Carmel Town Court

The Town of Carmel is located in southeastern Putnam County, just north of Westchester County. It has a population of about 37 thousand and occupies about 41 square miles. The Putnam County Courthouse was built in 1814 and is the second oldest working courthouse in New York State. A new court complex was recently completed. The town is noteworthy for being the home of Putnam Hospital Center, a regional hospital, Arms Acres, a 129-bed residential alcoholism and substance abuse treatment facility, and the Centennial Golf Club, a 27 hole championship course.

The Crime Rate in Carmel is about 2 on a scale of 1 to 10. Lower means less crime. The U.S. average is 3. By comparison, New York City rates a 6. The Town has its own police force. It is also served by the New York State Police and Putnam County Sheriff’s Departments. The Town Court handles mostly criminal and traffic matters. It also has jurisdiction over landlord and tenant disputes, building code violations and small claims. A typical criminal calendar includes matters such as DWI and DUI, petit larceny, assault, harassment, trespass, unlicensed operation and drug possession. The courthouse is located as follows:

Carmel Town (Justice) Court, 60 McAlpin Avenue, Mahopac, NY 10541, Phone (845) 628-1500, Fax (845) 628-4550, WWW Link

If you are a suspect or arrested for a crime it is vital that you obtain legal representation as soon as possible. Most offenders in the local courts are new to the criminal justice system and have no idea how it works. They are typically intimidated by the police and completely unaware of their rights or how to exercise them. The Law Office of Jared Altman can assist you throughout every stage of the proceeding. Criminal defense attorney Jared Altman is thoroughly experienced and will personally handle the details of your criminal or DWI case from its initial investigation through trial and appeal if warranted. He will assert your rights and ensure that you are afforded every benefit the criminal justice system can be made to offer an accused.

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