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Updated Sep 18, 2014 at 9:23 PM

ROCHESTER — For the first time since the death of her husband, Amy Pierson sat in the same room with his accused killer. The young wife and mother’s life has been changed forever, because of what happened on Hudson Avenue two weeks ago.On Thursday, she sat just feet away from the man accused of shooting and killing her husband, Officer Daryl Pierson. He was an eight-year veteran of the Rochester Police Department.

Updated Sep 18, 2014 at 5:49 PM

Matthew Ringrose, the 31-year-old North Chili man accused of luring and raping two 16-year-old Ontario County girls, was found guilty on all counts shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday by Ontario County Judge William Kocher.

Updated Sep 18, 2014 at 12:49 AM

ALBANY — In a new report examining public defenders in five counties, the New York Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday called state efforts to defend the poor in criminal cases an abject failure.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 9:31 PM

Mufid Elfgeeh allegedly tried to recruit FBI informants for the terrorist group

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 10:16 PM

It was nuts-and-bolts testimony Tuesday in Ontario County Court at the rape trial of Matthew Ringrose, the 31-year-old North Chili man accused of misrepresenting himself on social media in order to engage in sexual activity with two...

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 7:43 PM

After hearing that a grand jury will make the decision as to whether Tony Stewart should be charged in the death of another driver at Canandaigua Motorsports Park last month, locals shared a common sentiment — Stewart should not face criminal...

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 7:32 PM

CANANDAIGUA — The decision announced Tuesday that the Tony Stewart case will go before a grand jury does not imply the three-time NASCAR champion will face charges, an experienced local attorney said Tuesday.Attorney Russ...

Updated Sep 15, 2014 at 9:10 PM

A bench trial began Monday in Ontario County Court for the 31-year-old North Chili man accused of lying about his age and name on social media in order to engage in sexual activity with two young Ontario County girls.

Updated Sep 4, 2014 at 12:37 PM

Rochester Police Chief Michael Ciminelli confirmed the identity of the officer shot and killed Wednesday night on Hudson Avenue as 32-year-old Daryl Pierson.

Updated Sep 3, 2014 at 1:22 AM

CANANDAIGUA — The Bloomfield man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl as she was being restrained is tentatively scheduled to appear in Canandaigua Town Court at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Updated Aug 5, 2014 at 11:42 PM

CANANDAIGUA — A trial is underway at Ontario County Courthouse for the third of three defendants charged with arson and conspiracy stemming from a house fire on Dec. 22, 2013. That blaze destroyed a 41 Saltonstall St. home and damaged two adjacent...

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