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On February 3, at about 5:01 p.m., State Police at Oneonta arrested Christopher M. Hertzler, 32, of Davenport, on the class A misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child and the violation Harassment 2nd degree – physical contact. Troopers were dispatched to the Mirabito store in West Davenport where a complainant stated Hertzler pushed the victim while a child was […]

New York State Police

On January 21, at about 11:00 p.m., State Police Oneonta arrested Joshua A. Volpe, 39, of Jefferson, for the misdemeanor Criminal Mischief Reckless property damage greater than $250 for an incident in the town of Harpersfield. Volpe was accused of getting into an argument with a victim. The victim then got into the rear seat of a vehicle that was […]

DEC Environmental Conservation Police



On December 26, a deer was shot and killed from the road in the Town of Sidney. Environmental Conservation Officers (ECO) were unable to respond at the time but a complaint was filed through the Delaware County Sheriff’s office. A sheriff and a trooper were dispatched to the scene but were unable to find a carcass nor the responsible party. […]

DEC – Environmental Conservation officers



DNA evidence foils poachers; leads to fines DNA and video evidence helped settle a case on January 5 that involved four individuals who illegally shot two deer in the town of Sidney. On September 1, ECO Tim Card received a call at 3 a.m. reporting a deer jacking. The complainant had discovered fresh blood in the middle of the road […]

New York State Police



On January 7, at about 12:45 p.m., State Police at Margaretville arrested Matthew J. Kisel, 33, of Richfield Springs, for the class A misdemeanors of Criminal Contempt 2nd degree disobeying a court order, Aggravated Harassment 2nd degree-Threat, and Aggravated Harassment 2nd degree-phone threat. The original call came in January 4, at approximately 11:31 p.m. and troopers responded in the Village […]

Busy Day During Late Muzzleloader Season in Delaware County



DEC Environmental Conservation Police On the morning of Dec. 16, ECO Nathan Doig received a call from a resident of the town of Franklin. The complainant stated he had just heard two shots fired back-to-back, which indicated that the shots couldn’t be from a muzzle loading firearm. ECO Doig arrived and found an SUV parked in a field with a […]

Hiker fall fatal at Mohonk Preserve

DEC Forest Rangers accomplish rope recovery

Timothy Wibisono, 41, of Baltimore, MD died on Sunday, Dec. 23 as the result of a fall while rock climbing at Mohonk Preserve. On December 23 at 4:25 p.m., Ulster County responding agencies requested assistance from DEC Forest Rangers to recover the victim of a rock climbing accident at the privately owned Mohonk Preserve. Investigation at the scene revealed Wibisono […]

DEC – Environmental Conservation Police



Couple arrested for hunting violations On November 27, ECO Dustin Osborne received a complaint that two subjects had just shot a deer from the road in the town of Masonville. Previously, the officer had heard reports of a white minivan with two occupants shooting deer from the road, loading up the deer, and speeding off. ECOs Nathan Doig and Osborne […]

Police News



Delhi, Grand Gorge, Roxbury Narcotics trafficking investigations On December 14, Sheriff Craig S. DuMond announced that a Delaware County Grand Jury handed down several Sealed Indictments on December 13, after considering evidence relating to three separate narcotics trafficking investigations conducted in the Grand Gorge, Roxbury and Village of Delhi areas by members of the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation […]

Olive resident guilty on weapon possessions charge



On December 3, 2018, Kirk Carney, age 57, of Olive, pled guilty to the felony of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree in connection with his possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device capable of holding twenty-five rounds. A search warrant executed on the defendant’s residence on September 18, 2018 by members of the Community Narcotics […]


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