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Investigations Section

Lieutenant Steve Grossi
Lieutenant Steve Grossi

Lieutenant Steve Grossi grew up in New York and graduated High School in 1980. After graduating, he joined the military and served as a US paratrooper with the US Army's 82nd Airborne Division.

After being honorably discharged, Steve began attending college at Valley Forge Christian College where he was studying for his degree in Theology and Pastoral Studies.

In 1987, Steve started his career in law enforcement with the Port Authority Police Department of New York and New Jersey. In 2001, Steve was present on that fateful day when terrorists attacked the World Trade Center, which was owned and operated by his department.

In June 2002, Steve was assigned to the Port Authority Police Academy as an instructor and was instrumental in teaching hundreds of police recruits.

In 2003, Steve was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and was assigned to the New York Airports where he acted in the capacity of patrol sergeant as well as Crew Chief for all Aircraft Emergencies.

In 2005, Steve was transferred to the Central Command Police Desk and monitored all activities at all 13 Port Authority Precincts. While at the Central Command desk, Steve acted as liaison between the Administration and all Media Relations Information outlets.

In August of 2006, Steve was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and was assigned as the Executive Officer in charge of the Special Operations Division. While supervising SOD, Steve oversaw the deployment of all specialize units such as Emergency Services, Explosive Detection Teams, Motorcycle Units and the Commercial Vehicle Inspection Teams.

In April 2010, Steve accepted a transfer to the Internal Affairs Unit, where he and his team were responsible for investigating any allegation of misconduct against any member of the 2000-member police force.

In March of 2013, Steve retired with the rank of Lieutenant and moved his wife Jennifer and 3 boys Jack, Matthew and Joey to California. In June 2014, Steve started with the Sutter County Sheriff's Office as a Deputy. In March 2015, Steve joined the investigations unit as a Detective, where he worked until he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in February 2019.

Steve enjoys watching the NY Jets and Yankees, traveling and just being around his family.

Contact Information

Lieutenant Steve Grossi
Sutter County Sheriff's Office
1077 Civic Center Boulevard
Yuba City, CA 95993

Phone: (530) 822-7300
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