Postmaster arrested in Salt Point


NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Richard L. Mazzone
Troop K Commander

 

 

845-677-7300

 

 

 

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

Pleasant Valley, New York – On July 15, 2019, the New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Robert L. Simone, age 57, of Poughkeepsie, NY, for Unlawful Surveillance in the 2nd degree, a class E felony.

Investigation determined Robert Simone, while employed as Postmaster of the Salt Point Post Office, used an electronic recording device to unlawfully surveil one known victim at the Post Office located on Cottage Street in the town of Pleasant Valley.

Simone was arraigned before the town of Pleasant Valley Court, and remanded by the Honorable Justice Sears to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 secure bond.  Simone is next scheduled to appear before the Court on July 23, 2019, at 5:30 p.m.