Bridgeport man arrested for Leandra’s Law DWI with BAC more than three times legal limit

On Feb. 22, 2019, at approximately 4:48 p.m., state police stopped a vehicle on I-90 for a vehicle and traffic violation. The driver of the vehicle, Jeremy J. Prokes, 46, of Bridgeport, was found to be intoxicated while traveling with a 6-year-old child in the vehicle.

Prokes was taken into custody, transported and processed […]

State police seek public assistance with identifying individuals

State police in Carthage is investigating a larceny that occurred Jan. 10, 2019, at Farney’s Home and Building Center on State Route 26 in Denmark.

Troopers are asking for public assistance in identifying both individuals in the surveillance photo above.

If anyone can identify either or both individuals in the store security photos, they […]

Herkimer County resident recognized for life-saving assistance at 2018 crash scene

A Danube resident was honored this week for putting his life on the line to save a Yorkville woman whose vehicle drove off State Route 5S, striking a mailbox and overturning several times.

The operator of the vehicle, Melissa M. Knudsen, 40, of Yorkville, was trapped inside. A nearby neighbor, Jason Ploss, heard the […]

Driver falls asleep, causes a three-vehicle crash in Oswego County

State police are investigating a three-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of State Route 3 and State Route 104 in the town of Hannibal, Oswego County.

The investigation has revealed a 2016 Ford pickup truck operated by Braeden S. Davis, 20, from Dalton, was southbound on State Route 104 when he fell asleep, passed […]

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State police investigate stabbing incident in town of Western

On Jan. 24, 2019, at approximately 2:15 p.m., state police responded to 7893 Gifford Hill Road in the town of Western for a reported stabbing.

Upon arrival, troopers discovered the victim, 31-year-old Alan Rizzuto, Jr., was allegedly stabbed by his brother, 25-year-old Aarin A. Rizzuto, […]

State Police arrest nearly 800 people for impaired driving over the Christmas-New Year’s holiday

The New York State Police issued 48,877 tickets and arrested 783 people for impaired driving over the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, as part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over traffic enforcement period.

The initiative, which targeted impaired and reckless drivers, began Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, and ended Jan. 1, […]

Boonville man killed in snowmobile crash

On Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at approximately 10:44 p.m., state police in Remsen responded to Spruce Road in the town of Forestport, Oneida County, for a fatal snowmobile crash.

The investigation revealed a 2012 Ski-Doo snowmobile operated by William H. Bain, IV, 45, of Boonville, was southbound on Spruce Road when he struck a […]

Liverpool man charged with DWI

Salina, NY – On September 25, 2015 at approximately 10:10 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-90 at Exit 38 during a DWI road check. The driver of the vehicle, Jonah P. Trautman, 30 of Liverpool, NY was found to be intoxicated. Trautman was transported and processed at SP Syracuse where his blood alcohol […]

State Police seek assistance identifying suspects in North Syracuse

State Police in North Syracuse are investigating a Grand Larceny case where (2) suspects used stolen cards to purchased $1000’s of dollars in gift cards from Burlington, Marshall’s, KMart, Walmart, among other stores in the Cicero and Clay area. The two security camera photos show both suspects on September 24, 2015 attempting to use the […]

Man charged with aggravated DWI in Sullivan

Sullivan, NY – On September 13, 2015 at approximately 11:36 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-90 for a traffic violation. The driver of the vehicle, Carlos Garcia, 30 of Middletown, NY was found to be intoxicated. Garcia was transported and processed at SP Syracuse where his blood alcohol content was determined to be […]

Liverpool man charged with having 15 license suspensions

Salina, NY – On September 21, 2015 at approximately 9:01 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-90 for multiple traffic violations. The driver of the vehicle Michael E. Nieves, 26, of Liverpool, was found to have 15 suspensions on his New York State driver’s license. Nieves was arraigned at the Town of Salina Court […]

Teen Pulls Driver from Submerging Vehicle

Elderly driver pulled from his submerging vehicle by 16-year-old Kirkville Restident

(Eaton – Aug. 15, 2013) A 16-year-old Kirkville resident is credited with saving the life of a 92-year-old West Eaton resident Aug. 15.