Under siege in Herkimer NY pesticide terrorism continues

 Pesticide terrorism continues well into second year

Stanley Sykes and his terrorist band continue to spray our home and neighboring areas with toxic pesticide both day and night in their continuous reign of terror waged to preserve their control of Pleasant Ave. As we move into mid spring, the gang is well prepared to trigger a renewed assault whenever we open a window or emerge onto the street or into our backyard. Herkimer Police have been unsuccessful in protecting us from this relentless thug whose gang has assailed us since February 2017 when they first destroyed my office on the second floor of 330 Pleasant Ave with liquid pesticide.

We continue to increase our vigilance with more formalized security processes, improved lighting and cameras. Newcomers are advised to use lighting and surveillance to oppose criminal thugs intent on making the streets safe for their illegal trafficking activities that destroy the health and lives of others. If more of us purchase and install surveillance cameras and lights, we can take back the streets from those who oppress us.

Sykes gang henchmen have been using jamming devices to block wireless transmissions and cellular communication. We recommend using hard wired devices which are immune to such blocking. We have also installed a powerful backyard light which illuminates our property at night with daylight brilliance.

Resist gang terrorism and make your community safe!

Though many of our friends and acquaintances have urged us to move from this lawless jurisdiction, we continue to oppose these depraved behaviors by blogging on our experiences and making use of inexpensive and widely available technology to fight those who destroy this community and others. Together we can make a difference.

Linda Kaidan

Herkimer Gas Attacks Blossoming With Spring

by Stephen Ames Berry

Herkimer March 2018 Gas Attacks

Herkimer gas attacks have resumed here on Pleasant Avenue  and are blossoming with Spring. Having failed to drive us from our house and been only moderately successful in poisoning us in our beds over the last year, our murderous band of neighbors are trying to deny us our backyard.

When we’re out back for more than a few minutes, a poisonous insecticide rolls in.  It’s odorless, colorless, its familiar symptoms those of pyrethrim:  tongue and lip numbness, drooling, lethargy, itching, short term memory loss, muscle tremors, respiratory problems. The gas quickly disperses, but the symptoms linger for hours. It comes from the direction of King Street.

Assuming its misted from the west of our yard by an easily-concealed handfogger, the pesticide  is dispensed toward us from within the circle on the map. The smaller, easily hidden pesticide foggers have a coverage area of 5,000 square feet, according to the handfogger directions. We’re easily in range from any part of that red circle.

Surrounded by Sykes Gang and A Spreading Plague of Vacant Houses

The gas creeps in when we’re out of line of sight of the neighboring yards. This requires spotters–that would be the Sykes gang, long comfortably nested in landlord Jay Smith properties on the other side of us. (See map.) The two houses to S. Sykes left and the one to his right are vacant. (The guys in 332 Pleasant work during the day.) Indeed, over time there’s been a creeping plague of vacant houses overlooking or near the Sykes gang’s domain. This is symptomatic of a ruthless and depraved criminal enterprise expanding it’s turf. Were the houses’ occupants gassed, or did they just think it healthier to move? 

Looking at the gassing map (below), the immediate reason for poisoning us is obvious: our house and its cameras look right down the throat of the Stanley Sykes gang’s empire of dirt surrounding the parking lot. (They frequently complain they’ve paid for the right to traffic there and that we need to be gone and they’ll soon see us on our way.)

Herkimer gas attacks map
Herkimer Gas Attacks Map – March 2018

March 2018 Gassing Attacks

3/30/18  1200 hrs. Warm day. Gassed in backyard from the direction of King Street as we stood on backstairs. Only direction not within sight or fully fully covered by cameras. 

3/11/18 Installing light on back steps when yard misted with pyrethrim. Usual symptoms. Attack appeared to come from backyard several houses down Pleasant Avenue from the King Street side, given prevailing wind and that I was watching immediately adjacent houses and yards on Pleasant and Eureka Avenues as worked.

Driveby poison gas attacks from Pleasant Avenue: none noted since the 2/27/18 attack reported by Linda Kaidan in her post.

Yeah, not many yet. Endured about 50 last  year. How many poison gas attacks are acceptable?  We expect more gas attacks as the weather gets nicer and we’re outside more often, improving our security and expanding our wealth of  Herkimer crime YouTube offerings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Facebook News & Poison Gas Attacks Drive Herkimer Post Views Surge

Herkimer Post views surge driven by YouTube and Facebook

In 2017, a sudden surge in new readers caused Herkimer Post  views to soar. Those stats follow below. First we’d like to celebrate our  most successful article ever, with a big tip of the hat to  Facebook News Feed,  which picked up our 12/11/17 article  Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks Fade – Good News, Bad News . The posting itself on that day alone triggered 591 views of our articles, featuring some of Herkimer’s core of coddled criminals. 

