Schneiderman announces settlements with three mobile health app developers

Cites misleading marketing and privacy practices. Companies agree to correct misleading statements, provide enhanced warnings to consumers and improve privacy policies

A.G. Schneiderman: Mobile Health Application Developers Are Now On Notice: We Won’t Tolerate Non-Evidence-Based Apps That Threaten the Wellbeing Of New Yorkers

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced settlements with three popular health-related […]

Utica man charged with felony marijuana possession

On March 23, 2017, The New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested Manuel Heredia, 20, of Catherine Street, Utica, for third-degree criminal possession of marijuana (a class E felony).

During the evening hours of March 23, a search warrant was executed at a Catherine Street apartment after information was obtained that Heredia was […]

Oneida Police Department blotter

On March 24, 2017, Estelle K. Carroll, 29, 405 Seneca St., Oneida was issued a criminal summons for 13 counts of all night parking.

On March 25, 2017, Terrell S. Todd, 28, 348 Lenox Ave., Oneida, was charged with criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and unlawful possession of marihuana. He was arraigned in Oneida City Court […]

State Police locate larceny suspect hiding in cardboard box

On March 27, 2017, at approximately 1:19 a.m, State Police in Lee responded to the Wal-Mart Supercenter located at 5815 Rome-Taberg Road in Rome regarding a larceny in progress.

Walmart employees stated that a male suspect ran out of the store with a shopping cart full of merchandise, including (2) flat screen TVs. After reviewing […]

Schneiderman issues statement in UPS cigarette case

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman released the following statement, responding to today’s decision by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in his lawsuit against United Parcel Service, Inc., for unlawfully shipping contraband cigarettes:

“Today’s decision is a win for New York and a win for public health.

“We’re […]

DWI charged in Vernon crash

Oneida-based state police arrested Douglas A. Davis, 56, of Route 5, Vernon, for DWI following an accident investigation Thursday afternoon.

At approximately 4:55 p.m. March 23, troopers were dispatched by Oneida County 911 to a one-car property damage accident on State Route 5 near Churton Road in the town of Vernon.

The accident investigation revealed […]

Crash sends three to hospital in Lenox

Oneida-based state police charged a Baldwinsville man with driving while ability impaired by drugs following a two-car personal injury crash in Lenox Thursday evening.

At approximately 8:45 p.m. March 23, troopers were dispatched by Madison County 911 to a two-car crash at the intersection of State Route 31 and State Route 13 in Lenox. The […]

Oneida Police Department blotter

On March 22, 2017, Mandy L. Pope, 27, 140 Sherman St., Oneida, was charged with criminal facilitation in the 4 th degree, prostitution, promoting prostitution in the 3rd degree, unlawful dealing with a child in the 1 st degree, endangering the welfare of a child, use of

a child in a sexual performance and criminal […]

Auburn woman arrested on identity theft charges

The New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) based in Lysander announce the arrest of Patricia A. Bort, 33, of Auburn, for second-degree identity theft, a class E felony. Bort is accused of using a KeyBank ATM in the City of Fulton Nov. 3, 2016, to withdraw funds from the account of an […]

Schneiderman announces record number of data breach notices for 2016

Figure 1: Data Security Breach Cause (Chart)

Hacking Drives Data Breaches Up By 60%, Exposing Info Of 1.6 Million New Yorkers

Schneiderman: It’s On Businesses And Citizens Alike To Protect Against Dangerous Data Exposures That Undermine NY’ers Financial Health And Cost Billions

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced

that his office […]

Investigative perceptions explored at SUNY Canton’s Law Enforcement Day

SUNY Canton’s seventh annual Law Enforcement Day will feature new crime scene investigation methodology and will show the limited-distribution documentary by a north country native filmmaker.

Law Enforcement Day 2017 is titled “Investigative Perceptions” and will begin at 9 a.m. Monday (March 27) in the college’s Kingston Theater. It is held by the college’s Criminal […]

Oneida Police Department blotter

On March 15, 2017, Tracy M. Gilboy, 38, 104 West St., Oneida, was issued an appearance ticket for unlawful possession of marihuana.

On March 16, 2017, a 16 year old male was arrested for robbery in the third degree and burglary in the second degree. He was arraigned in Oneida City Court and ordered held […]