By Timothy Knight on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015 - 1:52 pm
Above: Schoharie County Sheriff Tony Desmond. Image via RawStory.  After months of unexpected twists and turns, the Schoharie County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt a 2016 county budget on Tuesday, Nov. 24 that hits the Schoharie County Sheriff’s... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Thursday, Sep. 24, 2015 - 11:54 am
From left to right: Muhammad Muriel, Furman Gilmore, Michael Richardson and Jessica Richardson. Photos via the New York State Police. A large heroin trafficking operation based in the Greene County town of Cairo was uncovered by police on Wednesday, Sept... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2015 - 2:11 pm
Police around the Catskills made a slew of drug trafficking arrests this past week, finding a secret marijuana grow house in Walton, 98 bags of heroin during a traffic stop in Saugerties, and a dealer who allegedly sold prescription medications from his... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Thursday, Sep. 3, 2015 - 3:08 pm
A man and a woman were found dead in an apartment in the Delaware County town of Delhi on Wednesday, Sept, 2, according to a press release from Delhi Police Chief Mike Mills. Thirty-four-year-old Christopher M. Bailey and 25-year-old Krista L. Hess were... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 - 1:33 pm
Two Deposit men were arrested last week during a heroin sting operation run by Delaware and Broome County law enforcement officials, police say. Left: Clint Stevens. Photo via the Delaware County Sheriff's Office.  After a six month investigation, a... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015 - 11:41 am
Above: Heroin. Photo by psychonaught, via Wikipedia.  It's been a huge year for drug busts in Sullivan County. In March, a group of 13 people -- including two men in Monticello -- were arrested for trafficking heroin into upstate New York and Pennsylvania... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Tuesday, Jul. 28, 2015 - 7:13 am
A woman driving from the Bronx to the Delaware County village of Sidney was found with 499 bags of heroin when she was pulled over for a traffic violation on Saturday, July 25, police say. Left: Sonia Ramirez. Photo via the Delaware County Sheriff's... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Thursday, Jun. 11, 2015 - 7:13 pm
Above: Ronnie and his handler, Delhi police officer Matthew Davis. Photo via the Southern Tier Police Canine Association.  A police dog named Ronnie found 67 individually-wrapped bags of heroin in a drug bust that netted five people on Wednesday, June 10... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Friday, Mar. 27, 2015 - 12:54 pm
Photo by Eric Molina, via Flickr.  After nine months of surveillance and wiretapping, investigators from the New York Attorney General's Office and the New York State Police have arrested a group of 13 people for trafficking heroin in New York and... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Monday, Mar. 9, 2015 - 4:02 pm
Above: A bag of heroin. Photo from a series of photographs shot by WBEZ Chicago Public Radio documenting heroin use.   Heroin addiction is sweeping through the Catskills, taking lives with it. (Here at the Watershed Post, we write more crime stories about... Read more


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