The chief recounted an altercation involving as many as 200 people which took place in June; nothing that large has been reported since, but fights are on the rise, as is aggression toward officers themselves.
A New Paltz man was jailed without bail after police say he failed to register as a sex offender.
A trio of Dutchess County residents were arrested on felony drug charges on Monday, August 16 in connection with drug sales in Highland and Poughkeepsie after a joint investigation into narcotics sales in Highland and Poughkeepsie by the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team and the Dutchess County Drug Task Force.
A Saugerties man faces felony charges after town police say he stole multiple wedding cards from a bride in July while he was working at Diamond Mills Hotel.
Newburgh man jailed in connection with July 24 robbery in New Paltz.
Saugerties man arrested on menacing charge after pointing handgun at female victim during dispute.
Wallkill man faces felony rape charge in connection with sexual assault of two teens in New Paltz.
A Kingston woman was sentenced to four years in prison and two years of parole supervision by Ulster County Judge Bryan Rounds after a 2019 probation check revealed substantial quantities of fentanyl and distribution supplies in her motel room in Highland.
A Kingston man was sentenced to 1-3 years in prison by Ulster County Judge Bryan Rounds Monday after authorities said he was driving impaired by heroin in Marlborough in 2019 when he hit another car head-on causing the driver of the other car to sustain serious injuries.
Town of New Paltz police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the vicinity of Main and Prospect streets in the village early Saturday morning, July 24.