New York: Prosecutor Evan P. Thomson – who locks up DWI drivers – busted for DWI by State Police after he booze-cruised down embankment- The investigation revealed Evan P. Thomson, a 26-year-old Morrisonville, New York resident, was the sole occupant in a vehicle northbound on I-87 and had traveled off the west portion of the roadway, striking the guide rails and proceeding down a steep embankment. Thomson declined medical attention at the scene.
After failing standardized field sobriety tests, Thomson was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated and transported to SP Lewis.
COLLINS, N.Y. (08/31/2014) – According to the New York State Police on August 29th Troopers working a dedicated DWI Enforcement detail arrested 51 yr. old Leroy Gates of St. Rte. 438 in Gowanda for Felony Aggravated DWI and Felony 1st degree Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, after a traffic stop on Taylor Hollow Rd in Gowanda.
On 7-19-14 at around 2:20AM, Sheriff’s patrol stopped a vehicle on Foote Avenue in Jamestown after noticing that it was riding on the rim of a blown front tire and had what appeared to be fresh collision damage and mud on the front end of the vehicle. The vehicle was also leaking a significant amount of anti-freeze. When Deputies approached the operator, it was observed that the vehicle’s airbags had blown and the operator was injured. The operator was identified as Larry P. Babcock Jr, 31, of Jamestown, NY. An ambulance was called to the scene to evaluate Babcock and medics determined he was going to flown by Starflight helicopter to Hamot hospital in Erie, PA. Deputies located a crash site on Foote Avenue Extension in the Town of Kiantone where Babcock drove off the road and struck an earth embankment. Parts of Babcock’s vehicle were located at that site, verifying the location. Deputies interviewed Babcock at Hamot, and following the investigation, Babcock was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and other traffic infractions
Sunday July 13th, 2014 Wurtsboro Troopers arrested a Pine Bush man for Driving while Intoxicated and Criminal Trespass.
Wurtsboro Troopers responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the Town of Mamakating on Sunday night. Upon investigation it was determined that the operator of the vehicle, Michael Barrett of Pine Bush, was driving while intoxicated and was involved in a motor vehicle accident. After the accident Barrett had knocked on the door of a residence near the accident and found no one home and the door unlocked. Barrett then entered into the residence unlawfully and fell asleep
Six state police and highway patrol agencies this weekend will once again engage in Operation Border to Border, a coordinated traffic safety enforcement initiative targeting approximately 791 miles of U.S. Route 15, which originates in Waterboro, S.C., and ends in Corning, N.Y. The corridor is a heavily-traveled thoroughfare for summer vacationers and for those attempting to avoid congested interstates serving all six states.
45-year-old Timothy J. Dishaw of Lisbon, was operating a 2006 Dodge pick up truck, when he struck the rear driver side tire of the school bus. The school bus was carrying six children and one adult passenger and as well as the driver. There were no reported injuries to any of the occupants on the bus.
Dishaw was transported to Claxton-Hepburn Hospital where he was treated for a broken ankle. Dishaw also consented to a blood test to determine his blood alcohol content.
After traveling approximately one mile, just north of exit 6, between Chenango Bridge and Castle Creek, Upton spotted Trooper Skinner conducting a traffic stop, traveled from the passing to driving lane intentionally striking Trooper Skinner and sideswiped the car he stopped.
Trooper Skinner was killed instantly.
On February 18, 2014, troopers from SP Binghamton arrested Emily A. Bixby, 31, of Norwich, NY for the class E felony of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child. The arrest resulted from a complaint of a disabled vehicle on Colesville Road in Colesville, NY. Troopers responded and found that Ms. Bixby had driven her vehicle, with a five year old passenger
On February 3, 2014, the New York State Police from Williamson, NY, report that they arrested Julynn M. Criscuolo – dob 4/29/68, from Sodus, NY. Criscuolo was charged with:
Aggravated DWI – operating a school bus upon the public highway with a BAC of .18% or higher