Edmund B. Wutzer

Director of Victim Notification Services

Ed joined the NYS Sheriffs’ Institute in 1997 upon his retirement from a 37-year career in criminal justice. He is responsible for securing funding and coordinating the VINE Victim Notification Program in 60 County Correctional Facilities in New York State. Ed was Director of the NYS Division of Probation and Correctional Alternatives from 1983 to 1993. He served as Chairman of the New York State Commission of Correction from 1993 to 1997. Ed also served in the US Army Reserve for 32 years, retiring at the rank of Colonel as Chief of Staff of the 8th Medical Brigade.