New Commander for Troop C

By Candace Chapman

July 22, 2010 Updated Jan 16, 2006 at 10:32 PM EDT

Major Kevin Molinari replaced Major Louis Barbaria as Troop C Commander.

Troop C headquarters is in Sidney. The troop covers the 7 counties of Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga and Tompkins.

Major Molinari has worked as a trooper for 27 years and has spent all but one year with Troop C.

He was the zone commander before this promotion.

Troop C has gone through three command changes since 2003.

Major Louis Barbaria had served about a year and a half before state rules required him to retire at age 57.

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