Contact Us

Reporting Crimes

Please do not use this form to report crimes. If you have a complaint or you wish to speak with a deputy, please call (845) 225-4300. DO NOT use this form to report crimes in progress. Messages received from this form are usually only read during normal business hours.

Sheriff McConville

If you are requesting that Sheriff McConville appear at a function, it is best to send a letter on your organization’s letterhead to:

Sheriff Kevin McConville
Putnam County Sheriff’s Department
3 County Center
Carmel, NY 10512

Quality of Service

If you would like to send a Quality of Service report to the Sheriff’s Office, click here.

Freedom Of Information Law (FOIL) request

(police records request)

New York State’s Freedom of Information Law (Public Officers Law §87 et. seq.) allows members of the public to access records of governmental agencies. FOIL provides a process for the review and copying of an agency’s records. More information about the Freedom of Information Law can be found at: The NY Department of State.

You can make requests via this website by:


If you are looking for employment information, The Putnam County Personnel Department posts exam notifications.

No patch requests please.

Pistol license information

For pistol license application information call 845-808-4321 or email.

Handgun Safety Course

Information can be found at the handgun safety course page.
DO NOT use the form below to register for the course. It won’t work.

Good Conduct Letter

The form and instructions to obtain a good conduct letter cam be found here.

New York State

If you’re attempting to contact one of the other Putnam Counties please try here:

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