The Well Armed Woman Shooting Chapters

TWAW Shooting Chapters is a non-profit organization that organizes local groups of women around the country (there are 14 chapters within NYS). They meet monthly to practice, learn and grow as shooters. Creating opportunities for women to be introduced to issues important to them, learn safe gun handling and train together.

Go to and learn more about our local chapter which meets at The Firing Pin in Bergen NY.

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Discounts for First Responders, Active & Retired military

The following dealerships offer discounts:

  • Bob Johnson Chevrolet: $750 Hometown Heroes (Educators, Law Enforcement, Fire Fighters, Paramedics and former Military) Bonus Cash
  • In the north country, FX Caprara: $500 rebate for active & retired military.

Please contact the dealership for more details.

Job Opportunities

We have several opportunities available in the Rochester area. Below are links to apply to the various positions or candidates can go to As always we will assist any new hire with the training they need to get a NYS Guard’s License. We are looking to fill Full Time, Part Time, and Supervisor Positions. We have entry level and experienced positions available as well as summer positions. Please feel free to have your candidates apply online, stop by the Rochester office, or reach out to me directly.

Research Facility

This site requires a Top Secret Clearance and a Valid Driver’s License. Experience in security or a related field is beneficial—full-time-research-and-development-facility—rochester-ny/job

Office Garage

This post is access control and foot patrol for an office building garage. The site does require a valid driver’s license. This is an entry level position—part-time-garage-site—rochester-ny/job

Front Lobby

This is a lobby position for an office complex. Officers will be stationed at a front desk to sign in visitors and monitor the camera system. There is a good amount of customer interaction. This site does require a valid driver’s license—part-time-office-building—rochester-ny/job

Manufacturing Facility

This site is outside of the city of Rochester in Palmyra. It is an overnight position. This is an entry level post.—part-time-manufacturing-site—palmyra-ny/job

Office Building

This is a foot patrol and access control post. This post is entry level.—part-time-office-building—rochester-ny/job

Thank You

Eric Willard
Regional Recruiter
Allied Universal

The 2017 Challenge Coin is NOW AVAILABLE for Preorder

March 2017 579This uniquely shaped coin pays homage to the FAMILY. The FAMILY which is LAW ENFORCEMENT; The FAMILY that is the MCSO and the FAMILY of those who wear our badge.


Because we were able to find a new supplier, we are able to offer the coin at a very reasonable $5.00 each regardless of quantity.

Orders will be filled upon delivery and are first come, first served with an edition of 1,000 pieces.

All proceeds benefit the MCSO Awards Program.

For more information, please contact:

Todd C. Allen
Quartermaster/Procurement Officer/Agency Historian
Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
130 Plymouth Ave., South
Rochester, New York 14614
(585) 753-4001

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Happy Birthday Marie!


If you see Marie Hockreitter on March 12th, please wish her a very happy birthday.

And if you can’t say it in person, cards can be sent to the SOAR Office (170 Mt Read Blvd. Rochester, NY 14611). They will be forwarded to Marie.

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The Blue Knights Want YOU!

Blue Knights New York IV was founded in 1986 by a small group of NYS Corrections officers from Groveland Correctional Facility in Sonyea, NY in Livingston County. Since that time, NY IV has grown to become a vibrant part of the Blue Knights organization.

If you carry a badge and love your motorcycle, please click here for more information about joining an international organization of men and women that feel the same.

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