Former West Hurley fire department chief David Gutierrez and current commissioner Michael “Bucky” VanValkenburgh, a former chairman for the West Hurley Fire District, each pleaded guilty in Hurley Town Court, Tuesday night, March 19, to official misconduct following their earlier arrests for using fire district resources to support Woodstock Landscaping & Excavating, a business belonging to Gutierrez’ wife.
A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered in connection with two town of Ulster gun store robberies. “We don’t want to see innocent people get hurt,” said the ATF.
The town clerk of Crawford, in Orange County, is accused of stealing approximately $20,000.
A Saugerties man faces misdemeanor charges after he allegedly drove onto the race course during Kingston’s annual Shamrock Run on Sunday, March 10 and resisted police efforts to remove him from his vehicle.
On March 11, the New York State Police from the Rhinebeck barracks arrested a 60-year-old Poughkeepsie man on three counts of Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child, a class E felony.
A combined reward of up to $2500 is being offered for information on two burglaries of gun shops in the town of Ulster.
A 32-year-old Wappinger man is jail after investigators allegedly found child pornography at his home.
Police say a Kingston attorney took payment in excess of $28,000 from multiple victims promising legal services, many of which were not provided, and the fees charged were never returned.
A 25-year-old Accord man and 20-year-old Rhinebeck woman are in jail following a Pleasant Valley home invasion.
A 53-year-old Hudson Valley man was arrested Tuesday while attempting to board a plane to Honduras.