Deputy Undersheriff Michael Catuosco
Michael J. Catuosco was appointed Deputy Undersheriff for Suffolk County in May 2019. He joined the Suffolk County Sheriff’s leadership team after serving as a Warden on Rikers Island. In his former position, Deputy Undersheriff Catuosco coordinated planning of the Operations Division for the New York City Department of Correction (NYCD), including all facets of financial monitoring, supervision of staff, monitoring overtime and sick leave, and evaluating performance measures. As the Executive Officer for the Deputy Commissioner of Operations, he was responsible for the accountability metrics used in the Total Efficiency Accountability Management System (TEAMS), and the analysis of statistical indicators. During his time with the NYCD, he achieved significant cost savings, and kept overtime within stated quotas, while maintaining the overall safety and security of the facility.
Deputy Undersheriff Catuosco currently oversees Sheriff Toulon’s performance management initiative, providing ongoing analysis of the accountability metrics and reporting system implemented by the County Sheriff in 2018.