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Albany man arrested by same trooper twice in 48 hours
MALTA

Albany man arrested by same trooper twice in 48 hours

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
In a span of 48 hours, an Albany man was arrested twice on driving charges in Malta by state police — and by the same trooper.
 
Gloversville man accused of falsely reporting robbery
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville man accused of falsely reporting robbery

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
A Gloversville man lied about being robbed at knifepoint in order to get out of going to work, according to city police.
 
INDIAN LAKE

No charges in Indian Lake church incident where man died

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
No charges will be filed in the case of an Indian Lake man who died in June when he was tackled by parishioners after he entered a church during Mass, shouted obscenities and threw objects before advancing on a priest while possessing a .45-caliber handgun.
 
SCOTIA

Man thwarted in Scotia holdup try

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
Authorities are searching for the man who tried to hold up a Subway restaurant Friday night before fleeing empty-handed.
 
Grand jury indicts suspect in Schenectady woman's murder
SCHENECTADY

Grand jury indicts suspect in Schenectady woman's murder

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
A Schenectady County grand jury has indicted Jamell Modest, the 46-year-old city man accused of shooting a mother of four last Saturday near the intersection of State and Elder streets.
 
Cousin charged with killing 5-year-old Berne boy
CLARKSVILLE

Cousin charged with killing 5-year-old Berne boy

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
A 19-year-old cousin has been charged in the strangulation death of 5-year-old Kenneth White, the subject of an Amber Alert Thursday after he was reportedly abducted.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Ex-con indicted in Saratoga Lake break-in

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
A Staten Island ex-convict police say was found prowling inside a Saratoga Lake home last spring was indicted Thursday.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville woman allegedly took money from relative

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
A Gloversville woman faces theft charges after abusing her power of attorney over a relative, state police said Thursday.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Saratoga County pair accused of selling cocaine, ecstasy

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
A pair of area residents were taken into custody on drug charges Thursday for allegedly trafficking cocaine and ecstasy throughout the county.
 
AMSTERDAM

Schenectady shooting suspect nabbed in Amsterdam raid

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
A man wanted in an October shooting in Schenectady was arrested Thursday in Amsterdam.
 
Arrest made in Schenectady shooting
SCHENECTADY

Arrest made in Schenectady shooting

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
A man wanted in connection with an October non-fatal shooting was arrested today in Amsterdam, police said.
 
Former Saratoga County deputy gets 5 years for cocaine distribution
ALBANY

Former Saratoga County deputy gets 5 years for cocaine distribution

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
Charles Fuller’s .380-caliber Kel-Tec pistol cost him a chance to argue for leniency before he was sentenced to five years in federal prison.
 
5-year-old found dead in Berne; sheriff discounts masked men abduction
BERNE

5-year-old found dead in Berne; sheriff discounts masked men abduction

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
The search for 5-year-old Kenneth White has turned into a homicide investigation this morning after authorities located his body near his rural Berne home.
 
ROTTERDAM

Rotterdam dispatchers finally join county center

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Rotterdam’s police, fire and emergency medical services dispatchers are finally moving into the countywide dispatch center on Hamburg Street.
 
ALBANY

Feds ask to seize money from alleged Saratoga grow house

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Federal authorities are trying to confiscate nearly $28,000 found during a July raid on an alleged Saratoga Springs marijuana growing operation.
 
 

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