Town of Windham,Greene County-State Land Protection:
On June 23, Forest Rangers received information from the local police that a large graduation party was being planned in South Mountain State Forest.
Forest Rangers, two New York State troopers, and two sheriff’s deputies arrived at the site at midnight. Police encountered a party with approximately 75 individuals attending, many appeared underage.
Several tickets were issued for possession of an alcoholic beverage by a person under the age of 21. An appearance ticket was also issued for unlawful possession of marijuana. Officers ensured that drivers were not impaired and the party was dispersed.