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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 […]



Saugerties Man charged with Felony DWI following crash

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

State Police in Kingston report the arrest of James M. Kelly, age 48 of Saugerties, following an investigation into a motor vehicle accident on Ulster Avenue in the Village of Saugerties on Saturday May 11, 2014. Kelly was observed traveling west on Ulster Avenue at approximately 9:10 pm, when he struck two unoccupied vehicles that […]



Surveillance Leads to Gun Arrest in Newburgh

Apr 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

On April 26 at approximately 7:03pm City of Newburgh Police Sergeant Aaron Weaver was conducting surveillance in the William St. area when he observed a 21 year old male later identified as City of Newburgh resident Jamel Donaldson possessing a handgun. City of Newburgh Police Officer Hinspeter along with Orange County Sheriff Deputies Kelly and […]



Fugitive From State of Florida Arrested in Ellenville

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

State Police at Ellenville announce the arrest of Edgar O. Mulero of Marion County Florida for violation of probation, a violation of the Criminal Procedure Law. On April 23, 2014 Mulero got involved in a personal injury automobile accident in the Town of Wawarsing.  State Police responded to the scene and after further investigation it […]



Pair Arrested in Monticello Using Stolen Credit Card

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

Monticello Police arrested Lucille Dumas (48) and Reginald Jackson (46) both of Kuaneonga Lake. Dumas was charged with felony criminal possession of stolen property in the 4th degree and misdemeanors for criminal possession of stolen property in the 5th degree and obstructing governmental administration. Jackson was charged with felony criminal possession of stolen property in […]



2 Men Charged With Forged Prescriptions in Sullivan County

Apr 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Monticello Police arrested William Scuderi ,44, of Monticello on Monday April 14. Scuderi was charged with felonies for forgery in the 2nd degree and criminal possession of a forged instrument in the 2nd degree. Scuderi was arrested at 1:30 PM Monday when he attempted to have a forged medical prescription filled at the Rite Aide […]



Newburgh Traffic Stop Leads to Multiple Drug Charges

Apr 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

On April 9, at approximately 7:58pm City of Newburgh Police Officer Carlos Mendez along with Orange County Sheriff Deputy Daniel Volpe were working a joint patrol operation when they stopped a 2000 Ford pickup on Liberty St for failing to signal a turn. They identified the driver as 29 year-old Jose Pallan of the City […]



Woman Charged WIth Illegally Using Company Credit Card

Apr 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Police Briefs

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Rebecca R. Knauer, 24 of Napanoch, NY. Knauer was charged with seven counts of Grand Larceny in the third degree (Class E Felonies) and seven counts of  Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the in the forth degree (Class E Felonies) On March 14th, […]