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Registered Sex Offender From Verplanck Abused Teenage Boy, Police Say

Kenneth Brody
Kenneth Brody Photo Credit: New York State Police

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A registered sex offender has been remanded to Westchester County Jail after being arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with a teenage boy in Cortlandt, state police said on Monday.

On Friday, April 21, New York State Police and the Westchester County Child Advocacy investigated reports of a sexual offense that had been reported to state police involving 56-year-old Verplanck resident Kenneth Brody, who is a level 2 sex offender.

According to police, during the investigation, it was determined that Brody subjected a teenage boy under the age of 15 to sexual contact on several occasions in the town of Cortlandt.

As a Level 2 threat, the Division of Criminal Justice Services has designated Brody as a “moderate risk of a repeat offense.”

Brody was charged with three felony counts of second-degree criminal sexual act. He was arraigned in the Town of Cortlandt Court and remanded to the Westchester County Jail without bail.

The investigation into Brody is ongoing, state police said, adding that anyone with additional information can contact them at (914) 769-2600.

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