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The Buffalo News
Seven-time drunken driver goes to state prisoninterim probation in hopes that she would be admitted to a residential treatmen
Seven-time drunken driver goes to state prison
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
interim probation in hopes that she would be admitted to a residential treatment program for alcoholism. She remains in Niagara County Jail in the meantime. Kunkel was arrested twice: July 28 in Royalton, after she showed up drunk at a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Falls man who torched his own car goes to jailMercedes-Benz on fire after crashing it on the former Robert Moses Parkway in 2
Falls man who torched his own car goes to jail
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Mercedes-Benz on fire after crashing it on the former Robert Moses Parkway in 2012 was sentenced Friday to a year in the Niagara County Jail for violating the terms of his probation. But that won’t be the end of the legal problems for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Beer bottle hurler declines judge’s offer of immediate jailState Supreme Court Justice Richard C. Kloch Sr. offered Stephens a chance to b
Beer bottle hurler declines judge’s offer of immediate jail
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
State Supreme Court Justice Richard C. Kloch Sr. offered Stephens a chance to begin serving his sentence immediately in the Niagara County Jail while he awaits trial on an unrelated drug charge, but Stephens said no, electing to remain free on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Getaway driver in store robbery gets year in jailman who drove the getaway car in a 2012 robbery at a Wheatfield 7-Eleven store
Getaway driver in store robbery gets year in jail
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
man who drove the getaway car in a 2012 robbery at a Wheatfield 7-Eleven store was sentenced Thursday to a year the Niagara County Jail for violating the terms of his probation. James Williamson, 27, of Vandervoort Street, was placed on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Patron accused of harassment in Lockport bardeputy assisted the manager in subduing Seiler and he was cuffed and taken outs
Patron accused of harassment in Lockport bar
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
deputy assisted the manager in subduing Seiler and he was cuffed and taken outside to await a patrol car. Seiler was held in Niagara County Jail until posting $100 bail and he is scheduled to return to Town of Lockport Co... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man accused of providing contraband to an inmate at the Niagara County JailA Lockport man was charged with giving an unspecified, prohibited item to an in
Man accused of providing contraband to an inmate at the Niagara County Jail
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
A Lockport man was charged with giving an unspecified, prohibited item to an inmate so that it could be smuggled into the Niagara County Jail. Following a joint investigation by the Niagara County Sheriff’s Corrections and Criminal divisions, police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Falls man goes to jail for violating wife’s restraining orderLOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man was sentenced Thursday to a year in Niagara Coun
Falls man goes to jail for violating wife’s restraining order
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man was sentenced Thursday to a year in Niagara County Jail for violating an order of protection obtained against him by his wife. Richard K. Conklin, 59, of Portage Road, had pleaded guilty to a felony count of aggravated... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport man arrested for trying to sneak contraband to jail inmateLOCKPORT – A 59-year-old Lockport man was arrested for allegedly trying to snea
Lockport man arrested for trying to sneak contraband to jail inmate
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
LOCKPORT – A 59-year-old Lockport man was arrested for allegedly trying to sneak contraband to an inmate at the Niagara County Jail here Thursday morning. Geoffrey A. Campbell was charged with second-degree promoting prison contraband and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Town of Lockport man charged with operating meth lablab he allegedly was operating at 6773 Rapids Road in the Town of Lockport. Ke
Town of Lockport man charged with operating meth lab
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
lab he allegedly was operating at 6773 Rapids Road in the Town of Lockport. Kevin L. Mitchell was remanded to the Niagara County Jail without bail following his arraignment in Lockport Town Court on charges of second-degree and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Five charged with trying to sneak drugs into a jail window – using stringLOCKPORT – Five people, including three inmates, tried to sneak drugs into the
Five charged with trying to sneak drugs into a jail window – using string
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
LOCKPORT – Five people, including three inmates, tried to sneak drugs into the Niagara County Jail on Wednesday night by attaching them to a string hanging from the jail’s second-story window. The string to haul up the marijuana and Suboxone was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport water supervisor pleads guilty to starting fire at his housebeen in treatment for depression for the past six years and was taking medicati
Lockport water supervisor pleads guilty to starting fire at his house
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
been in treatment for depression for the past six years and was taking medication daily. He could face up to one year in Niagara County Jail on a reduced misdemeanor, but Murphy told Lawson he could be sentenced to up to seven years in state... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Jail inmate admits to assaulting fellow prisonerLOCKPORT – A City of Tonawanda man serving time on an assault misdemeanor in Ni
Niagara County Jail inmate admits to assaulting fellow prisoner
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
LOCKPORT – A City of Tonawanda man serving time on an assault misdemeanor in Niagara County Jail pleaded guilty to a felony Friday for assaulting a fellow inmate. Michael J. Bower, 19, of Harriet Street, admitted to a reduced charge of attempted... Read more
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The Buffalo News
employee sentenced in theft from dental officeLOCKPORT - A former employee of a Lockport dental office was sentenced Thursday
employee sentenced in theft from dental office
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
LOCKPORT - A former employee of a Lockport dental office was sentenced Thursday to 30 days in the Niagara County Jail for stealing $36,695 from the business from 2012 through 2014. Dania Shaar, 30, of Tinley Park, Ill., already had served 17 days in... Read more

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