William J. Hochul Jr

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The Buffalo News
Buffalo drug suspect ordered held in jail Tuesdayto possess with intent to distribute and distribution of 5 kilograms or more of
Buffalo drug suspect ordered held in jail Tuesday
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
to possess with intent to distribute and distribution of 5 kilograms or more of cocaine. according to U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. “I commend the unrelenting efforts of FBI special agents who did not give up and continued to track... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man pleads guilty to drug chargesJudge Richard J. Arcara on Tuesday to possession with intent to distribute and
Buffalo man pleads guilty to drug charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Judge Richard J. Arcara on Tuesday to possession with intent to distribute and the distribution of cocaine. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said that at the sentencing of Brown, 48, on Nov. 3, he will face a prison term of up to 20 years and a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Once a marijuana-growing site, warehouse on Buffalo’s East Side planned as breweryby, regardless of where you’re at in the city.” The facility was one of three
Once a marijuana-growing site, warehouse on Buffalo’s East Side planned as brewery
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
by, regardless of where you’re at in the city.” The facility was one of three identified in January 2015 by U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. as housing marijuana-growing operations run by former Buffalo police officer Jorge I. Melendez, who was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Once a marijuana-growing site, warehouse on Buffalo’s East Side could become breweryby, regardless of where you’re at in the city.” The facility was one of three
Once a marijuana-growing site, warehouse on Buffalo’s East Side could become brewery
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
by, regardless of where you’re at in the city.” The facility was one of three identified in January 2015 by U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. as housing marijuana-growing operations run by former Buffalo police officer Jorge I. Melendez, who was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Once a pot growhouse, vacant East Side warehouse could become breweryentrances to remain, with six parking spaces. The facility was one of three id
Once a pot growhouse, vacant East Side warehouse could become brewery
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
entrances to remain, with six parking spaces. The facility was one of three identified in January 2015 by U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. as housing marijuana-grow operations run by former Buffalo police officer Jorge Melendez, who was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Brewery proposed for vacant East Side warehouseentrances to remain, with six parking spaces. The facility was one of three id
Brewery proposed for vacant East Side warehouse
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
entrances to remain, with six parking spaces. The facility was one of three identified in January 2015 by U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. as housing marijuana-grow operations run by former Buffalo police officer Jorge Melendez, who was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Yacht club employee admits trying to sink boat in Black Rock CanalYacht Club faces up to a year in jail for purposefully sinking a boat in the Bl
Yacht club employee admits trying to sink boat in Black Rock Canal
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Yacht Club faces up to a year in jail for purposefully sinking a boat in the Black Rock Canal, according to U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. Paul E. Van Voorhees, 55, admitted to obstruction of waterways and is scheduled for sentencing on Oct.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Former JPD Officer Pleads Guilty To Online ThreatsU.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. announced Tuesday that 35-year-old Michael
Former JPD Officer Pleads Guilty To Online Threats
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. announced Tuesday that 35-year-old Michael Bush pleaded guilty to transmitting communications containing threats to injure the person of another. According to Brendan T. Cullinane, assistant U.S. Attorney who is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Falls man gets prison term for injuring officer in strugglehim into custody has been sentenced to 2½ years in prison by Senior U.S. Distri
Falls man gets prison term for injuring officer in struggle
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
him into custody has been sentenced to 2½ years in prison by Senior U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. reports. Prosecutors said Monsuru Giwa, 24, was being handcuffed by a U.S. probation officer on the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Toronto woman pleads guilty to possessing counterfeit billsFalls has pleaded guilty to possession of counterfeit money before U.S. Distric
Toronto woman pleads guilty to possessing counterfeit bills
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
Falls has pleaded guilty to possession of counterfeit money before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. reports. She faces a maximum of 20 years in prison when she is sentenced Nov. 3. Prosecutors said... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Elmira woman accused of phone scheme, charged with fraudthe mail for a phone scheme. Rhonda Britt, 63, was charged by a criminal compl
Elmira woman accused of phone scheme, charged with fraud
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
the mail for a phone scheme. Rhonda Britt, 63, was charged by a criminal complaint on a mail fraud charge, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr., announced Tuesday. The charge carries a maximum of 20 years in prison and a fine of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Town of Tonawanda man convicted on gun, drug chargesjury has convicted Elijah Iverson, 38, of the Town of Tonawanda, on a variety o
Town of Tonawanda man convicted on gun, drug charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
jury has convicted Elijah Iverson, 38, of the Town of Tonawanda, on a variety of gun and drug charges, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. reports. He faces 15 years to life in prison and a $1 million fine when he appears for sentencing Oct.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two cops to a car will continue in Niagara Fallsdesire to appear on national TV and how he saw killing police as a way to accom
Two cops to a car will continue in Niagara Falls
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
desire to appear on national TV and how he saw killing police as a way to accomplish his goal, according to U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. The shootings of police officers followed the deaths of two African-Americans at the hands of police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo gang member charged with threatening to ‘start killing police’police as the way to accomplish his goal. “He would have been famous, he would
Buffalo gang member charged with threatening to ‘start killing police’
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
police as the way to accomplish his goal. “He would have been famous, he would have been on CNN,” said U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. The news of Jordan’s arrest came just a week after two African-American men died at the hands of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown man gets 18 months for running penny stock scamby U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara following his conviction of conspiracy
Jamestown man gets 18 months for running penny stock scam
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara following his conviction of conspiracy to commit securities fraud, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. announced. Prosecutors said that Jamie Boye, 34, of Jamestown, formerly of Portville, and others ran a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
West Seneca man sentenced for child pornto two years in prison and 10 years of supervised release by U.S. District Judg
