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Suspended Schenectady officer is arrested once more

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A suspended city police officer was arrested again, accused of damaging items during an argument with his girlfriend and violating an order of protection, police said. The incident went so far that city police had to use a K-9 to track their own suspended officer, Kyle Hunter. The track couldn’t find him early Thursday morning; he was finally found Friday at a friend’s house in Amsterdam, police said. Hunter faces one count each of felony ...

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April 25, 2009
7:24 a.m.

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Whats new, why don't they just take his badge this is the second time in what 2 months? This is just another black eye against the Schenectady police dept., with all the bad press, you'd think he know better. This cop is a head case.

April 25, 2009
8:47 a.m.

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It's good to see the other officers doing whatever they have to do to find him and arrest him. Hopefully they will fire him asap!

Good job by the responding officers.

April 25, 2009
9:08 a.m.

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It's a shame to see so many officers with problems. But the worst offender of all has gone free of charges. Several months ago an assistant chief of police got in an accident on Union Street. He used his authority and prominent position to deflect examination into his sobriety thereby avoiding evidence. It's alleged that he was out drinking but that's all been swept under the carpet and he gets away with it. He is immune to disciplinary action because he is so important.

April 25, 2009
12:24 p.m.

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there are head cases and there are head cases. some just get be fixed. this is one of them.

April 25, 2009
5:51 p.m.

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If this guy isn't fired by Monday, the Police Chief Chaires should have to explain to the public the reasoning behind why he’s still on the force.

I would be really surprised if he, Hunter, was some super cop or something like that.

April 26, 2009
5:34 p.m.

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chief chaires should be explaining why he is still chief and why they can not seem to even help their own officers. WHAT IS YOUR JOB AGAIN???? SO MANY USELESS ADMINISTRATORS AND NOT ENOUGH HELP FOR YOUR FALLING OFFICERS. YOU SHOULD BE A SHAMED OF YOURSELF, ALL OF YOU!!!!!!!