Category: Police Blotter

DRUG TASK FORCE – FENTANYL, AMMUNITION, AND HIGH CAPACITY MAGAZINES SEIZED IN EARLY MORNING RAID

DRUG TASK FORCE – FENTANYL, AMMUNITION, AND HIGH-CAPACITY MAGAZINES SEIZED IN EARLY MORNING RAID The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office Drug Task Force reports the arrest of Joseph T. Anderson, age 20, a City of Poughkeepsie resident, for Criminal Sale…

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A Dover man and Massachusetts fugitive held after felony DWI arrest

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of John P. Ballou, age 59 of Dover Plains, at approximately 6:30 pm on 1/17/24 as the result of a traffic stop. On the aforesaid date and time Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a…

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Half Kilo Of Cocaine Seized On The Taconic

Cocaine Seized On The Taconic     Half Kilo Of Cocaine Seized On The Taconic   PRESS RELEASE   On January 11, 2024, the New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Brandon M. Green, age 31, of Pittsfield,…

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DCJ Incarcerated Individual Charged After Investigation

DCJ Incarcerated Individual Charged After Investigation The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Joseph G.Boccard, age 54 of Poughkeepsie, in connection with a recent investigation by both the Law Enforcement and Corrections Divisions. Mr. Boccard was incarcerated at the…

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One Charged After Failure to Comply

One Charged After Failure to Comply The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Scott W. Owen, age 27 of Poughkeepsie, on 1/14/24 in the Town of Poughkeepsie in connection with a failure to comply. On the aforesaid date at…

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Fatal Crash on Danbury Road

PRESS RELEASE On January 11, 2024, the New York State Police began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash on Danbury Road in the town of Southeast. At 6:45 a.m., Troopers were dispatched for a car versus tractor trailer crash by…

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DRUG TASK FORCE – NEWBURGH FENTANYL DEALER APPREHENDED IN DUTCHESS COUNTY

DRUG TASK FORCE – NEWBURGH FENTANYL DEALER APPREHENDED IN DUTCHESS COUNTY The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office Drug Task Force reports the arrest of Takai Jackson, age 27, from the City of Newburgh for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance…

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Drug Task Force – New Year Raid Nets Two Illegal Handguns And Narcotics

The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office Drug Task Force in collaboration with Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office and the Hyde Park Police Department executed a search warrant in the Town of Hyde Park which took two illegal handguns and narcotics packaged…

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Bear Mountain Bridge Victim Found

PRESS RELEASE On December 29, 2023, the deceased victim who jumped from the Bear Mountain Bridge on November 24, 2023, was located by Westchester County Police Department near Steam Boat Dock in the Verplanck area of Cortlandt.  The victim was…

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Two Arrested After Crash of Stolen Car

PRESS RELEASE On December 30, 2023, the New York State Police arrested Justin T. Bumpers, age 28, of Brooklyn, NY, for Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 1st degree, a class C felony, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in…

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Pine Plains Woman Faces Multiple Charges:

Pine Plains Woman Faces Multiple Charges: On Friday December 29th at approximately 10:50 AM Red Hook Police conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle operating without insurance in the parking lot of Stewart’s south. The driver of the vehicle, later…

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Alert-Sex Offender relocation notice, PINE PLAINS

Alert-Sex Offender relocation notice, PINE PLAINS JAMES A JONES has moved from 4 MARKET ST APT 4, STRAATSBURG, NY 12580 to 2704 RT 159, PINE PLAINS, NY 12567 INSTRUCTIONS: Please access the Sex Offender Sub-directory from the Division of Criminal…

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Two incarcerated individuals charged with violating court

Two incarcerated individuals charged with violating court The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrests of the below individuals in connection with separate incidents at the Dutchess County Jail. Both were incarcerated at the jail at the time of the…

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Fatal crash on the Taconic State Parkway

Fatal crash on the Taconic State Parkway East Fishkill, New York – On December 18, 2023, the New York State Police and the East Fishkill Police Department began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a police vehicle. At approximately…

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Fatal Crash in Cortlandt

Fatal Crash in Cortlandt Cortlandt, New York – On December 15, 2023, the New York State Police began investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash on Albany Post Road/Route 9 in the town of Cortlandt at approximately 8:00 p.m. Initial investigation…

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