About the Financial Crimes Unit Bureau Chief
Eric M. Galarneau has served as an Assistant District Attorney in Albany County since 1999. During his career he has served in many capacities, including Bureau Chief of the Major Offense Unit and the Street Crimes Unit. In December 2016 ADA Galarneau took over as the Bureau Chief for the Financial Crimes Unit. Mr. Galarneau also oversees the Public Integrity Bureau.
In addition to his duties as Bureau Chief, Mr. Galarneau also oversees long term investigations, some of which involve the use of court-authorized electronic surveillance and wiretapping.
Mr. Galarneau received his J.D. from Albany Law School in 1997. He received a B.A. Degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada in 1994.