Press Releases & Publications

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07/19/14 2:24 PM: Royalton, NY: On 7/5/14,Niagara County Sheriff's Office received an emergency 911 call from the Royalton Airport reporting a small aircraft crashed near the runway directly after takeoff. The light-sport aircraft was located approximately one hundred fifty yards south of the paved runway
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
07/11/14 4:37 PM: Sheriff James R. Voutour announces the arrest of Kevin J. Horton, age 42, currently an inmate at the Niagara County Correctional Facility. Horton was charged with one count of Aggravated Harassment of an Employee by an Inmate, a class E Felony, after he threw urine onto a Corrections Officer. Horto
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
07/10/14 12:55 PM: NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. Joint investigations by the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit and Niagara County Department of Social Services have resulted in 15 arrests over the last month. The total amount these individuals received is over $28,000 and has led to multiple felony and mis
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
07/09/14 11:15 PM: Newfane, NY - On July 9th, 2014 Niagara County Sheriff's Office Dispatch received a 9-1-1 call reporting an industrial building fire located at 2712 West Avenue in the Town of Newfane. The caller stated that a vehicle he was working on caught fire and spread throughout the building. Multiple vehicle
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)

Recent EAS Messages / Alerts

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07/22/14 11:08 AM: CLEARED I-787 Southbound ramp to I-90 Eastbound is reopened at 11:05am crash has cleared- Albany/Rensselaer Co
Affects: Albany, Rensselaer Counties (Click for More)
07/22/14 9:55 AM: ...Air Quality Alert In Effect Until 10 PM EDT This Evening... The New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation Has Issued An Air Quality Health Advisory For The Following Counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland. In Effect Until 10 PM EDT This Ev
Affects: Multiple Counties (Click for More)
07/22/14 5:00 AM: In the Town of Wheatfield, Sy Road will be closed on 7/22/14 between Danielle Dr and Ferchen Rd beginning at 7:00AM and reopening at 3:30PM. Please use alternate route of travel.
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
07/17/14 4:04 PM: UPDATE: Rt 34 N/S @ Twns of Cato & Brutus Line, 1 lane controlled by signals due to emergency work from 7/17 @ 8:15pm until further notice, Cayuga Co.
Affects: Cayuga County (Click for More)