Daily Hudson Valley News » Ulster County

Posts Tagged ‘ Ulster County ’

Ulster County Wants Residents to be Ready for Impending Weather

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

At the Ulster County Department of Public Works, County Executive Mike Hein reviewed Ulster County’s preparedness for the impending snowstorm which is slated to reach the Hudson Valley this afternoon and last through Wednesday.  The snowstorm is expected to be at its peak tonight through Tuesday morning with the Hudson Valley seeing potentially 2-3 inches […]



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 […]



Wanted Man Arrested on Felony Drug Charges in Ellenville

Jan 9th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (U.R.G.E.N.T.) report the arrest of an Ellenville man subsequent to a narcotics investigation. Members of URGENT and Ellenville Police received a tip in regard to a wanted person, Jesus LaSanta, selling heroin from a residence on Burlinson Avenue in the Village of Ellenville. LaSanta was wanted […]



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 […]



Ulster County Conducts Child Support Sweep

Jan 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report additional arrests in this agency’s ongoing effort, in conjunction with the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office and Ulster County Department of Social Services Child Support Enforcement Unit, to apprehend parents with outstanding warrants for nonpayment of child support. Between October 1st and December 31st, this agency arrested […]



Ulster County Man Charged With Felony DWI After Hitting Pole

Jan 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Michael A. Coffey, 27 years old, of Ulster Park, New York. Coffey was charged with the Felonies of Driving While Intoxicated and Tampering with Physical Evidence and the Misdemeanors of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree and Criminal Possession of […]



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 […]



Prescription Medication Drop Off Program Collects Over 50 pounds of Meds

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

Sheriff Paul J. Van Blarcum reports the Prescription Medication Drop-Off Program that he initiated for the Sheriff’s Office has collected approximately 56 pounds of prescription medication since its inception earlier this year. The Prescription Medication Drop-Off Program gives people a place to dispose of their unused prescription medications instead of flushing them down the drain […]



Ulster County Police Officer Justified in Shooting Suspect after High Speed Pursuit

Dec 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced today that his office has concluded its investigation regarding a police officer in Ulster County who discharged his service weapon three times at 20 year old Brandon Rifenburg on April 15, 2014. It was alleged that Rifenburg had led Ulster County Deputy Sheriffs and New York State […]