Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office will now be cracking down on businesses in violation of state operation guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic.
Chairman of the Herkimer County Legislature, Vincent Bono, says the sheriff’s office will investigate complaints and issue warnings to those not in compliance with essential business guidelines.
After the initial warning, further penalties will have to be enforced by individual municipalities.
To file a complaint, call the sheriff’s office at 315-867-1167.
For information on essential business guidelines, or how to file complaints with the state, visit: health.ny.gov.