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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.
 
BALLSTON

Dolomite sues over town's blocking of Ballston asphalt plant

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
The asphalt company involved in a long-running dispute with the town of Ballston over a proposed asphalt plant has sued the town in federal court.
 
Five convicted in Fulton County drug ring
JOHNSTOWN

Five convicted in Fulton County drug ring

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Five members of a Fulton County drug ring are facing several years in state prison after pleading guilty to various felony offenses, according to authorities.
 
Ex-cop gets 15 years for killing wife in Malta home
BALLSTON SPA

Ex-cop gets 15 years for killing wife in Malta home

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
In a case Saratoga County District Attorney Karen A. Heggen called a “family tragedy,” former Nassau County police officer Charles Wilkinson was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in prison for the choking death of his wife last year at their home in Malta.
 
AMSTERDAM

Sex offenders who left Amsterdam apprehended in NYC

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Two sex offenders wanted for leaving Amsterdam about a month ago without notifying police were apprehended Monday night in the Bronx, according to police.
 
NASSAU

Driver in fatal Rensselaer County crash charged with DWI

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
A West Sand Lake man was killed in a Monday car accident in the town of Nassau, and the driver, who survived, has been charged with driving while intoxicated. A Scotia man, whose vehicle was involved in the accident, suffered leg fractures and internal injuries.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Man sentenced for role in death of fellow Saratoga bar patron

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
A Lake George man was sentenced to 11⁄3 to 4 years in state prison today in connection with the barroom death of a Saratoga Springs man last year.
 
2 sentenced in Canajoharie goat theft
CANAJOHARIE

2 sentenced in Canajoharie goat theft

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Two Fort Plain men who stole 21 goats from a Canajoharie farm in December have been sentenced to jail time and ordered to pay $1,400 in restitution.
 
 

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