iBerkshires Blotter http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter? iBerkshires Blotter Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:57:04 EDT en-us Former Ambulance Manager Ordered to Repay $240K http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2512 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2512 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:13:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The former general manager of Village Ambulance pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing $240,000 from the service over a five-year period. Albert Miller, 59, pleaded guilty to a single count of larceny, an ongoing and continuing offense. He and his wife, Cara... Superior Court Briefs: April 8 - April 10 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2507 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2507 Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:58:00 EDT Cases heard before Judge Daniel Ford on Tuesday, April 8. Dylan Greiter, 24, Stephentown, N.Y. had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on two counts of receiving stolen property over $250, two counts of wanton destruction of property and a single count of being present where heroin is... North Adams Apartment Fire Displaces 20 People http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2504 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2504 Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:31:00 EDT Amanda Beckwith is reunited with one of her cats. Beckwith lives in the apartment below where the fire broke out. More photos can be seen here. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — About 20 people were temporarily homeless after a fire broke out early Thursday afternoon on the... Superior Court Briefs: March 24 - April 4 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2499 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2499 Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:03:00 EDT Cases heard before Judge John Agostini on Monday, March 24. Kijuame Taft, 33, of Waterbury, Conn. was found not guilty of single counts of armed robbery, assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon and intimidation of a witness or other person. A jury found him not guilty after... Law Enforcement Seizes Guns, Drugs From Pittsfield Apartment http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2497 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2497 Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:48:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Area law enforcement launched a "no-knock" warrant on a city apartment Thursday morning and seized more than 300 bags of heroin, $540 in cash and guns. At about 11 a.m. the Berkshire County Special Response Team executed the warrant on a second floor... Accident Snarls Traffic At East, Elm Street in Pittsfield http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2496 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2496 Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:22:00 EDT The accident caused traffic backup at one of the city's busiest intersections. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Traffic was snarled Tuesday afternoon after a tractor-trailer crashed into a telephone pole at the intersection of Elm, East and... AG Claims Pittsfield Travel Company Ripped Off Consumers http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2493 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2493 Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:48:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The attorney general is accusing a city-based travel company of deceptive business practices. Attorney General Martha Coakley is suing Berkshire Concepts LLC for allegedly misleading customers into paying thousands of dollars for services that were never provided.... Superior Court Briefs: March 18 - March 21 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2487 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2487 Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:44:00 EDT Cases heard before Judge John Agostini on Tuesday, March 18. Gina Arnold, 32, of Lee had not guilty pleas entered on her behalf on five counts of receiving stolen property over $250, two counts of wanton destruction of property and single counts of larceny over $250, trespassing and being... Stamford Crash Cuts Power http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2484 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2484 Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:32:00 EDT STAMFORD, Vt. — A single-vehicle crash on Main Road on Thursday morning sent a local woman to the hospital and cut power to a section of town for more than two hours. State police said Maria Theresa Denault, 20, of Stamford was northbound on Route 100 when she lost control of her 2005... Three Arrested in North Adams Drug Raid http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2481 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=2481 Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:03:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Two city residents and a New York man were arrested on drug charges Monday night after a raid that garnered some 100 baggies full of cocaine. Brenda Blasi, 46, and Thomas Massey Jr., 43, both of North Adams, and Tareem Jackson, 26, of East Sunnyside Street in...