Fallen Carmel police officer remembered with street dedication

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Sign at the entrance to police headquarters

CARMEL – Everyone who drives into the Carmel Town Police headquarters will now remember Police Officer Gary Pietropaolo, 29, who was killed in a motorcycle crash on June 7. He was riding his motorcycle in the Town of Kent while off duty when the accident occurred.
Town officials approved the honor with the street dedication this past week.
Pietropaolo graduated from Carmel High School, attended Marist College in Poughkeepsie where he earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and graduated from the Westchester County Police Academy in 2011.
Prior to working in the Carmel department, he was an officer with the SUNY New Paltz Police Department.