Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces the promotion of Scott Lombardo to the rank of Sergeant in the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office.
Sergeant Lombardo, a 15 year veteran with the Sheriff’s Office was promoted to his new rank on October 7, 2013.
Sergeant Lombardo began his career as a corrections officer at the Putnam County Correctional Facility. He later became a deputy sheriff assigned as a uniformed deputy to the department’s Patrol Division. Among the duties he performed over the years, Sergeant Lombardo was a member of the Marine Patrol, the Motorcycle Unit and served as a school resource officer assigned to the Henry H. Wells Middle School in Brewster for approximately three years. Additionally, he is a trained fire investigator.
In his new position, Sergeant Lombardo supervises members of the Patrol Division and oversees the daily activities of the deputies in his squad.
Sheriff Smith expressed his confidence in Sergeant Lombardo saying, “We are proud to promote Sergeant Lombardo. He possesses the personal and professional traits necessary to be an effective law enforcement leader. Having received a vast array of training, he is well prepared to react to any emergency and supervise deputies in their assigned duties.”