Herkimer Crime Captivates YouTube – 3,922 Views in 36 Hours

Reading our latest Herkimer poison gas attack posting, many of our new Herkimer Post readers and referrers followed and shared the links to blog mistress’ Linda Kaidan’s YouTube channel, which over the next few days had 3,932 views of our Pleasant Avenue neighbors Curtis Cool, Joyce Barton, the Stanley Sykes Gang, the Creepy Stalking Meth Heads and Herkimer’s Historic Crack House Keeper

YouTube viewers watched agog as 7,119 minutes of Herkimer street assaults, elder abuse, poison gas attacks and a street gang rampage rolled across their screens. Our videos received one Like, and 35 Dislikes. (The latter are about the number of estimated drug dealers and child traffickers and exploiters within a two-block area of our Pleasant Avenue home. )

4,513 Social Media Engagements from 1
Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks Post
From 12/11-12/13/17, almost 4,000 viewers watched Herkimer’s traditional lawlessness parade past on footage we captured within with 40 feet of our home, here on Herkimer’s unfortunately-named Pleasant Avenue. Not counting my 75k Twitter followers, we had 4,532 Herkimer Post social media engagements from that one Herkimer poison gassing post. 

Herkimer Crime YouTube views from herkimerpost.com posting of 12/11/17
December 11-13, 2017 – Herkimer Crime YouTube views from Herkimer Post article of 12/11/17, “Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks Fade – Good News, Bad News”

Herkimer Post 2017 – 2,323 Visitors, 6,889 Page Views (Google Analytics)

Herkimer Post Blog Viewers 2017 - Google Analytics

Herkimer Crime on YouTube 2017 – 15,521 Views, 26,076 Watchtime  Minutes

Our Herkimer crime YouTube channel is now self-sustaining,  with the majority of viewers coming via referral from YouTube affiliated sites or from previews embedded in our videos. If the Herkimer Post vanished today,  our viewership would continue to soar, so great is the human fascination with the grotesque.

Herkimerpost 2017 YouTube Summary
Herkimer Crime 2017 YouTube Analytics

 

Herkimer Crime 2017
Top 10 Popular YouTubes 
Curtis Cool Continues to Rule
9,100 Views, 27,000 Minutes Watchtime

Herkimer’s iconic Curtis Cool’s antics are responsible for about 50% of all our Herkimer crime video views. Assaults and trafficking by the Stanley Sykes gang, Joyce Barton and Herkimer’s Historic Crack House Keeper account for most of the rest. (The Sykes’ gang is trending nicely. ) With Facebook News now taking an interest in our blog, we hope the influx of new readers and viewers will continue to send the Herkimer Post soaring as we offer fresh, newsworthy Herkimer crime insights. 

328 Pleasant Ave Herkimer street thug Curtis Cool harassing Pleasant Ave neighbors
Herkimer’s Curtis Cool Harassing Elderly Neighbors – 328 Pleasant Avenue Herkimer 6/16

 

Top 10 Herkimer Crime YouTube Videos 2017
Top 10 Herkimer Crime YouTube Videos 2017

 

 Herkimer Grows Camera Shy

There’s been a concerted effort by the Herkimer Police and Herkimer’s -legacy criminals to avoid creating arrest-worthy, video-worthy incidents. But only when the Sykes’s and the Bartons and their trafficking are gone from Herkimer’s Pleasant Avenue will the street become fully habitable again and real estate salable. 
The waves of poison gas attacks of last year have settled into a war of attrition, with snipers surrounding us; executing pesticide attacks from hand foggers whenever we venture out.  The gas of course rolls on down the street over law abiding people and pets.  

Note to prospective  Pleasant Avenue real estate sellers and their agents:

Taking a property off of the market and then renting it to criminals who spray poisons is not a winning sales strategy. 

