WATCH: Sheriff’s ‘StarChase’ GPS Dart Stops Stolen Car in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS – Dashcam footage shows newly acquired GPS tracking dart technology helping catch two Mount Morris residents who were allegedly riding in a stolen car from Rochester Monday night. According to Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Montrya Brown, 26, and Levert Giles, 28, were each arrested for felony possession of stolen property. "This technology was expensive but the value of it is seen here because no civilians … [Read more...]

Cigarettes Packed with Cocaine in Dansville Send Man to Prison

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A man is going to prison for giving cigarettes packed with cocaine to another person. Nicholas Finch, 38, pled guilty Tuesday morning to felony Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree and agreed to serve 3 years in prison and 3 years on parole. "I apologize for my actions," said Finch at sentencing. "I have had a lifelong struggle with drugs and alcohol. I appreciate that the court is giving me … [Read more...]

Livonia Judge Sets $5K/$10K Bail for 6th DWI

LIVONIA — A local judge went with less than recommended bail for a woman who was arrested Sunday on her sixth DWI charge in 10 years. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Sharon Davis, 54, is facing felony Aggravated DWI, felony DWI and Failure to Yield Right of Way, a violation. On June 25 at approximately 7:10 p.m., Deputies were dispatched to Vitale Park for the report of a vehicle that had almost struck multiple … [Read more...]

Again! Driver Faces 6th DWI after Bailing Out of Jail for DWI

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a driver for DWI just one day after she went to jail for the same charge. According to Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Sharon Davis, 54, is facing multiple charges, including a new count of felony DWI. Investigating Deputies allege that Davis had a BAC of 0.24 at Vitale Park on Sunday, June 25. This latest arrest is the sixth time that Davis has been charged with DWI … [Read more...]

Driver Leaves 390 in Cuffs for 36 License Suspensions

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Rochester resident for allegedly driving with 36 suspensions on his license. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Ryan Lajuett, 32, was arrested for felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the First Degree. On June 20, Deputy Brandan Flickner, a member of the STOP DWI Unit assigned to Operation Safe Interstate, stopped a vehicle on 390 for an … [Read more...]

Sticky-Fingered Wanted Woman Pinches Makeup from Walmart

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a woman for stealing cosmetics last week but found that she was already wanted for theft in Dansville. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Janet Manning, 58, of Dansville, was arrested for misdemeanor Petit Larceny. Officers allege that Manning stole $93.84 worth of merchandise, which included cosmetics. Manning is scheduled to appear in Geneseo Village … [Read more...]

Fifth DWI Arrest in 10 Years Spells Big Trouble for Geneseo Driver

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a local woman on her fifth DWI charge in 10 years on Saturday. According to a press release from the Geneseo Police Department, Sharon Davis, 54, from Geneseo, NY was charged with Felony Driving While Intoxicated, misdemeanor Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, and violations including Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign and Fail to Signal. She allegedly failed to signal or stop for a stop sign … [Read more...]

Strike Two Jails Man for Counterfeit $100 at Geneseo’s 7-Eleven

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a Rochester resident for allegedly attempting to pass a fake $100 bill at 7-Eleven on Main Street Wednesday night. According to Police Chief Eric Osganian, Mohamed Saad, 27, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the First Degree and felony Scheme to Defraud. "He tried purchasing some small items and $15 in gas, which all totaled less than $25," said Osganian. … [Read more...]

Fingerprint Match Pins Down Forgery Suspect 2 Years Later

LIVINGSTON COUNTY The Monroe County Sheriff's Office arrested a man who allegedly lied to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office about his identity two years ago and has been at large ever since. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Eduardo Bonilla, 31, was arrested for felony Forgery in the Second Degree and misdemeanor Criminal Impersonation in the Second Degree. In February of 2015, Deputy Connor … [Read more...]

Springwater Crash Leads to Second DWI in Two Years

SPRINGWATER —Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a women for a felony driving while intoxicated after a one-car crash. According to a press release from Thomas Dougherty, Aron E. McCallum, 29, was arrested for felony Driving While Intoxicated for having a DWI conviction in the past 10 years. On June 16, 2017 at approximately 4:20 a.m. Deputy Bill Clarke responded to the area of Canadice Road and Strutt Street in the Town of … [Read more...]