New Milford Cop Resigns After Drug Charges

A New Milford police officer resigned following his arrest last Friday in Elmwood Park.
 
The off-duty officer, Daniel DeMarco, 28, was arrested Friday afternoon in the parking lot of the Elmwood Village Apartment Complex.
 
DeMarco was charged with possession of one bag of crack cocaine, a hypodermic syringe and drug paraphernalia, being under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance and DWI, according to police.

He was released following his arrest.

The Milford Police Department confirmed officer's resignation but had no comment on the officer's arrest.