During the upcoming Independence day Holiday Weekend, deputies will be conducting periodic security checks of religious facilities, train stations, commuter parking lots, bus routes, shopping centers, and public parks where holiday events may be held; beginning on Friday, July 3 and ending on Sunday evening, July 5.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that 16 children from Putnam County will be attending the 2015 Summer Camp Program from July 19 through July 251h.
The Sheriffs’ Summer Camp is provided by The New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute. The camp program is designed to provide a solid recreational experience combined with the development of a sense of good citizenship. This will mark the 38th year of the operation of the camp.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith and Town of Carmel Police Department Chief Michael Cazzari report that their departments will be jointly conducting sobriety checkpoints along area roadways during the upcoming Fourth of July weekend. The announcement of the planned checkpoints is aimed at deterring intoxicated or impaired driving and is part of a statewide STOP DWI Crackdown effort.
A Community Event To Benefit The Men And Women Who’ve Served Our Great Country Both Past And Present.
Mahopac Marine, with support from the Putnam County Sheriff’s Dept Marine Unit and the Putnam County PBA, is holding the Innagural Armed Forces Appreciation Festival on beautiful Lake Mahopac. It will include BBQ Picnic with free food for all military personnel and veterans, various contests and a raffle with prizes. The NYS Parks & Rec “Wear-It” boat will be giving out free ice cream to the first 200 children they find wearing their life jackets! And Mahopac Marina will have a snack barge selling food and drinks with 100% of the proceeds donated to the Disabled American Veterans. Donations will accepted throughout the day and 100% of the funds passed along.
The highlight of the day will be a boat raft-off starting in the Mahopac Marina Cove around 12PM
Sheriff Donald Smith will judge the boats to determine the winner of most patriotic themed vessel decorated with red white and blue. A trophy will be awarded to the winner!
Stay tuned and download the Mahopac Marina App for your phone to get the most up to date info. Additional details to follow!
Andrew R. Lex (D.O.B – 10/21/90) is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Bench Warrant was issued March 11, 2015 in the Town Of Philipstown Court, to answer the charges of Criminal Possession Of A Controlled Substance 7th (PL 220.03) Lex’s last known location is Mahopac NY.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that the Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported attack upon a teenaged girl in Putnam Valley. The girl, aged 14, was not seriously hurt in the incident.
The victim was reportedly walking her family dog along Timberline Court in Putnam Valley at about 5:00 P.M. on Monday, June 1st, when the attack occurred. The girl reports that an unknown man drove up in a car, got out and grabbed her. A brief struggle ensued and then the suspect got back in his car and drove away.
The victim used a cell phone to call 911. Sheriff’s deputies and state troopers responded to the area and attempted to locate the suspect, without success.
Damien M. Karnes (D.O.B – 08/21/82) is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Bench Warrant was issued September 8, 2011 in the Town Of Putnam Valley Court, to answer the charge of Criminal Contempt 2nd (PL 215.50). Karnes’s last known location is Fairport NY.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith and Town of Carmel Police Department Chief Michael Cazzari report that their departments will be jointly conducting sobriety checkpoints along area roadways during the upcoming Memorial Day weekend. The announcement of the planned checkpoints is aimed at deterring intoxicated or impaired driving and is part of a statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown effort.