Sheriff Donald B. Smith


Donald Blaine Smith
Brigadier General
United States Army (Retired)
Putnam County Sheriff
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Mahopac Man Charged in Sexual Abuse of Teen

Daniel G. Moloney, Jr.

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a Mahopac man has been arrested on charges that he sexually abused a 14-year-old girl. Mr. Daniel G. Moloney, Jr., aged 30, of 365 East Lake Boulevard, is accused of allegedly victimizing the girl–described as a family friend–in his home.

Based upon the victim’s allegations, Sheriff’s investigators obtained and executed a search warrant for Mr. Moloney’s home on October 12th. The next day, Mr. Moloney surrendered himself at the Sheriff’s Office, accompanied by his attorney. He was arrested and arraigned before Town of Carmel Justice Joseph Spofford, who set bail in the amount of $40,000.00, which was posted to secure his release.

The defendant is facing two counts of sexual abuse in the first degree and one count of criminal sexual act in the first degree. Those offenses are class B felonies, which are punishable by up to 25 years’ imprisonment upon conviction.

Danbury Man Faces Driving While Intoxicated Charge

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Danbury man on a Driving While Intoxicated charge.

On October 17, 2016 at 4:03 a.m., Deputy Sheriff Kevin Radovich stopped a motorist who had committed a traffic violation on Route 6 in the Town of Southeast.

New York City Man Arrested on Drug and Weapon Charges in Mahopac

Julio A. Garcia

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that the Sheriff’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit (“NEU”) has arrested a New York City man on drug and weapon charges in Mahopac. Mr. Julio A. Garcia, aged 37, of Coral Reef Way in Queens, is facing felony charges in the case.

The arrest occurred at about 11:30 PM on October 13th, after sheriff’s deputies pulled over the car Mr. Garcia was driving along Route 6N in Mahopac for traffic infractions. During the vehicle stop, deputies determined that Mr. Garcia was driving outside the restrictions of a conditional license, stemming from a prior conviction earlier this year for driving while impaired by alcohol.

Upon further investigation, deputies found that Mr. Garcia was allegedly in possession of 15 plastic bags containing cocaine and one plastic bag containing a quantity of the synthetic drug MDMA (also known as “ecstasy”). In addition, he was allegedly found to have a loaded .380 caliber semi-automatic pistol within the vehicle.

Philipstown Man Faces Drug Possession Charge

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Philipstown man on a charge of drug possession.

On September 22, 2016 at 8:28 a.m., Deputy Sheriff Jonathan Irwin stopped a motorist who had committed a traffic violation on Route 301 in the Town of Philipstown.

Connecticut Man Faces Drug Possession Charge

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Connecticut man on a charge of drug possession.

On September 25, 2016 at 2:06 a.m., Deputy Sheriff Jonathan Irwin stopped a motorist who had committed a traffic violation on Sodom Road in the Town of Southeast.

Bronx Man Charged With Drug Possession

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Bronx man on narcotics possession charges.

Yorktown Man Charged With Boating While Intoxicated

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Yorktown man accused of operating a watercraft while under the influence of alcohol.

Carmel Man Charged With Burglary

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Carmel man on a charge of burglary.

On August 29, 2016, a burglary was reported at the Xclusive Cuts establishment located at 880 South Lake Boulevard in Mahopac. An investigation revealed that entry had been gained through a side door and money was stolen from the cash register and workstation cubby.

Putnam Valley Woman Faces Felony Drug Charge

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Putnam Valley woman on a felony drug possession charge.

Carmel Man Charged With Grand Larceny

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Carmel man on a charge of Grand Larceny.

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by Dr. Radut