James P. Yost Jr., 29, of Owego was arrested on Wednesday on an outstanding Bench Warrant for Petit Larceny, a class A Misdemeanor, issued by the Town of Horseheads Court on Aug 16. Yost was arraigned in the Town of Horseheads Court and remanded... Read More.
Christopher J. Higgins, 31, of Van Etten, was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 7 on an outstanding Superior Court Warrant for Violation of Probation, a Felony, according to Chemung County Sheriff's Office. The warrant was issued by Chemung County Court on July 31. Higgins was charged... Read More.
Chemung County law enforcement, the Traffic Safety Board and the Southern Tier Bicycle League have partnered again this summer to promote safe bicycling among youths by issuing an "ice cream ticket" to youngsters spotted wearing... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Office has arrested DEBORAH J. LIMONCELLI, 50 years old of Sawdey Road, Horseheads, and charged her with Driving While Intoxicated with a Child, a Class E Felony, Driving While Intoxicated, and Speeding. Deputies reported on Saturday, July 6 at approximately 10:30pm,... Read More.
PATRICIA L. HILL, 51, of Perine Street, Elmira, was arrested Friday, June 21 at 8:50 p.m. and charged by Chemung County sheriff’s deputies with driving drunk with her three children in her vehicle. Deputies stopped a vehicle traveling south on Broadway in the area... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Office arrested of 22 year old BRANDON A. ALLWOOD, of 1170 Sherman Ave., Lot 6, Southport, NY, for Assault in the 2nd Degree, a Class D Felony offense of the New York... Read More.
A 68-year-old man was critically injured Tuesday after the bicycle he was riding was struck by a vehicle, which then fled the scene. It happened on Grand Central Avenue in Elmira. Police later caught up with the driver. 40-year-old Sara Harnas, of Elmira Heights,... Read More.
The final defendant in a major Elmira heroin trafficking ring has been sentenced in federal court. On Wednesday, 31-year-old Scott Washington of Elmira was ordered to prison for ten years. He was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 100 grams or... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Office alerts residents about an increase in calls from individual(s) posing as a representative from the Social Security Administration (SSA). These calls are going to both cellular phones and residential phones. These... Read More.
The State Supreme Court Appellate Division has rejected an appeal from an Elmira man who is serving a 12 year prison sentence. In 2016, a jury convicted now 46-year-old Jemar McCoy of several counts and levels of criminal possession of a weapon. McCoy was... Read More.