Sheriff Urges Vigilance in Light of the Mass Shooting in Maine

Dear residents of Putnam County,

In light of the tragic mass shooting in Maine last night, I want to emphasize the importance of staying vigilant and reporting any suspicious activity immediately. Your safety is our top priority, and we rely on your help to maintain a secure community.

In an emergency, call 911.

If you notice anything unusual or have concerns about someone's behavior, please don't hesitate to contact our office at 845 225-4300.

We have dedicated personnel ready to receive your calls and address potential threats. You can also use the County's threat assessment website,, to report any suspicious activity, making it even more convenient to share information with us.

Remember, your vigilance and prompt reporting can make a significant difference in preventing potential incidents. Let's work together to keep Putnam County safe and secure for everyone.

Sheriff Kevin J. McConville