Chief Deputy Christopher Carlin is a graduate of the
FBI National Academy and the FBI Law Enforcement Leadership Development Course. He has obtained his Associates in Applied
Sciences Degree in Criminal Justice from Niagara County Community College and a Bachelor of Sciences Degree from Empire State
College in Criminal Justice Public Administration.
Christopher Carlin is a thirty year veteran of the
military, serving on active duty with the U. S. Army from 1976 to 1979. He has served in the NY Air National Guard and the
Air Force Reserve since 1981. Carlin is assigned as a special agent with the United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations
at Hill AFB, Utah. Following September 11th, 2001, he was activated and mobilized to assignments in Georgia, Washington D.
C. and Salt Lake City for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. He was activated from March to September 2006 and proudly served
in Baghdad, Iraq with the multi-agency task force, Joint Interagency Task Force-High Valued Individuals. Deputy Chief
Christopher Carlin is the author of Protecting Niagara: A History of the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office.