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Susan Plonski Appointed Ulster County Commissioner of Public Works

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

Ulster County Executive Mike Hein made an historic appointment of the first woman to lead the Ulster County Department of Public Works, Susan Plonski.  Currently, she leads the Contract Management Division within the Ulster County Attorney’s Office. Upon assuming the role of Commissioner she will oversee more than 200 departmental employees. “We are fortunate to […]



Ellenville Man Charged With Heroin Sales

Feb 7th, 2015 | By | Category: Police Briefs

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 heroin investigation. Ellenville Police and URGENT received complaints in regard to heroin sales involving a male known as “Leo” in the Ellenville area. URGENT initiated an investigation and conducted an undercover buy operation. “Leo” was […]



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 […]