The Myth of Veterans and Crime

The Myth of Veterans and Crime

BY DIANE DIMOND As Veterans Day 2017 is fresh in mind, let’s do more than just thank military members for their service. Let’s all do our part to erase some of the persistent myths about our returning veterans. First, military training and exposure to combat does not create the wacko battle-scarred solider so often depicted […]

Science Solves Crimes in Surprising Ways

Science Solves Crimes in Surprising Ways

BY DIANE DIMOND There’s a new forensic tool that’s being developed that’s going to knock your socks off! Investigative science professor Dr. Glen P. Jackson at West Virginia University spoke with me recently about his advances in crime fighting, and while it’s all kind of science-y, I think you’ll agree it is fascinating. Professor Jackson […]

21-year-old man and teenage girl both arrested after violent episode on Jackson Dr.

21-year-old man and teenage girl both arrested after violent episode on Jackson Dr.

Twenty-one-year-old Michael Coskey and an unnamed 16-year-old female are both under arrest after a violent dispute between the two at Coskey’s Jackson Dr., Stony Point residence. The male faces more numerous charges but the young girl faces a higher degree assault charge. Stony Point PD officers were called to Coskey’s home after a report of […]

Austin Parks asked to stay away

Austin Parks asked to stay away

On April 16 the Stony Point Police Department arrested Austin Park, who has no listed address, on two charges of misdemeanor criminal contempt. Cops say the defendant violated Orders of Protection twice on April 14 ordering him to stay away from two residences in Tomkins Cove. SPPD says the defendant attempted to send a taxi […]

Man accused of raping child in Tomkins Cove

Man accused of raping child in Tomkins Cove

Stony Point PD has arrested a 25-year-old man on nine counts of sexual abuse against a child less than 7-years-old and one count of assault causing serious injury. The highest count amongst the charges is tantamount to an accusation of rape. On April 18 Stony Point detectives made the arrest after an investigation into an […]

DOUGH BOY GOES DOWN

DOUGH BOY GOES DOWN

Six years in stir for local pusherman Emmanuel “Dough Boy” Quezada, age 29, of 145 Broadway, Haverstraw, was sentenced to six years in state prison this week by Rockland County Court Judge William K. Nelson. He pled guilty to criminal possession of a controlled substance in the 3rd degree after being found with 10 ounces […]

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