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Former CO at Greene Correctional accused of falsifying records

Oct 18, 2020 5:45 am
Bill Williams is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media a former officer at Greene Correctional Facility was charged October 15, with multiple felonies for allegedly falsifying reports while he was employed at the facility, State Police Troop K Public Information Officer Steven Nevel said. The man allegedly fabricated a report following an altercation between two men imprisoned at the facility. Mark Schomer-Dodd, 25, of Selkirk, was charged with offering a false instrument, falsifying business records and tampering with physical evidence, all class felonies, as well as official misconduct, a misdemeanor, Nevel said. Schomer-Dodd resigned from state service in July, said Rachel Connors, deputy director of public information with the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. Schomer-Dodd was issued tickets to appear in Coxsackie Town Court on Nov. 2, Nevel said. The case was referred to state police by the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Office of Special Investigations. Read the full story at HudsonValley360 [dot] com.