December 5, 2021

Jury seated in cop-shooting case

June 22, 2021

A jury was seated Monday in the trial of a Cortland man accused of shooting a city police officer three times in the leg in March 2020 when the officer responded to a dispute at […]

Groton man accused in shooting released

December 9, 2020

A Groton man accused of shooting at two men in July — wounding one — was released Tuesday because witnesses who identified him to police would not testify before a grand jury, Cortland County’s district […]

Courts reopening, with some changes

July 17, 2020

As courts in Cortland County ramp up their activities — they never fully closed for the coronavirus pandemic -expect to see some changes: Plexiglas, sanitizer, temperature screenings and much more space. Like other businesses and […]

Cortland rape trial to resume Monday

July 17, 2020

The trial of a man accused of drugging, raping and holding a woman captive last year will resume Monday after a nearly three-month postponement because of the coronavirus pandemic. Raymond Cole Jr., 59, was indicted […]

Courts in Cortland County slowly reopening

June 23, 2020

Courts in Cortland County and the rest of the 6th Judicial District are reopening but face a backlog of cases, said Cortland County District Attorney Patrick Perfetti. Courts closed to the public in March because […]