Oswego man charged with criminal contempt, endangering the welfare of a child

On Sept. 6, 2017, State Police in Fulton began an investigation into a violation of a court order. On Sept. 15, 2017, Investigators charged 36-year-old Daniel Pyne, Jr., from Oswego, with one count of endangering the welfare of a child and eight counts of second-degree criminal contempt, both class “A” misdemeanors.

The charges stem from […]

Verona traffic stop leads to DWAI charge

Oneida based state police charged a Westmoreland man with DWAI-drugs following a traffic stop in the Town of Verona Wednesday evening.

At approximately 8:05 p.m. Sept. 13, Trooper Jeremy Nash was patrolling on State Route 31 in Verona when he observed a 2016 Ford Focus make a wide turn from Mills Road onto Route 31 […]

Ball secures independent ballot line

John Ball, Acting Sheriff and Undersheriff

The John Ball for Madison County Sheriff campaign today announced that Acting Sheriff/Undersheriff John Ball has secured a third party independent line on this year’s ballot named the People’s Pick.

Volunteers from the campaign obtained over one thousand signatures throughout Madison County to get the People’s Pick line.


Schneiderman: In wake of Equifax breach, Albany must pass New York Data Security Act

Bill Has Earned Support Of Partnership For NYC And Cybersecurity Experts

Read More About the Bill Here

Raising our guard vs. mega-breaches

By Eric T. Schneiderman

The massive Equifax data breach made millions of Americans feel extraordinarily vulnerable.

More than 140 million Americans — that’s more than half the adults in the country, including […]

Oswego County man arrested on child pornography charges

On Sept. 14, 2017, the New York State Police in Pulaski arrested Joseph T. Molski, 56, of 6828 SR-3, Town of Richland for Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (Possession of Child Pornography).

The arrest occurred as a result of an investigation by State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Troop D Computer Crime Unit […]

State police seek public assistance with identifying larceny suspect

State Police in Fulton are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a suspect in a larceny investigation.

State Police in Fulton are asking for assistance in identifying the pictured female suspect. On September 5, 2017 at approximately 7:42 a.m., the suspect entered the Refuel gas station on State Route 3 in the Town of […]

Schneiderman announces release of firstever biennial report of NYAG Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit

Biennial Report Released As Part Of A.G. Schneiderman’s Commitment To Transparency

Report Provides Overview Of Cases Assessed By Special Investigations And Prosecutions Unit Under Executive Order No. 147, New Statistical Data, And Other Disclosures

Today, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the release of the Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit’s first ever […]

Schneiderman announces $800k settlement with Energy Plus

Energy Plus overcharged New Yorkers on energy costs, despite promising savings; many New Yorkers ultimately paid hundreds more per year; Schneiderman’s ongoing investigation into ESCOs has returned $5 million to New Yorkers, offers tips to protect public from unscrupulous ESCOs

As part of a wider investigation into energy service companies, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman today […]

Schneiderman launches formal investigation into Equifax breach

More than 8 million New Yorkers affected by Equifax data breach

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued a consumer alert following the report that Equifax Inc., one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies, experienced a massive breach affecting 143 million Americans and more than 8 million New Yorkers.

As part of a formal […]

Sheriff’s Office to host open house to commemorate NYS Sheriff’s Week

John Ball, Acting Sheriff and Undersheriff

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proclaimed the week of Sept. 17 through 23, 2017, to be Sheriff’s Week in New York state. Sheriff’s Week celebrates the significant contributions made by the office of sheriff in county government and in the statewide criminal justice system.

“The Office of Sheriff is […]

Hastings man arrested following a violent physical domestic incident

On Sept. 11, 2017, the New York State Police arrested Michael P. Mulcahy III, 30, from Hastings, for the following charges:

Rape 1st degree, a class “B” felony Grand Larceny 4th degree, a class “E” felony Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, a class “A” misdemeanor Menacing 2nd degree, a class “A” misdemeanor Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd degree, […]

Oneida Police Department blotter

Sept. 1, 2017

Karen A. McDonald, 52, 6211 E. Hill Rd., Munnsville was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree and failure to obey a traffic control device. Elijah D. Johnson, 22, 404 E. Bloomfield St., Rome was issued a criminal summons for criminal contempt in the second degree. […]