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Police Say Man Owed Over $19K in Back Child Support

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Robert R. Potter, Sr., 34, of Germantown, NY.  Potter was wanted on four separate Family Court arrest warrants for failing to pay approximately $19,100 in back child support. Deputies were contacted by the Town of Saugerties Police, who developed information indicating Mr. Potter was […]



Ulster County Man Charged After Family Dispute

Jan 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Philip W. Coumbes, Jr., 33 years old, of Cooper Street in the Town of Marbletown. Coumbes was charged with the felonies of criminal contempt in the first degree and aggravated family offense, along with the misdemeanors of assault in the third degree and criminal […]



Ulster County Man Charged With Felony Mischief

Jan 9th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Sirbraxston N. Gaines, age 23, of Port Ewen, NY. Gaines was charged with the Felony of Criminal Mischief in the Third Degree. On January 8, 2015 at around 7:00pm Deputies received a 911 poll for a domestic dispute at 196 Horton Lane in Port […]



Traffic Stop Gets Driver Felony Drug Charges in Ulster County

Jan 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Bashir O. Tucker, 33 years old of Plattekill NY. On January 7, 2015 at 3:30 pm, Tucker was stopped on Route 32 in Tillson, Town of Rosendale for speeding.  He was found to be in possession Cocaine and Marihuana. Tucker was charged with the […]



Two Newburgh men arrested for attempted burglary

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

On January 2, 2015 the New York State Police – Highland BCI arrested 28 year old, Gary Carbone, and 19 year old, Anthony Gooler, both of Newburgh, for Attempted Burglary in the second degree (a class D felony). Investigation found that Gooler and Carbone participated in the attempted burglary of a residence in the Town […]



Arrest Made in Connection With ATV Theft

Jan 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a Connelly man following a several month investigation into the larceny of an all terrain vehicle. In July of this year, this agency began investigating the theft of an all terrain vehicle from a residence in Connelly.  Additional investigation led to evidence indicating after […]



Inmate Charged With Felony Assault in Ulster County Jail

Dec 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Christopher Arrotta, 26 years of age from Port Ewen, NY. Arrotta was charged with the Felony of Assault in the Second Degree. On December 27, 2014 Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Ulster County Correctional Officers that an assault […]



Greenville Woman Arrested for Using Identity Info of Soldier Deployed Overseas

Dec 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Middletown arrested Pearl Smith, age 46, of the Town of Greenville, for Grand Larceny in third degree and Aggravated Identity Theft. Smith became a suspect after her son, a US Army soldier deployed to Afghanistan, reported to troopers that someone had used his identity information to […]



Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest For Kerhonkson Man

Dec 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Officer report the arrest of Kevin A. Schoonmaker, 27 years old, of Kerhonkson, NY. Schoonmaker was charged with two counts of the felony of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree. On November 28th, 2014 at approximately 6:45 PM Deputies stopped a vehicle occupied by Mr. […]



Albany Man Charged With Bail Jumping in Ulster

Nov 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of David L. Pearson, 22 years old, of Albany, NY. Pearson was charged with the Felony of Bail Jumping 2nd. This occurred on November 12th 2014 at 5:30pm. Deputies arrested Mr. Pearson on a bench warrant for the Felony of Forgery 2nd degree after he failed to […]