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Ulster County Sheriff’s Office Holds 7th Annual Pre-Camp Picnic

Jun 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

On Wednesday, June 18, Sheriff Paul VanBlarcum hosted campers from Ulster County, along with their families, at the 7th Annual Sheriff’s Pre-Camp Picnic at the Ulster County Law Enforcement Center in Kingston, NY. The picnic gave the children the opportunity to meet other campers before departure for camp on July 13 and to learn about […]

Virginia Fugitive Arrested in Ulster County

Feb 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office have arrested Lauren E. Kosonen, 25, in Kerhonkson. On February 18th 2014 at 4:05 pm Kosonen was charged as a fugitive from Justice by the Sheriff’s Office. Deputies became aware that Kosonen had been residing in the area and that she was currently being sought by the commonwealth of Virginia […]

Holiday Safety Tips From Ulster County Sheriff and District Attorney

Nov 17th, 2013 | By | Category: General Interest

Ulster County Sheriff Paul VanBlarcum and District Attorney D. Holley Carnright Urge Safety Precautions During the Holiday Shopping Season As the holiday shopping season comes upon us, Ulster County Sheriff Paul J. VanBlarcum and Ulster County District Attorney D. Holley Carnright remind shoppers of holiday shopping safety tips. This is to make your holiday shopping […]

Ulster County Sheriff’s Cadets Compete, Place in Statewide Competition

Nov 4th, 2013 | By | Category: In Your Town

On Saturday October 26, 2013 Explorer cadets from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office participated in the “Statewide Explorer Stations Day” in Solvay, NY. This is an event where Explorer Cadets from all over the state participate in a competition that judges their ability to utilize their training and skills, learned in the Explorer Program, to […]

Ulster County Comptroller Says Inmate Funds Can Be Better Managed

Oct 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Ulster County Comptroller Elliott Auerbach has issued a report which examines the Ulster County Inmate Accounts managed by the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office (UCSO). The Report points out that cash collected from inmates, or on their behalf, did ultimately reconcile to the UCSO’s accounting. However, the Report concludes that the UCSO needs to employ better […]

Ulster County Sheriff Offers Two Potentially Life Saving Programs for Domestic Violence Victims

Oct 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, about 1.3 million women are victimized by domestic violence every year. Here in Ulster County, 3,180 incidents of domestic violence were reported during 2012 and 2,114 incidents as of October 1, 2013. This October, as we mark the 27th commemoration of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Ulster County […]

New York State Snowmobile Certification Course in Ulster County

Oct 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Community Calendar

Ulster County Sheriff’s Office will be sponsoring a New York State Young Operators and Adult Certification Course for snowmobiles.  It is offered free of charge and takes place on consecutive Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the locations specified:  October 26, Tillson Firehouse, 5 Tillson Rd., Tillson; November 2, West Hurley Firehouse, 24 […]

Ulster County Sheriff Helps to Promote Firearm Safety

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

Sheriff Paul J. Van Blarcum announced that the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office has joined thousands of law enforcement agencies throughout the United States in participating in the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s (NSFF) Project ChildSafe Program. Project ChildSafe is a nationwide program that promotes safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners through the […]

Wednesday Morning Crash Claims Life of Ulster County Man

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

Deputies and detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office were called to investigate a fatal accident that occurred early Wednesday morning on Route 209 in the Town of Marbletown. According to detectives, an 18-wheel tractor-trailer was traveling southbound on Route 209 when it collided with a northbound pickup truck head-on near the intersection of Whitelands […]

4 Graduate Ulster County Sheriff K9 Training School

Jul 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Sheriff Paul J. Van Blarcum announced the completion of a 14-week K9 training school sponsored by the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office.  The school trained new K9 officers and their canine partners in police patrol, tracking, and article searches/scent detection. The school was held at the Ulster County Community College’s Stone Ridge and Business Resource Center […]