West Seneca man sentenced for child porn
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
to two years in prison and 10 years of supervised release by U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. reports. Prosecutors said that Ryan Arcara, 27, of Caldwell Drive, had child pornography in eight... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo cell block attendant indictedall citizens of this country enjoy do not expire simply because a person has be
Buffalo cell block attendant indicted
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
all citizens of this country enjoy do not expire simply because a person has been taken into custody,” said U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. in a statement. “Likewise, the motto ‘to protect and to serve’ applies not just to sworn police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Six-year search for Buffalo man ends in Vietnamthe world – in Vietnam. He also found himself under arrest. “This marks the e
Six-year search for Buffalo man ends in Vietnam
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
the world – in Vietnam. He also found himself under arrest. “This marks the end of a very long chase,” U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said Monday. “This demonstrates the long arm of the law is capable of reaching the country of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Springville man sentenced to two years in prison in firearms casegrow operation in the basement, which Bakowski admitted to operating, Pimentel
Springville man sentenced to two years in prison in firearms case
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
grow operation in the basement, which Bakowski admitted to operating, Pimentel said. The investigation was conducted by State Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, according to U.S. Attorney William J.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Springville man senteenced to two years in prison in firearms casegrow operation in the basement, which Bakowski admitted to operating, Pimentel
Springville man senteenced to two years in prison in firearms case
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
grow operation in the basement, which Bakowski admitted to operating, Pimentel said. The investigation was conducted by State Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, according to U.S. Attorney William J.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County gets $1.7 million grant to fight gun violencethem for more aggressive enforcement and prosecution. Joining Flaherty, who is
Erie County gets $1.7 million grant to fight gun violence
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
them for more aggressive enforcement and prosecution. Joining Flaherty, who is running for election, were Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr., Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda and several other city le... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County gets $1.7 million grant to fight gun violencean 11-year-old was shot in the head on Humason Avenue. Joining Flaherty, who i
Erie County gets $1.7 million grant to fight gun violence
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
an 11-year-old was shot in the head on Humason Avenue. Joining Flaherty, who is running for election, will be Mayor Byron W. Brown, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr., Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda and several other cit... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man arrested for having meth in his pickup truckmandatory prison term of at least five and up to 40 years and a fine of up to $
Buffalo man arrested for having meth in his pickup truck
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
mandatory prison term of at least five and up to 40 years and a fine of up to $5 million if he is convicted. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said the new charges stem from the discovery in the pickup truck he was driving at the time of that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dunkirk man pleads guilty to cocaine traffickinglast June, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute an
Dunkirk man pleads guilty to cocaine trafficking
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
last June, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute cocaine. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said he faces a prison term of up to 20 years and a fine of up to $1 million when his sentencing is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Estranged Niagara Falls couple charged with tax fraudthe Internal Revenue Service on another travel company she started after the co
Estranged Niagara Falls couple charged with tax fraud
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
the Internal Revenue Service on another travel company she started after the couple separated in 2009. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. and Acting Assistant Attorney General Caroline D. Ciraolo of the U.S. Justice Department’s Tax Division... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo cocaine trafficer pleads guiltyA. Wolford to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute
Buffalo cocaine trafficer pleads guilty
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
A. Wolford to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute 500 grams or more of cocaine. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said Bishop faces a prison term of between 5 and 40 years and a fine of up to $5 million or both when... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former U.S. mail carrier pleads guilty to stealing from mailguilty Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael J.Roemer to opening mail wi
Former U.S. mail carrier pleads guilty to stealing from mail
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
guilty Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael J.Roemer to opening mail without lawful authority. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said she faces a maximum prison term of one year and a fine of up to $100,000 when she is sentenced... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three indicted in cross-border drug operationAvenue, and Joshua Castro, 31, of Buffalo were charged with conspiracy to distr
Three indicted in cross-border drug operation
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
Avenue, and Joshua Castro, 31, of Buffalo were charged with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said if convicted as charged each faces a prison term of up to 20 years and a fine of up to $1 million.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sager’s father wanted more serious penalty for Eloff in Molly’s Pub caseheld responsible for his role that night. “That was just unconscionable to the
Sager’s father wanted more serious penalty for Eloff in Molly’s Pub case
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
held responsible for his role that night. “That was just unconscionable to the U.S. Attorney’s Office,” said U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. Hochul said Eloff needed to be prosecuted for his wrongdoing and, ultimately, the federal prosecution... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sager’s father not satisfied with plea deal for Eloff in Molly’s Pub caseheld responsible for his role that night. “That was just unconscionable to the
Sager’s father not satisfied with plea deal for Eloff in Molly’s Pub case
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
held responsible for his role that night. “That was just unconscionable to the U.S. Attorney’s Office,” said U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. Hochul said Eloff needed to be prosecuted for his wrongdoing and, ultimately, that federal prosecution... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Last of Elmira trio sentenced for stealing, selling gunsresidents have been convicted and sentenced for their parts in a 2013 burglary
Last of Elmira trio sentenced for stealing, selling guns
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
residents have been convicted and sentenced for their parts in a 2013 burglary of a Horseheads gun shop. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. announced Friday that Zachary Smith, 28, was convicted of conspiring to deal firearms without a... Read more

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