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Woodstock Woman Busted Shipping Pot to Herself

Jul 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of a Woodstock woman subsequent to a marihuana investigation. Members of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office alerted members of URGENT to a package containing marihuana en route to the Town of Woodstock that had been intercepted in Putnam County. Members of URGENT […]



Monticello Couple Charged After Stealing Left Pocketbook

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Monticello Police arrested Zaquarntri Legrand (56) and Esaw Wise (66) both of Monticello on Friday 7/4/14. Legrand and Wise were each charged with the felonies of grand larceny in the 4th degree (2 counts) and criminal possession of stolen property in the 4th degree (2 counts). The defendants were also charged with misdemeanors for petit […]



Ulster Correctional Inmate Charged as Fugitive From Justice

Jul 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a state prison inmate as a fugitive from justice. This agency was previously informed by the Berks County Sheriff’s Office in Pennsylvania that Jose E. Melendez, 25, formerly of the Bronx and currently an inmate at Ulster Correctional Facility in Napanoch, was wanted by […]



Napanoch Man Charged in Operation Spring Cleaning

Jun 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of an UlsterCounty man subsequent to a heroin sales investigation. In April of 2014 numerous defendants were indicted as a result of OPERATION SPRING CLEANING, an extensive narcotics investigation spanning Ulster County. Some defendants remained at large. Daniel Sanchez, 32, was located […]



Hurley Woman Charged With Promoting Prison Contraband

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

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a Hurley woman as the result of an investigation into contraband being introduced into the Ulster County Jail. On Saturday, June 14, 2014, Ulster County Corrections personnel found JENNIFER LEE MANN, 27, of Hurley, introducing dangerous contraband into the Ulster County Jail during a […]



LaGrange man arrested for felony drug offense

Jun 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of William J. Dubois, age 27 of LaGrange, for felony-level drug possession stemming from an incident at the LaGrange Motel in LaGrange on 6/9/14. On 6/9/14 at approximately 9:30 pm Sheriff’s Deputies went to the LaGrange Motel, located at 192 McDonnell Rd in LaGrange, to attempt to […]



Bronx Man Wanted in Jersey Apprehended in Ulster County

Jun 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriffs Office report the arrest of Charles L. Robinson, A.K.A. Nashaun Dwyer, age 49, of  the Bronx, New York. Robinson was arrested and charged with being a Fugitive From Justice. Robinson is wanted by the Passaic County Sheriff Office in the State of New Jersey for Failure to Maintain Books/Records […]



Florida Sex Offender Charged in Ulster for Failing to Register

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

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriffs Office report the arrest of Richard J. Cocchia, 51 years of age, of Accord on May 26,2014 at 12:40 PM. Cocchia was charged as a Fugitive of Justice. On May 26, 2014 Deputies received information that Cocchia, a Registered Sex Offender in the State of Florida,  was wanted by […]



Wawarsing Man Charged With Felony Assault

May 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriffs Office report the arrest of Robert Santiago age 51 of the Town of Wawarsing. Santiago was charged with assault in the second degree a class D felony. On Saturday May 17th, 2014 at approximately 03:30pm deputies responded to 8112 Route 209 in the Town of Wawarsing for a past […]



Middeltown Man Convicted of Assaulting Trooper

May 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Nigel Murray, 23, of Middletown, was convicted on Friday, May 16, 2014, before County Court Judge Jeffrey G. Berry, in connection with a September 28, 2013 assault that he committed against New York State Trooper Christopher Williams. Murray was convicted of the felony of Assault in the Second Degree and several lesser offenses. Murray faces […]