Oneida City Police participate in CNY Toys for Tots Program

(Oneida, NY – Nov. 2012) The Oneida City Police have partnered with the CNY Toys for Tots program in an effort to help provide local needy children with toys for this holiday season.

The program is overseen by the U.S. Marine Corps. “Every child deserves a little Christmas” has been the philosophy of the U, [...]

City Police Investigation Theft of Off-Road Vehicles

By Chief David R. Meeker Sr.

(Oneida, NY – Oct. 9, 2012) Oneida City Police are investigating the theft of two off road vehicles from a Genesee Street residence that occurred between Oct. 5 and 6.

Taken was a blue 99 Yamaha 80cc dirtbike, a 2005 blue Yamaha four-wheel all-terrain vehicle and a blue [...]

Oneida Police Investigate Theft of 4-Wheeler

(Oneida, NY – Aug. 22, 2011) Oneida City Police are investigating the theft of a 1995 Kawaski Mojave 250 4 wheeler, color white. Plate on the vehicle at time of theft was New York 37YW17.

The ATV was stolen from Fitch Street.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Oneida City Police at 363-2323. [...]

Oneida Police Investigating Stolen ATV

(Oneida, NY – June 27, 2011) Oneida City Police are investigating the theft of a 2006 Kawasaki lime green all terrain vehicle that was stolen on June 26 from a residence on E. Sands St. in Oneida.

Anyone that has any information or saw an ATV fitting that description, operating or being operated is asked [...]

Oneida Police Investigate Stolen Jewelry, Coins

(Oneida, NY – Dec. 7, 2010) Oneida City Police are investigating a burglary to a residence in which jewelry and several Morgan Silver Dollars dating back to 1882 were taken. Police are asking anyone that encounters someone in possession of or trying to cash in or sell those types of coins to call Oneida City [...]

New Undersheriff Sworn In

Undersheriff John Ball, right, was sworn in Dec. 1, replacing inveterate Doug Bailey who announced his retirement in October.

Madison County Sheriff’s Office

(Wampsville, NY – Dec. 1, 2010) Madison County Sheriff Allen Riley recently announced the retirement of Undersheriff Doug Bailey effective Nov. 30. Bailey has occupied the position of undersheriff since 1991 when [...]

Meeker Reports Criminal Cases Up

By Margo Frink

(Oneida, NY) Oneida City Police Chief David Meeker Sr. released the department’s monthly report for September. The department reported calls for service at 692. Arrests for the month were at 75, criminal offenses at 182, parking tickets at 98 and traffic tickets issued were 200. He reported 140 cleared cases.

Year to [...]

Police Recover Wheelchair, Investigate Theft of Money

By Chief David Meeker

(Oneida, NY – Oct. 4, 2010) Oneida City Police have a Vista wheelchair in property that was found left at the Mt. Hope Reservoir. The wheelchair has a number 6 on it and appears to have been left inadvertently behind by a group that recently visited the park. Anyone missing a [...]

Police Alert Residents to Scam

By Chief David Meeker

(Oneida, NY) Oneida City Police would like to alert area residents to the following scam that was recently reported to have occurred to an Oneida resident.

The victim, an elderly male in this case, receives a phone call from some stating they are a grandchild of the victim and they [...]

Woman threatening self harm with shotgun taken into custody