GENESEE COUNTY/Retiring Sheriff’s Youth Officer will continue his work helping children

(Sheriff William Sheron congratulates Youth Officer John Dehm , Left to right- Sheriff Sheron, Legislator Greg Torrey, John Dehm, Undersheriff Greg Walker and Chief Deputy Jerome Brewster) On Friday August 25th, Youth Officer John Dehm will put aside his police and investigative powers after 37 years at the Genesee County …

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GENESEE COUNTY/LeRoy man seriously injured while crossing Rt. 5 on his bicycle

A LeRoy man was seriously injured while crossing the road on his bicycle a little before 8:20 a.m. Saturday morning. The Genesee County Emergency Dispatch Center received a 9-1-1 call reporting a bicyclist lying in the road with serious injury after colliding with car. Darwin G. Matthews, 73, of LeRoy …

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GENESEE COUNTY/Down Syndrome Parent Support group continuing the dance

A Summer Dance celebration for those with disabilities rocked the floor at the ARC Genesee/Orleans Community Center on Woodrow road in Batavia on Thursday night. This is the second dance of the year held by the Down Syndrome Parent Support Group of Genesee County which encompasses the GLOW region. The …

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STATE POLICE/Multi-agency burglary investigation results in seven arrests

PRESS RELEASE The New York State Police, Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department and the Village of Arcade Police Department have arrested five juveniles and two adults for a series of commercial burglaries and criminal mischiefs that occurred over a seven day period in Cattaraugus and Wyoming County. This crime spree included burglaries …

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ORLEANS COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT/Barre man charged with sexual abuse in domestic violence incident

The Orleans County Sheriff’s Office charged a Barre man following an alleged domestic violence incident in the Town of Barre on July 16, 2017. Bruce W. Dugan, 41, of Maple Street, Town of Barre, was charged with harassment 2nd degree, menacing 2nd degree, criminal obstruction of breathing, unlawful imprisonment 2nd …

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WYOMING COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT/Pike man accused of tossing away cocaine during a traffic stop

Richard Gargula, 34, of Pike, was arrested following a traffic stop on Shearing Road in the Town of Gainesville on August 11, 2017. Gargula was stopped after he was observed driving a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license. Gargula failed field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest for driving …

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