October 26, 2021

New chief takes reins

March 24, 2021

Paul Sandy realized his love for the law after taking a business law class in high school. On Monday, he was sworn in as Cortland’s police chief. “He’s always been a go-getter, nose to the […]

Police chief finalists share views

March 9, 2021

Two finalists for Cortland’s police chief opening told interviewers last week in videoconference meetings available to the public that the department needs to be more open and engaging with the community The two were interviewed […]

Police: Package thefts few

January 5, 2021

Despite a rise in the number of online orders made during the coronavirus pandemic, Cortland County police said they didn’t see a dramatic increase in packages stolen from people’s homes during the holiday season. Cortland […]

Law enforcers expect bail reform to revive chase

February 1, 2020

When two Cortland County sheriff’s officers caught a fugitive in Tennessee this month, they were lucky. They had extra felony charges on which to hold him. If they hadn’t had them, the scofflaw could have […]