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NYSP Trooper Charged In Theft Of $22K In Equipment

A state trooper was arrested Wednesday for his alleged role in stealing more than $22,000 worth of landscaping equipment two years ago, according to authorities. Read more

NYS Judge Who Specialized In Prosecuting Drunk Drivers Is Arrested For DWI

Rochester City Court Judge Leticia Astacio was charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated Saturday morning and issued an appearance ticket. Read more

NYSP: 3 Women Arrested, Suspected In Series Of Burglaries in Kiryas Joel

KIRYAS JOEL – Three City of Newburgh women, who were hired for home cleaning services, were arrested and charged with stealing jewelry from a Kiryas Joel residence, according to New York State Police in Monroe. Read more

NYSP: Yehoshua Nachison Charged With Sexually Abusing Child

POMONA – The New York State Police arrested Yehoshua Nachison, 32, of Pomona for subjecting a female child to sexual contact. Read more

DEA: 100 Pounds Of Heroin Found Stashed In Truck, Worth $14M

A pair of drug dealers from Guatemala has the sooty, curbside snow dunes of Winter Storm Jonas to blame for their getting busted with $14 million worth of heroin they were hauling into Queens. Read more

Dannemora, NY – NY Prison Chief, 11 Others Put On Leave After Escapes

Dannemora, NY – The superintendent at the northern New York prison where two killers escaped three weeks ago and his deputy in charge of security are among 12 more staff who have been put on administrative leave, officials said Tuesday. Read more

FBI Investigating Corruption At New York Prison After Escape

Washington – The FBI is investigating possible broader corruption, including potential drug trafficking, at the upstate New York prison from which two inmates escaped earlier this month, CNN said on Monday, citing law enforcement sources. Read more

Escaped Killer David Sweat Has Been Caught Alive

The second of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape three weeks ago from a maximum-security prison in northern New York was shot and captured near the Canadian border on Sunday, two days after his fellow inmate was killed in a confrontation with law enforcement officers, a sheriff said. Read more

Constable, NY – Second Prison Escapee David Sweat Shot And In Custody

Constable, NY – Escaped New York state prison inmate David Sweat was in custody on Sunday after being shot by police near the Canadian border, according to media reports. Read more