Ulster County

Melanie S. Mullins, Coordinator
Deborah Stitt, Administrator
Sandra Daw, Sr. Probation Assistant
733 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401

2017 Victim's Impact Panel

  • January 30, 2017 (snow date 2/6/17)
  • March 6, 2017 (snow date 3/13/17) 
  • April 3, 2017 
  • May 1, 2017
  • June 5, 2017
  • July – no Panel 
  • August 7, 2017
  • September 11, 2017
  • October 2, 2017
  • November 6, 2017
  • December 4, 2017

Pre-registration is required by calling STOP DWI (845) 340-3448

  • Registration starts @ 6:30 pm
  • Panel begins @ 7:00 pm 
  • Held at UCLEC, 380 Boulevard, Kingston, NY 12401

Walk-ins, late registrants and registrants without full registration fee will not be admitted.


Kingston, NY – Ulster County Executive Mike Hein is pleased to announce Ulster County’s 2015 TOP COP award winners. The awards were issued 04/13/16 at a ceremony during the Mid-Hudson Region Enforcement/Prosecution Conference held at Anthony’s Pier 9, New Windsor, NY.

The ceremony, sponsored by the Mid-Hudson Region STOP-DWI Coordinators, was held in recognition of those law enforcement officers who have excelled in their region.

“I want to congratulate all the honorees recognized at the 2015 TOP COP Awards Ceremony and thank them for their service,” said County Executive Hein.  “Ulster County is fortunate to have professional law enforcement personnel whom are dedicated to protecting Ulster County residents.  It is a privilege to honor them and thank them for their commitment and service.  I want to personally congratulate Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum and his outstanding team, Captain James Michael and the New York State Troopers, as well as the many other courageous law enforcement officers in our towns throughout Ulster County.”

Ulster County awards were presented by Melanie S. Mullins, Ulster County STOP DWI Coordinator in the following categories:


               1st place – Officer Donald Corso, Shawangunk Police Department                                                                 

               2nd place – Officer Peter Boutros, Lloyd Police Department


               1st place- Deputy Kyle Frano                                                                      

               2nd place- Deputy Joseph Stock

               NYS POLICE- Troop F:          

               1st place – Trooper Mark D. Baney

               2nd Place- Trooper Matthew J. Fertoli

SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD was also presented to:

Officer Michael Rizzo, New Paltz Police Department for Exemplary Service                                                                                                      

Awards are based on total of DWI related arrests made between October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015.

Assisting with the presentations were: Police Chief Frank Petrone, Shawangunk Police Department; Police Chief Joseph Snyder, New Paltz Police Department, Under Sheriff  Michael Freer UC Sheriff’s Office; and Captain James Michael, NYS Police Troop F. 

4-29-15:  Traffic Expo and Kingston High School.  Photos are Battle of the Belts, Chalk the Block,  Field Sobriety testing and VIP.  Police cadets rode with students and had them drive with goggles and then had them text a friend while driving as well.


Sign at Deitz Stadium


Children's Event at Forsyth Park/ Zoo

Health Fair at Ulster County Community College