail. This payment is required by the court in order to guarantee the defendant’s appearance at all of his court dates. The bail will be refunded after the trial minus a 3% administrative fee. However, if the defendant fails to show up as promised, the court will revoke the bail, forfeit the payment, and issue a warrant for his arrest. If bail cannot be posted, then the defendant must stay inside the jail while the trial is ongoing until the case is dismissed or he is released.
Paying bail can be done using different forms of money in one transaction. This is because the New York courts will only accept the exact amount and not provide change. The following are the modes of payment that are accepted:

  • US Cash
  • Cashier’s Check (the amount should not be larger than the bail amount)
  • money order from a bank or Western Union (each order must not be more than $1000, multiple orders allowed)
  • Debit Card
  • Credit Card (plus an 8% processing fee)
    A defendant who cannot post bail on his own can pay a bond agent to secure his release. The bond fee is non-refundable but easily calculated. The New York State Insurance Department regulates bond agents and their fees are set in a tiered system.
    A $200-bond or less has a fee of $10.
    A $3000-bond or less has a fee equal to 10% of the bail amount.
    A $3001 to $10000-bond has a fee equal to 10% of the first $3000 and 8% of the remaining bail.
    A bond higher than $10000 has a fee equal to 10% of the first $3000, 8% of the amount between $3000 and $10000, and 6% of the remaining amount.
    Here’s an example:
    To calculate the fee for a $15000 bond, you need to calculate (10% x $3000) + (8% x $7000) + (6% x $5000). The fee then is $1160.

    Genesee County Probation Department
    Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
    Office:Genesee County Probation Department
    Location:15 Main Street, Batavia, New York, 14020
    Phone:585-344-2550
    Fax:585-343-5839
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    Genesee County Jail Statistics
    Number of Persons Confined87
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    Full time payroll24
    Full time total employees24
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    Other operating expendituresnot applicable
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    Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
    Year of original constructionnot applicable
    Year of major renovationnot applicable
    Name of new facilitynot applicable

    Address: 14 WEST MAIN STREET BATAVIA NY 14021

    Genesee County Unemployment and Median Household Income
    Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201629,892/td>
    Number Employed Annual Average, 201628,526
    Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,366
    Unemployment Rate, 20164.6
    Median Household Income Annual Average, 201553,771/td>
    Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
    Genesee County Poverty Data
    Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20147,618
    Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201513.4
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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