A ‘Speak no evil’ philosophy empowered this criminal stronghold. While Justice Brandeis has given effective advice – “Sunlight is the best disinfectant”. As Herkimer Post views surge, we provide this sunlight.

by Stephen Ames Berry

 

Incident report Herkimer gassing 2/27/18 between 12:30 and 13:00

gas attack Herkimer

 

 

Herkimer gassing of 2/27/18 – I was in my backyard and then entered my home experiencing itchiness, burning skin sensations and nausea. I went out the front door (position 1) and observed a small black sedan backing out of a driveway near 324 Pleasant Ave (position 2). This vehicle headed west towards PK’s pub. It parked on the north side roughly at position labelled 3 on the above map. A person exited the vehicle and ran briskly towards the home located near #3. At the same time there was a small black sedan parked near #4 on the above map. The license number of one of these vehicles (obtained 2 minutes later after one vehicle had departed) was FSE-9699.

I was suspicious of the vehicle backing out from the driveway labeled 2 because it drove such a short distance. Why not walk a distance of several houses rather than drive? And if the purpose was to park close to PK’s pub, why not turn around in one of the several vacant driveways that were closer to the pub?

The prevailing wind at this time was from the west. I believe that poison pesticide sprayed from position #2 resulted in the symptoms that I experienced. These symptoms are consistent with Deltmethrin, a popular pyrethroid insecticide manufactured in Canada.

 

Linda Kaidan

 

 

First Herkimer Poison Gas Attack of the New Year

Stephen Ames Berry

The first Herkimer poison gas attack of the New Year was on Thursday, 2/15/18, between 1200 and 1530 on Pleasant Avenue, from the area of the rental houses the Stanley Sykes’ gang occupies next to our home. Herkimer’s entrenched drug and child traffickers were marking the one-year anniversary of their first murderous poison gas attack on us with a fresh mist dose of an invisible odorless pesticide.

Being gas, it didn’t confine itself to our yard, but spread as a toxic mist along Pleasant Avenue during prime school bus time. Not poisoned were the Barton and Sykes gang kids, all of whom had vanished from the street.

Herkimer Poison Gas Again an Odorless Pyrethroid Insecticide

Driveby poison gas attack on our home on 8.10.17 using Deltamethrin. Attackers stop in front of Carrie Ann Bass’ 334 Pleasant Ave to give victory flash.

The poison gas used again had all the attributes and symptoms of odorless Deltamethrin, a pyrethroid insecticide. The weapon of choice appears to remain battery-powered hand foggers. As educated victims of scores of previous Herkimer poison gas attacks, we recognized the symptoms of Deltamethrin: stinging of the eyes, dizziness, itching skin, rashes. Symptoms may also include including burning, partial numbness, “pins and needles”, skin crawling, and different abnormal sensations of the face and lips.

Herkimer Poison Gas Warnings

If you believe you or your children were or are affected, seek  medical help and tell them you suspect a pyrethroid. Prolonged exposure to the repeated gas attacks common to Herkimer can cause a host of developmental medical problems, such as endocrine disorders and Parkinson’s disease.

Deltamethrin dissipates quickly but can leave havoc in its wake. It’s a neurotoxin; it attacks the central nervous system. It’s absorb by breast milk and can be passed on to nursing infants. It lingers in the environment, contaminating clothing, bedding and other soft goods, people and pets.

Follow this link to learn of the types and symptoms of the various poison gasses used by Herkimer’s Sykes gang. It seems they consult with an agricultural pesticide expert, LINK given the array of poisons and equipment used in their attacks.

Latest Herkimer Poison Gas Attack Coincident with Joyce Barton’s New Prosperity

It was our first gassing since October here on Herkimer’s unfortunately-named Pleasant Avenue.  As with other Herkimer poison gas attacks,  this one was signaled by a sudden obvious infusion of cash to our neighbor Joyce Barton, who’d been struggling to make ends meet after her well-known green Herkimer methmobile delivery car died a very public death. She now has a cute used blue Corolla with a spiffy spoiler. Though she rarely uses her new car, she’s probably out there somewhere, adding to Herkimer’s opioid epidemic from her handsome new double-cab pickup truck, garaged elsewhere. Someone’s got her back. Again.

Joyce’s putative husband, East Herkimer Volunteer Fire Chief Douglas Barton, appears to have moved from Joyce Barton’s 330 Pleasant Avenue. Doug’s been replaced by a pickup truck-driving cutout.

Herkimer Landlord Jay Smith Continues Sheltering Stanley Sykes Gang

The Parking lot for 334 Pleasant Ave/341 Eureka Ave

We weren’t home when the gas came in. It was targeted at a first floor window. Like many other of the preceding 50+ poison gas attacks, it came from the Stanley Sykes gang’s parking lot, which abuts our back yard and spans 341 Eureka and 334 Pleasant Avenues. The Sykes gang members are long-time tenants of Herkimer landlord Jay Smith. 

