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Ulster County Horse Owner Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case

Feb 7th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Connie Dirago, 59, of Plattekill, Ulster County, was sentenced in Hamptonburgh Town Court before Town Justice Richard Golden, after her guilty plea to five counts of animal cruelty arising from her neglect of more than thirty horses on a property that she had been renting. The court sentenced Darigo to three years of probation; ordered […]



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 […]



4 Arrested After Plattekill Heroin Sales Investigation

Nov 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENNFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (URGENT) and members of the Town of Plattekill Police assigned to URGENT report the arrest of several persons subsequent to a heroin sales investigation. Members of URGENT, Plattekill Police and the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office have received numerous complaints, calls for service and anonymous tips in […]



3,000 Birds Rescued From Cock-Fighting Ring in Plattekill

Feb 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

One of the largest cock-fighting operations in New York State history was broken up Sunday in the Town of Plattekill. Authorities, which include members from the New York State Attorney General’s Office, Ulster County Sheriff’s Office and the Ulster County SPCA, seized what they believe to be nearly 3,000 cock-fighting birds. Yesterday hundreds of empty […]



Modena Man Charged With Rape and Burglary

Nov 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:17 AM the Town of Plattekill Police Department responded to an Ulster County 911 call of an elderly woman being forcibly raped in her home by an unknown male.  Members of the New York State Police and the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office subsequently responded to the scene.  The victim […]



Four Charged After Marijuana Sale Goes Bad

Aug 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The State Police at Highland arrested three Wallkill residents for Robbery in the second degree. Nicholas J. Sisco,18, Kyle A. Velders, 17, and Pasquale J. Degiorgio, 19, were arrested early Sunday evening.  The three allegedly met the victim in Plattekill to buy marijuana from him.  During the transaction, the three reportedly took marijuana, a cell […]



Fire Destroys Two Family Home In Plattekill

Mar 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

A Sunday morning fire destroyed a two family apartment building and left five residents without a home. Seven fire companies battled a blaze at 254 Quaker Street in Plattekill for about an hour before it was extinguished. Officials believe the fire started on a stove in one of the units. Those residents needing shelter were […]



Three Arrested in Connection With Plattekill Burglary

Jul 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The New York State Police at Highland, NY announce the arrests of Eric Morgan, 21, Grace Wyant, 27, and Fernando Delacruz, 58, all of Clintondale, NY. Morgan was charged with Burglary in the second degree; Wyant was charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the fourth degree; and Delacruz was charged with Criminal Possession […]



Wednesday Evening Crash Leaves One Dead in Plattekill

Jan 19th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

A Wednesday evening head on collision on Route 32 in Plattekill has left an elderly woman dead and one man injured. Police received a 911 call from a what Town of Plattekill Police Chief Jack Ryan is calling a good samaritan, of a man driving on Route 32 northbound in Plattekill erratically and crossing over […]