Madison County Sheriff’s Office: Shots fired in Chittenango

At about 2 a.m. Sept. 12, 2019, Madison County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call of shots fired. A Laura Court, Chittenango, resident called 911, but by the time law enforcement arrived, the suspect had fled the area.

According to police, an unknown person or people shot several rounds, which struck the residence; […]

Companies selling do-it-yourself sexual assault evidence kits without medical or legal protections

Attorney General Letitia James

Attorney General Letitia James orders sexual assault evidence kit companies to cease and desist operations

Attorney General Letitia James announced that she directed MeToo Kits Company and Preserve Group to ‘cease and desist’ selling at-home sexual assault evidence kits. These kits have raised widespread concern due to […]

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Sept. 9, 2019

State police, NYSDOT announce crackdown on work zone violations in Onondaga County

The state police and the state Department of Transportation announced the continuation of “Operation Hardhat,” a joint effort to crack down on work zone violations and highlight the importance of safe driving through active construction and maintenance work zones […]

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Watertown woman arrested following a domestic dispute investigation

State police arrested Teresa L. Salter, 45, of Watertown, for second-degree menacing, fourth-degree criminal mischief, sexual misconduct and second-degree harassment.

On Sept. 7, 2019, troopers were called to a residence on Mustard Road in Pamelia regarding a domestic dispute. Investigation revealed Salter intentionally struck a 75-year-old […]

‘Operation Wright is wrong’

Attorney General Letitia James Attorney General James announces convictions and forfeiture of assets in upstate securities fraud scheme

David and Ramona Wright plead guilty to fraudulently soliciting investments to fund Rolex watches, vacations, luxury cars and yacht

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced the convictions of David and Ramona Wright, formerly of Sherrill, […]

UPDATED: Sauquoit man charged with homicide after stabbing in Boonville

Brennan J. Iseneker, 30, of Sauquoit, was charged with second-degree murder, a class A felony and two counts of second-degree assault, a class D felony.

Iseneker was arraigned in Oneida County centralized arraignment court and remanded to the Oneida County Jail without bail.

On Sept. 7, 2019, at 4:01 a.m., state police and […]

Madison County Sheriff’s Office earns state Law Enforcement accreditation

Pictured from left are Chief Mark Henderson, Brighton Police Department; Director of Administrative Services Stephen Laureti, Madison County Sheriff’s Office; Corporal Michael Currier; Captain William Wilcox, Criminal Division; Madison County Sheriff Todd Hood; Madison County Undersheriff Robert J. Lenhart; Deputy Krystyna Rotella; DCJS Deputy Commissioner Mike Wood.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division […]

Attorney General Letitia James provides donor tips for Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts

Attorney General Letitia James

Following the destruction of Hurricane Dorian, Attorney General Letitia James released the following statement and provided tips to donors about charitable giving to relief organizations:

“The destruction that Hurricane Dorian wreaked across the Bahamas is nothing short of a true humanitarian crisis – entire communities underwater, homes completely destroyed, and lives […]

Let’s all get an “A” on back-to-school safety

Let’s all get an “A” on back-to-school safety.

As 50 million children across the country begin heading back to school, AAA Northeast urges motorists to slow down and stay alert in neighborhoods and school zones, and to be especially vigilant for pedestrians during before- and after-school hours. The afternoon hours are particularly dangerous for […]

AAA: School’s open, drivers

Heed the ‘Golden Rules’ of school bus safety

The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round . . .” goes the children’s song. And that should remind motorists to be diligent when area students return to school this week.

In its annual School’s Open – Drive Carefully message, AAA Northeast encourages drivers to be during mornings […]

State police focus on commercial motor vehicles during aggressive driving enforcement campaign

From Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, through Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, members of the state police held an enforcement campaign focusing on aggressive behaviors of commercial motor vehicle operators. Members of the state police Commercial Vehicle Unit, Traffic Incident Management Team and uniform members ticketed operators for speed, unsafe lane changes, following too closely and […]

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State police seek public assistance with identifying two individuals in surveillance photos

State police are seeking public assistance with identifying two individuals captured on store surveillance cameras at Macy’s inside Destiny USA in Syracuse.

Anyone with information on the identity of either individual is asked to contact state police […]