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HADLEY MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS TO LIFE FOR MURDERING HIS WIFE

Posted on Jan 12, 2018 in 2018 News

HADLEY MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS TO LIFE FOR MURDERING HIS WIFE

Saratoga County District Attorney Karen A. Heggen announced today that Michael C. Norton, (d.o.b. 11/4/58), of 7 Third Avenue, Hadley, New York, was sentenced today by Saratoga County Court Judge James A. Murphy, III,  to 20 years to life in state prison for having murdered his wife, Sherry Norton, at their home on May 2, 2017.  This sentence follows Norton’s guilty plea on October 12,...

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Former Priest Pleads Guilty to Criminal Sexual Act in the Third Degree

Posted on Jan 8, 2018 in 2018 News

Former Priest Pleads Guilty to Criminal Sexual Act in the Third Degree

Saratoga County District Attorney Karen A. Heggen announced that Michael R. Hands, (dob 6/30/1966), previously of 391 Herrington Hill Road, Greenwich, New York, plead guilty today in Saratoga County Court to two counts of Criminal Sexual Act in the Third Degree, a Class “E” felony, in violation of New York State Penal Law Section 130.40(2).  Hands, a former Catholic priest, entered these...

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SEXUAL PREDATOR SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS TO LIFE

Posted on Dec 13, 2017 in 2017 News

SEXUAL PREDATOR SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS TO LIFE

Saratoga County District Attorney Karen A. Heggen announced today that Marshall G. Gaudet (dob 9/5/86), previously of 2 Cottonwood Court, Malta, New York, was sentenced today by Saratoga County Court Judge James A. Murphy, III, following his October 3, 2017 guilty pleas to Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child, a Class “A-II” felony, in violation of New York State (“NYS”) Penal Law Section...

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Purple Adorns District Attorney’s Office For Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Posted on Oct 27, 2017 in 2017 News

Purple Adorns District Attorney’s Office For Domestic Violence Awareness Month

By Joe Fancher, Ballston Journal SARATOGA COUNTY—The Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office turned their office purple this month to shed light on domestic violence. This year, as with every October, the Saratoga District Attorney’s Office have guised their office in purple as a means of raising awareness for domestic violence. Purple has been the color chosen to spread awareness about the...

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Man Sentenced for Easter Sunday Standoff

Posted on Oct 25, 2017 in 2017 News

Man Sentenced for Easter Sunday Standoff

Saratoga County District Attorney, Karen A. Heggen, announced that Michael J. Davis, 39, of 27E Sue Lane, Clifton Park, New York was sentence on October 23, 2017 by Saratoga County Court Judge James A. Murphy, III to a total of 15 years in state prison, with a period of post-release supervision of 1 ½ to 3 years.  Judge Murphy sentenced Davis to 8 years incarceration in a state correctional...

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