WATCH: Geneseo Police Officer Saves Fawn from Ditch

GENESEO – Body cam footage from a Geneseo Police Officer recorded the moment that he freed a fawn who was stuck in a ditch by Pizza Hut. Geneseo Police Officer Dan Piedmonte said a passerby reported that a fawn had been stuck in the water by a culvert on Rte. 20A (South Street) for 45 minutes to an hour. "I tried to spook it so it would jump up on the bank but it just couldn't make it so I got down and pulled it up," said Piedmonte. The … [Read more...]

Geneseo Police Catch 3 Unlicensed Drivers in 3 Days

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GENESEO The Geneseo Police Department arrested three people in three days for allegedly driving without a license from June 7 to June 10. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, a Geneseo resident was charged with misdemeanor Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Third Degree, a New York City resident was charged with misdemeanor Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Third Degree and violations including … [Read more...]

Close Call Means Geneseo Cops Remind Drivers of ‘Move Over Law’

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department reminds drivers of the 'move over law' after a close call on Rte. 20A (Lakeville Road). According to Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Officer Michael Donals stopped a motor vehicle on Lakeville Road (Rte 20A) when another vehicle drove by and almost struck him. "The vehicle that almost stuck the officer was later stopped and given a citation," said Osganian. The law, 1144-a, which took effect in … [Read more...]

Body Cam Shows Geneseo’s ‘Pee Suspect’ Fighting with Cops

GENESEO – Geneseo Police say that body camera footage clearly shows a young woman physically fighting with a police officer who believes that she was trying to pee on police headquarters on Main Street. Jamie Keel, 21, strongly denies allegations that she 'intentionally exposed her private or intimate parts of her body in a lewd manner or committed any other lewd act in a public place' and allegations that she punched and kicked officers while … [Read more...]

‘I Was Just Attempting to Pee’ Outside Geneseo Police HQ

GENESEO – The young woman arrested for public lewdness and resisting arrest strongly denies the charges, saying that she only 'attempted to pee' on Geneseo Police Headquarters and never struck any police officers. Jamie Keel, 21, of Glenn Cove, NY, says that she was attempting to urinate but never did before police arrested her. "I was squatting down with my friends," said Keel. "My vagina was not out in public. I was attempting, did not … [Read more...]

Pottymouthed Woman Tries Peeing on Geneseo Police Door

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a Glenn Cove, NY resident for allegedly 'intentionally exposing private or intimate parts in a lewd manner' and allegedly punching and kicking an officer outside of police headquarters. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Jamie Keel, 21, was charged with misdemeanor Public Lewdness and misdemeanor Resisting Arrest at about 1:55 a.m. on May 14. "An officer … [Read more...]

Geneseo Police Chief Writes Down I.D. Policy After Protests Defend Illegal Immigrants

GENESEO – Village Police Chief Eric Osganian presented the Village Board of Trustees with a written document communicating the department's policy for traffic stops where the driver does not have an I.D. that the Geneseo Police Department can verify. The earliest that the Board could formally approve this policy is May 1, their next meeting. The policy is closely modeled after that of the Livingston County Sheriff's Office. It says that if an … [Read more...]

Homicide Suspect High-Tailed it Through Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS – A Mount Morris Police Officer stopped a driver on April 5 who would in the following days be arrested for a gruesome Pennsylvania homicide. Mount Morris Police Officer Melody Moore happened to be behind the station wagon southbound on Rte. 36 and called in to the 911 Center at about 3 p.m. to report that it was driving 70 mph towards Main Street with its hazard lights on, passing in a no-passing zone. Officer Zachary Hinkson … [Read more...]

NYS-Funded ‘Operation Safe Stop’ Coming to Enforce School Bus Laws

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Geneseo Police Department announced Monday that 'Operation Safe Stop' is again coming to Livingston County to keep everyone on the road safer while kids are getting on and off the school bus. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, the operation will be April 27. Many local law enforcement agencies, including Geneseo Police, will be putting increased patrols to accompany school buses and … [Read more...]

WATCH: Mount Morris Loves Cop’s Pickup Basketball with Local Kid

MOUNT MORRIS – This video of a friendly pickup game of basketball at Bellamy Park is making the rounds on Facebook. Mount Morris Police Officer Greg Stefaniak was out on patrol when he saw a young man shooting hoops and got on the court to play. Lisa Marie Ann was there to catch the action on a Facebook Live video that has 1,800 views and counting. "Stephen was just down shooting and officer patrolling and stopped to shoot with boys," … [Read more...]