Criminal Matters

The Carmel Justice Court handles all misdemeanor cases when the crime has been committed in the Town of Carmel.  Criminal Court is typically held on Monday or Tuesday nights starting at 6:00 PM every other week.   

These matters are prosecuted by the Putnam County District Attorneys office.

Anyone who feels they may qualify for Legal Aid may contact the Putnam County Legal Aid Society at 19 Fair Street, Carmel, New York 10512 telephone no. 845-225-8466 prior to your court appearance.