Joyce Barton and Stanley Sykes are allies, probably dating back to before they were chased out of Utica. It was kind of Joyce to remember us after she got some cash and threw some Stanley’s way.

Herkimer’s Sykes Gang Steadily Trafficking Out of 334 Pleasant Avenue

Sykes putative daughter-in-law Carrie Ann Bass appears to remain in charge of the 334 Pleasant Avenue operation. The father of Bass’s son Harvey remains absent on an alleged heroin a trafficking charge with complicity in the death of one of his users. (The family did give the young man a memorable send off before his bail was revoked.)

Stanley Sykes himself no longer traffics in his signature red SUV heroin hearse. He’s downgraded to an older, rusted white Hyundai Elantra (NY license HUR 8272) of the sort favored by Herkimer’s less flamboyant drug dealers.

Stanley Sytskes coming by to harasss us agan

 

We keep hearing that Carrie Ann Bass has moved, but we continue seeing her slipping across that parking lot from 334 Pleasant to Stanley’s 341 Eureka. And a flow of customers to her side door, rather than her front, the Herkimer Police having apparently forbidden her the street.

Sykes Gang’s Carrie Ann Bass and Her Invisible Cat

We haven’t been treated to one of Carrie Ann’s harassment performances since September, when she slipped down the street a few houses to the no-man’s land between the creepy stalking methheads house and ours. Here she is in that performance. (The other woman appears to be from the methheads house.)

“Herkimer’s dirty and likes it”

Herkimer's drug trafficking economy
“Herkimer’s dirty and likes it.”

“Herkimer’s dirty and it likes it,” says a former senior federal agent familiar with area, speculating on the millions Herkimer’s crime-based cash economy brings to our pastoral village. Herkimer’s reputation as a pirate haven was well-established before we came here four years ago, and long before the murderous gas attacks began.

The brazen narco-terrorism of Herkimer’s poison gas attacks have sent our social media metrics soaring. (If only we were paid, and by the view.) People expect poison gas attacks in Syria and Yemen, not in America. But as the folks here say with a shrug, “It’s Herkimer.”

herkimer ny government
The 3 Wise Monkeys of Herkimer

 

Why Are They Still Here?

I’m sure we’re not the only ones relieved that the Herkimer police are finally cracking down on criminal harassment and street assaults and arresting thugs. But as long as Herkimer values the blood money of the vile likes of the Sykes gang and Joyce Barton over the safety of it citizens, Herkimer’s telling the world it’s dirty, and likes it. And if that’s not true, ask yourself, why are they still here?

Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks Fade – Good News, Bad News

by Stephen Ames Berry

Herkimer poison gassing suspect

Neighboring Herkimer Poison Gassing Suspects

Herkimer poison gassing suspect

Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks – The Good News

For months, depraved criminals openly used weapons of mass destruction to poison us, our neighbors, and much of South Herkimer Village, drifting toxic mists forming  from the witch’s brew of pesticides they released on us.

Thanks to law enforcement drone surveillance coordinated with ground intercepts, the driveby  poison gas attacks on us using hand foggers here on Herkimer’s Pleasant Avenue have been stopped.  The last driveby gas attack we noted was on 10/11, and that didn’t seem part of the earlier coordinated attacks. Those had ended some weeks before. Anyone arrested is probably looking at some heavy federal prison time. Anyone not arrested is probably sweating being turned in for lighter sentences.

The Last Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks?

The last Herkimer poison gas attacks on our home (330 Pleasant Avenue) that we noted were on 11/14 between 9:00 and 9:15 pm, and 11/22 at 3:30 a.m. Both attacks were from either the rear or the 328 Pleasant side of our house. They were close together, each signaled by multiple “Whomps” of released compression, like a mortar firing or a bear’s loud whuff. The pesticide was probably released by timer in an attempt to outwit drone surveillance by an absence of suspects in the likely areas at the reported time of the attack. Any toxics fired down our driveway also poisoned the street and neighboring homes.

Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks – The Bad News

Although the driveby poison gas sprayers seem gone, other poisoners are still here. They’re part of the back and side yard gassing squad.

Attacks from adjoining rear yards started months before the drivebys and added to their toxicity. Hand foggers spewed pyrethrin  and Deltamethrin mists at us, and crop dusting equipment streamed organophosphates.

