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Downtown Schenectady bank robbed; suspect caught
SCHENECTADY

Downtown Schenectady bank robbed; suspect caught

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Police are investigating a bank robbery at the downtown Key Bank, the second downtown bank robbery in three days.
 
U.S. attorney: NY State corruption can end
ALBANY

U.S. attorney: NY State corruption can end

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, says corruption is a problem for everyone and causes people to suffer.
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland woman pleads guilty to welfare fraud, repays funds

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
The fiance of a part-time attorney with the Schenectady County Conflict Defender’s Office has accepted a plea deal in a welfare fraud case that could ultimately resolve her case with a misdemeanor, authorities said.
 
Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy
MOREAU

Moreau man allegedly head-butted sheriff's deputy

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
A 21-year-old Moreau man faces felony assault and other charges after he allegedly head-butted a sheriff's deputy on Saturday, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.
 
Girl tries to rescue dog from icy Ballston Lake, needs rescue herself
BALLSTON

Girl tries to rescue dog from icy Ballston Lake, needs rescue herself

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Firefighters pulled a teenage girl from Ballston Lake Sunday and sent her to the hospital to be treated for hypothermia, firefighters said.
 
Police: Man parked car in middle of Northway, caused accident
COLONIE

Police: Man parked car in middle of Northway, caused accident

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
A man parked his car in the middle of Interstate 87 this morning, causing a three-car accident that resulted in a minor injury, state police said.
 
Halfmoon nanny accused of identity theft
CLIFTON PARK

Halfmoon nanny accused of identity theft

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
A nanny from Halfmoon secretly used her employer’s credit card to create an account on a dating site, state police said.
 
Authorities: Schenectady man sold untaxed cigarettes in parking lot
SCHENECTADY

Authorities: Schenectady man sold untaxed cigarettes in parking lot

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
A Schenectady man has been accused of selling untaxed cigarettes from a convenience store parking lot, the state Department of Taxation and Finance said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Police investigate Schenectady bank robbery

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
Police are searching for a suspect in a Saturday morning Schenectady bank robbery.
 
Gloversville police chief to retire
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville police chief to retire

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Police Chief Donald VanDeusen, a 25-year veteran of the force, announced this week that he will retire at the end of the month.
 
Claim: Schenectady County Jail to blame for 2 deaths
SCHENECTADY

Claim: Schenectady County Jail to blame for 2 deaths

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
An attorney is now pursuing two potential new suits related to two more recent deaths connected to Schenectady County Jail.
 
DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say
GLENVILLE

DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Pushed out of a stranger’s pickup truck in a Glenville parking lot, the young woman had no idea where she was.
 
Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery
ROTTERDAM

Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A second man has been arrested in connection with last month’s bank robbery that involved a fake school threat, police said Friday.
 
Schenectady man charged in Charlton home invasion
CHARLTON

Schenectady man charged in Charlton home invasion

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

A Schenectady man has been arrested and two others will face charges following what state police said was a home invasion burglary recently in Charlton.
 

Man stabbed in Schenectady

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A man was stabbed early this morning in Schenectady and sent to Albany Medical Center, according to police.
 
 

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