BATAVIA/Firefighters from four counties gather to hear about the threat of exposure to cancer causing agents when fighting fires

Its a statistic no one likes to read. Between 2012-2014, 300 firefighters died in NYS. 52% of the deaths were caused by cancer. 69% of firefighters get some form of cancer. 60% will die from cancer. These statistics have firefighters worried. On Monday night representatives from 13 different fire departments …

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STATE POLICE/Warsaw/Troopers continue to investigate the 1979 missing person case of a Wyoming County man

PRESS RELEASE Cold Case Tuesday: New York State Police in Warsaw continue to investigate the 1979 missing person case of James Dean Knox. On December 21, 1979, James Dean Knox, 24, of Warsaw was reported missing by his grandmother. His grandmother last saw Knox at her home in South Warsaw …

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GENESEE COUNTY/Rochester man arrested on drug indictment warrant during traffic stop on Pearl street

Cory D. Jackson aka “Stacks”, 34, of Oriole St., Rochester, is charged with two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance 3rd and two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance 3rd, both class B felonies, for allegedly selling a quantity of crack cocaine to an agent of …

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STATE POLICE/ Albion/Corrections Officer charged with official misconduct for a relationship with an inmate

Press release On November 20, 2017, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) arrested Daijon Talford, 33 of Buffalo, NY for Official Misconduct. Talford was charged following an investigation into an unlawful personal relationship with an inmate while employed as a Correction Officer at Albion Correctional Facility. Talford was issued an …

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ORLEANS AND GENESEE COUNTY/Driver of van involved in a high speed chase facing more charges in Orleans County

The Orleans County Sheriff’s office has filed seven additional charges against the driver of a vehicle involved in a crash in the Town of Barre. The crash followed a grand larceny and vehicle pursuit that began in Batavia. On November 17, 2017, the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Genesee …

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