Officer Down Rescue Instructor Training

Officers Todd O’Neil and Jacob Gaylord were among 22 Law Enforcement and Fire rescue personnel who attended the Officer Down Rescue Instructor training presented by Tactical EMS. The 3 day training sponsored by the Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council Read More …

2019 Cruiser Convoy

On Saturday June 8th 2019, Officers Jacob Gaylord, Timothy Grady and Jose Gonzalez participated in the yearly Massachusetts Special Olympics Cruiser Convoy. This year the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Office was tasked with coordinating the Cruiser Convoy for departments in Western Read More …

Boy Scouts Distinguished Citizen Award

On May 23, 2019, Sheriff Bowler was very honored to be the recipient of the 2019 Western Massachusetts Council, Boy Scouts of America, Distinguished Citizen Award at a reception held at Pittsfield Country Club. State Rep. William “Smitty” Pignatelli served Read More …

SCAM ALERT

The Berkshire County Sheriff’s Office does not call people to solicit money and we do not threaten arrest over the phone.  Also please be aware about scam IRS calls threatening arrest and scammers calling claiming your family members are in Read More …

Sheriff Bowler Swears In SRT Team

On Wednesday Mat 24, 2018 Sheriff Thomas Bowler swore in members of the Berkshire County Special Response Team “SRT” as Deputy Sheriff’s in Berkshire County. The SRT Team would not be possible without the support of the Sheriff and local Read More …

911 Memorial

The 911 Memorial proudly built and displayed on the grounds of the Berkshire County Jail and House of Correction as a collaborative effort between Berkshire County Sheriff’s Office staff and inmates participating in the landscape maintenance program run by Berkshire Read More …

Rescue Team Drills, Seeks Volunteers

Members of the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Underwater Search and Rescue Team, under the direction of team coordinator Assistant Deputy Superintendent Thomas Grady and Chief of Diving Operations Bob Lamb, gathered at the Housatonic River in Glendale to conduct a swift Read More …

Community Service Crews Make Big Difference

Throughout Berkshire County, the Sheriff’s Community Service Work Crews save communities, schools and nonprofit agencies thousands of dollars each year, while also teaching inmates valuable work skills that can be put into play after their release. “They get a tremendous Read More …