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Local neighborhood watch groups joining forces
CAPITAL REGION

Local neighborhood watch groups joining forces

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015
On a night dedicated to promoting positive police-community partnerships, neighborhood safety and camaraderie, a new example of teamwork will begin.
 
Schenectady police increase Hamilton Hill patrols
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady police increase Hamilton Hill patrols

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015

The Schenectady Police Department has increased patrols in Hamilton Hill following three shootings in the area in less than two weeks.
 
AMSTERDAM

Man stabbed in Amsterdam

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015


A 48-year-old man was stabbed early Monday morning in the city, according to Amsterdam police.
 

Sheriff: Inmate at Schenectady County Jail died last night

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
An inmate at the Schenectady County Jail died Sunday night, according to a statement issued today by the Schenectady County Sheriff's Office.
 
Police: Suspect in officer assault case may be MMA fighter
SCHENECTADY

Police: Suspect in officer assault case may be MMA fighter

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
Schenectady police Officer Mark Weekes did not have time to defend himself against his attacker early Saturday morning on State Street, Lt. Mark McCracken said.
 
Elm Street family displaced by early-morning fire
SCHENECTADY

Elm Street family displaced by early-morning fire

Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015
A fire on Elm Street in Schenectady early Sunday morning displaced a family.

 
Another shooting on Schenectady Street; victim stable
SCHENECTADY

Another shooting on Schenectady Street; victim stable

Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015
A man was shot on Schenectady Street early this morning — the same street where another man was shot and killed on Monday and an anti-violence rally was held on Friday.

 
Schenectady patrolman suffers skull fracture; Suspect arrested
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady patrolman suffers skull fracture; Suspect arrested

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015
A Glens Falls man was arrested early this morning on charges that he assaulted a Schenectady police officer, according to police.
 
Schenectady police: Man pulled gun during traffic stop, fled on foot
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady police: Man pulled gun during traffic stop, fled on foot

Friday, July 31, 2015
Schenectady police are searching for a man who pulled a gun during a traffic stop and then fled on foot.
 
Saratoga cops: Lillian's waitress stole credit card information
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga cops: Lillian's waitress stole credit card information

Friday, July 31, 2015
A server at Lillian’s Restaurant in downtown Saratoga Springs was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly stealing the credit car information of several patrons during the first two weeks of July, according to Saratoga Springs police.
 
Troopers: Naked man charged with DWI after crashing stolen vehicle
MALTA

Troopers: Naked man charged with DWI after crashing stolen vehicle

Friday, July 31, 2015
A naked man was arrested in Malta and charged with driving while intoxicated — and grand larceny — after he drove a stolen vehicle off the road early Sunday morning, State Police said.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Pair face Saratoga County Jail contraband charges

Friday, July 31, 2015
Two women, one of them already an inmate in the Saratoga County Jail, were arrested on prison contraband charges Wednesday after one tried to smuggle perfume oil to the other, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said.
 
SCHENECTADY

In Schenectady, man dies after mysterious incident

Thursday, July 30, 2015
The man placed on life support after a Saturday night incident in the Woodlawn neighborhood has died, police said Thursday.
 
Amsterdam man shot in backyard
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam man shot in backyard

Thursday, July 30, 2015
A 25-year-old man was shot in the leg early Thursday morning and taken to St. Mary’s Hospital, according to Amsterdam Police.
 
‘Death ray’ case set for trial
ALBANY

‘Death ray’ case set for trial

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Not only did Glendon Scott Crawford reach out to two markedly different organizations with his plan for a deadly mobile X-ray device, but he had detailed plans for the device when a federal informant first contacted him, federal prosecutors wrote in a new memorandum filed this week.
 
 

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