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Man accused of neglecting 77 animals in house

January 22, 2020

The air stank. The conditions were unhealthy. The 77 miniature horses, sugar gliders, birds and dogs needed to be removed, officials said. And the Lapeer man who improperly kept those animals in his home will […]

Cortland sheriff releases app for department

June 18, 2019

Cortland County sheriff’s Capt. Rob Derksen tapped the small square icon on his phone, bringing him to a menu page, where a picture of a sheriff’s vehicle was located at the top of the screen […]

Sheriff rolls out new decals

June 12, 2019

It happens often enough: Cortland County Sheriff Mark Helms gets a call from people who said that one of his officers showed up to their house or responded to an incident. However, it’s not always […]