These were coordinated attacks, using a carefully chosen array of pesticides and agricultural pesticide dispensing equipment. Given the limited nature of the Sykes gang members, a rogue agricultural pesticide expert was probably consulted. Gassing attacks from yards continued after the drivebys ended.  Larger poisoning gear was probably set for late night timed release, as it was in this video. The video shows the two types of attacks, streaming and misting. Watch carefully on the lower right at 0.48, and you’ll see the poison mist from a handfogger enter the yard next door from the driveway, then dissipate.

Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks — the Creepy Stalking Meth Heads

Here’s a video showing two of our camera-shy, suspected poison gassers. They specialize in the late night gassing of us from rear and side yards. We call them Thing 1 and Thing 2, or collectively, the drunks. (They’re on a different road to Hell than alcohol, but their speech is often slurred.) They’re creepy.

These two depraved specimens of the ravages of meth amphetamine addiction have had much to do with the scores of overlapping poison gas attacks on us, here on Herkimer’s Pleasant Avenue. They’re proud of their work and will come up to you on the sidewalk and ask with a grin, “How do you like being gassed?” (Reply: “How do you like going to Hell?”)

I call them Thing 1 and Thing 2, and collectively, the drunks, as they often sound drunk. They’re known associates of Herkimer’s Stanley Sykes gang, which is embedded in two Jay Smith houses on the other side of us, at 334 Pleasant Avenue and 341 Eureka Avenue. The Sykes’ gang loudly holds us and our video-rich blog responsible for their unprofitable trafficking operations.  (For a long time, they didn’t believe in surveillance drones, and so never bothered to look up.)

Nightime Stalkers

Night often finds the drunks stalking our property, making mischief and peering at our cameras to see if the little red lights are on. In this video, one of them immediately notices our door camera is missing (firmware update), and comes to check on our health and try to scope out the locks and sensors. He ignores two No Trespassing signs. He asks for me. He was told he was trespassing and sent off. Typically, our criminal visitors ask for whichever one of us the two of us doesn’t answer the door. They’re sent to see if  we’re yet sickened and dying.

The nighttime drunk in the video contents himself with scoping out our street-side cameras and either chatting with them, or possibly blessing us and our home.

Those spots at 0.35  are pesticide residue on the camera lens. A particulate, it’s probably an organophosphate, sprayed from the street at our front bedroom. The world’s most lethal nerve gas, Sarin is an organophosphate. Alzheimer’s is one of several long-term possible effects of organophosphate poisoning.

We’ve heard Stanley Sykes declare to his krew that he paid for the right to traffic out of his multi-house Herkimer location and vow that we will soon  be gone.  (In fairness, Stanley did offer us $1,500 for our house.)

Herkimer’s Stanley Sykes, the Addicts’ Friend

Stanley Sykes Herkimer Poison Gassings Suspect
Herkimer Sykes gang head Stanley Sykes, suspected Poison Gassings Coordinator. Sykes is shown here trespassing on our property and harassing us. He’s was as always belligerent and threatening. In the video from which this photo was taken, Sykes can be seen to be lying, as his lips are moving.

That’s the drunks’ yard seen from our back bedroom. The photo was taken on 11/22/17, the date of the last known poison gas attack on us. The two were apparently then gifted with the contents of those small white plastic bags littering their yard. Stanley Sykes was seen visiting them that day.

Crystal meth delivery bags littering 326 Pleasant Avenue Herkimer 11/22/17
Yard of 326 Pleasant Avenue, a Jay Smith rental property. Photo taken from our rear bedroom window 11/22/17, the day of the last poison gas attack on us. The window has often been sprayed with pesticide. Herkimer meth head gassing suspects Thing I and Thing 2 have long lived here. The white plastic bags of the type suddenly littering their yard are often used to deliver retail-size portions of crystal meth. Syke’s gang’s Stanley Sykes was seen at 326 Pleasant Avenue that day.

 

Both  human husks are long-term tenants at Jay Smith’s 326 Pleasant Avenue. Harriett Tangorra’s vacant 328 Pleasant lies between us, it’s backyard wide open to them and pesticide dispensers. The houses on either side of their’s are for sale. Probably will be for a while.

Long Term Effects of Herkimer Poison Gas Attacks

The effects of these heinous attacks will continue to impact us, our neighbors and pets, and the Herkimer village environment for a long time.  We’ve had health issues attributable to pesticide exposure. Our backyard remains toxic. Our beautiful birds are gone, poisoned in our yard from Sykes’ yard. We didn’t know that by feeding them, we were luring them to their deaths. And still, our poisoners are here.