February 23, 2017 RSS feed / Crime

Man Blames Drug Addiction For Bethel Burglary Arrest

Crime / Feb. 23, 2017 / By Eric Francis

A Bethel resident who has been working at a Bethel farm in recent months was jailed this week after troopers said he confessed to breaking into a house, an act he blamed on his addiction to heroin.  Read More

Three Drivers Are Charged With DUI

Crime / Feb. 23, 2017 /

State police road patrols recently in Rochester, Bethel, and Royalton resulted in three—and perhaps four—citations for alleged DUI. Read More

Orange County Court Cases

Crime / Feb. 23, 2017 /

The following cases were heard before Acting Judge Charlie Buttrey at Orange County Criminal Division in Chelsea on February 8 and all defendants were released without bail, unless noted otherwise.  Arraignments   Read More

Wire Transfer Scam Victims Entitled to Compensation

Crime / Feb. 23, 2017 /

Vermonters who were deceived into sending payments to scammers using Western Union’s wire transfer service may be entitled to compensation.  That was made possible by a multi-state settlement with Western Union reached by Atty. Gen T.J. Read More

Randolph Police Log Feb. 15-18

Crime / Feb. 23, 2017 /

FEBRUARY 15   •2055: Possible relief from abuse or stalking order violation reported, currently under investigation.  •2110: Traffic hazard reported on Rte. Read More