Category: Crime & Punishment

District Attorney Hoovler Announces Final Guilty Pleas in Drug Distribution Conspiracy Case

July 26, 2017

Defendants Pled Guilty to Conspiracy and Drug Charges “Operation Family Ties” Targeted Major Narcotics Distributors Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, that several additional defendants have pled guilty before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill to conspiracy and drug charges, in connection the “Operation Family Ties” narcotics…

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District Attorney David M. Hoovler and New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli Announce Guilty Plea in City of Newburgh Embezzlement Case

July 26, 2017

Former City of Newburgh Comptroller Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny for Stealing Money Collected from City Boat-Launch Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler and State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced today that, John Aber, 49, of Staten Island, pleaded guilty before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill, to Grand Larceny in the Fourth…

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DA Hoovler Announces Guilty Pleas in Robbery Cases

July 13, 2017

District Attorney’s Office Recommending 15 years in State Prison for Defendants Who Engaged in a String of Gunpoint Robberies in Middletown and Wallkill Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced today that on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, three defendants pleaded guilty to a string of robberies which occurred in the City of Middletown, and…

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District Attorney Hoovler Joins Sheriff DuBois to Announce Countywide Public Benefits Fraud Arrests

July 7, 2017

Twenty-Three Defendants Charged with Stealing over $220,000 in Welfare, Food Stamps, HEAP, Child Care and Other Public Assistance Benefits 185 Defendants charged with Welfare Fraud since 2014 Goshen, NY – Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, joined by Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, today announced that twenty-three defendants have been charged with felony charges of…

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District Attorney Hoovler Announces Two Indictments Charging Defendants with Immigrant Assistance Services Fraud in the First Degree-First Cases in Orange County History

June 27, 2017

Two Charged in Unrelated Schemes to Defraud Recent Immigrants by False Promises of Expedited Immigration Proceedings First Time an Orange County Grand Jury has Charged the Felony of Immigrant Assistance Services Fraud in the First Degree Cases Being Prosecuted as Part of the Orange County District Attorney’s Office’s Immigrant Affairs Initiative District Attorney’s Office and…

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DA Hoovler Announces Nine Guilty Pleas in Drug Distribution Conspiracy Cases

June 21, 2017

Defendants Pled Guilty to Felony Conspiracy and Weapons Charges “Operation Family Ties” Targeted Major Narcotics Distributors Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced on Monday, June 19, 2017, that Mark Robinson, 36, and Steven Reed, 24, both of Newburgh, each pled guilty before Orange County Court Judge Robert H. Freehill to the Class B…

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District Attorney Hoovler Announces Four Additional Guilty Pleas By City of Port Jervis Drug Dealer

June 15, 2017

Drug Dealer Who had been Previously Sentenced to Thirteen Years in State Prison for Gun Possession, Pleads Guilty to Four Additional Drug Sales Defendant Admits Selling Near Pre-K School in Port Jervis District Attorney’s Office Will Be Seeking More Prison Time Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced that on Thursday, June 15, 2017,…

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DISTRICT ATTORNEY HOOVLER JOINS JOON H. KIM, ACTING UNITED STATES ATTORNEY FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK, WILLIAM F. SWEENEY JR., ASSISTANT DIRECTOR-IN-CHARGE OF THE NEW YORK FIELD OFFICE OF F.B.I., ASHAN M. BENEDICT, THE NEW YORK SPECIAL AGENT IN CHARGE OF ATF, AND JOE CORTIZ, THE CHIEF OF THE CITY OF NEWBURGH POLICE DEPARTMENT, IN ANNOUNCING THE UNSEALING OF AN INDICTMENT CHARGING 20 DEFENDANTS WITH RACKETEERING, NARCOTICS, AND FIREARMS OFFENSES IN CONNECTION WITH THE NEWBURGH STREET GANG KNOWN AS “SOUTHSIDE”

June 14, 2017

District Attorney’s Office Aided in Federal Investigation into Newburgh Street Gang Investigation Conducted by FBI, ATF and City of Newburgh Police Department United States Attorney’s Office Prosecuting 20 Defendants connected to with “Southside” Street Gang Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler joined Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District…

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District Attorney Hoovler Announces Guilty Verdict In Domestic Violence/Burglary Case

June 14, 2017

Newburgh Man Convicted after Jury Trial of Breaking into Former Girlfriend’s Apartment, Stalking her and Obstructing her Breathing in Violation of Order of Protection Faces Up To Fifteen Years in State Prison Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced that on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, Garfield Bentley, 27, of Newburgh, was convicted after a…

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Eleven Year Prison Sentence In Narcotics Possession Case

June 14, 2017

DA Hoovler Announces Eleven Year Prison Sentence In Narcotics Possession Case Newburgh Man Sentenced to Eleven Years in Prison for Possessing 491 Decks of Heroin Having a Street Value of approximately $5,000 Convicted After Trial of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the…

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