State police investigate fatal motorcycle crash on State Route 481

State police investigate fatal motorcycle crash on State Route 481

State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred around 2:15 p.m. on State Route 481 just south of Exit 10 – Bear Road, in the town of Cicero. The investigation has revealed a 2011 Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, operated by Andrew J. Lafleur, 58, of […]

Oneida man charged in connection with Canastota meth lab discovery

Oneida man charged in connection with Canastota meth lab discovery

On Aug. 8, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and members of The Canastota Police Department responded to 102 East Chapel St., Canastota, for a report of a strong chemical odor consistent with odors produced during the cooking of methamphetamine.

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BLOTTER: Oneida Police Department

BLOTTER: Oneida Police Department

Aug. 2, 2018

Ron M. Bartlett, 32, of 4185 Highbridge Road, Oneida, was arrested on a bench warrant for failure to appear on a charge of second-degree aggravated unlicensed operator. He was arraigned in Oneida City Court and released on his own recognizance. Marcus A. Valerino, 27, of 4010 Split Rock […]

GUEST COLUMN: Accident facts in Madison County: Are you a safe and sober driver?

GUEST COLUMN: Accident facts in Madison County: Are you a safe and sober driver?

By Landon Biehl

With summer winding down and the new school year just around the corner, people are planning Labor Day celebrations and trying to squeeze in one last family getaway before summer comes to an end.

During these last […]

Parole violation leads to drug charges in Stone Street arrest

Parole violation leads to drug charges in Stone Street arrest

On Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, members of the Oneida City Police assisted state parole officers as they attempted to locate a parole absconder. Parole and police officers located the parolee, Nicholas Salay, 29, in an apartment at 335 Stone St., Oneida.

While speaking with the […]

Morrisville woman charged with welfare fraud

Morrisville woman charged with welfare fraud

Madison County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested Dorothy A. Butler, 42, of 4851 Rich Road, Morrisville, on charges of third-degree welfare fraud (class D felony), first-degree offering a false instrument for filing (class E felony) and third-degree grand larceny (class D felony).

It is alleged when Butler applied for public […]

Four New York Air National Guard airmen deploy to assist Oregon wildfire containment

Staff Sergeant Jacob Buker, left, a Joint Terminal Attack Controller, 113th Air Support Operations Squadron, Terra Haute, Ind., checks the Rover feed during a close air support mission with Staff Sergeant Paul Cange, a Joint Terminal Attack Controller, 274th Air Support Operations Squadron, Syracuse, during a training exercise Aug. 9, 2016.

Four New York […]

Fulton man arrested on arson charges following a two-year investigation

Fulton man arrested on arson charges following a two-year investigation

On June 15, 2016, at 8:14 p.m., State Police responded to 903 Allen Road, Clay, for a report of a residential fire; the single-family residence, which was unoccupied at the time of the fire, sustained substantial damage.

Onondaga County fire investigators also responded to the […]

Camden man charged with aggravated DWI with a BAC of .37 percent

Camden man charged with aggravated DWI with a BAC of .37 percent

On Aug. 2, 2018, State Police responded to the area of Preston Hill Road in the town of Camden regarding erratic operation of a lawn mower in the roadway. When Troopers arrived, they located a lawn mower and interviewed its operator, Daniel L. […]

Town of Lee man arrested for stealing mail from neighbors mailbox

Town of Lee man arrested for stealing mail from neighbors mailbox

On June 20, 2018, Troopers began investigation into an ongoing issue of mail missing from a mail box in the town of Lee. The complainant, suspecting that his mail was being stolen, set up an “Informed Delivery” account with the U.S. Postal Service.

The […]

Cazenovia man arrested on child pornography charges

Cazenovia man arrested on child pornography charges

On Aug. 2, 2018, State Police arrested Naven E. Conley, 74, from 5006 East Lake Road in Cazenovia, for predatory sexual assault against a child, a class A-II felony.

On July 31, 2018, an investigation began after images consistent with child pornography were uploaded to a social media […]

BLOTTER: Oneida Police Department

BLOTTER: Oneida Police Department

July 24, 2018

Samuel J. Baye, 20, of 218 Broad St., Oneida, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operator and failure to obey a traffic control device.

July 26, 2018

John A. Francis, 52, no permanent address, was charged with trespass. Cherie L. Eaton, 45, of 104 N. Main St., Oneida, […]