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ALBANY

Inmate at Albany County Jail kills himself

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014


A man ordered held on two attempted burglaries killed himself at the Albany County Jail Saturday, Albany County Sheriff’s officials said.
 
GUILDERLAND

Man charged with setting fire in bathroom of Guilderland house

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Town police arrested a Guilderland man for allegedly starting a fire in a house early Sunday morning.
 
JOHNSTOWN

Gloversville man allegedly ran trooper off road

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
A Gloversville man was charged with felony drunken driving after state police said he drove into oncoming traffic and forced a trooper off the road.
 
ALBANY

Man critically hurt in Albany stabbing

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
A 48-year-old man was critically wounded after being stabbed on McPherson Terrace early Saturday.
 
COLONIE

Four sought in jewelry theft from Colonie store

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
Colonie police are seeking the public’s help in identifying four people alleged to have stolen more than $62,000 worth of jewelry from Mach’s Treasures.
 
Man shot in Schenectady; suspect eludes retired cop
SCHENECTADY

Man shot in Schenectady; suspect eludes retired cop

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
A man was shot in the leg this afternoon on Albany Street, with his assailant getting away from the pursuit of a retired city police officer.
 
Ellis video voyeur gets 1-to-3-year prison term
SCHENECTADY

Ellis video voyeur gets 1-to-3-year prison term

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
A former registered nurse at Ellis Hospital who admitted to hiding a video camera in an employee bathroom was sentenced Friday to up to three years in prison.
 
Lorey planning to retire as Fulton County sheriff at end of term
FULTON COUNTY

Lorey planning to retire as Fulton County sheriff at end of term

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Fulton County Sheriff Thomas Lorey will retire when his current term ends Dec. 31, 2015.
 
ALBANY

Albany man gets 6 years in child porn case

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
An Albany man was sentenced Thursday to six years in federal prison after admitting to distributing images and movies of child pornography online, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Man admits vehicular assault in Saratoga County

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Jeffrey Horton’s blood-alcohol content was nearly three times the legal limit to drive when he slammed his truck into the driver’s side door of a car passing by the Northway Exit 8 ramp on Crescent Road on March 29.
 
ALBANY

2 former Gloversville residents admit benefits fraud

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Two former Gloversville residents admitted in federal court this week to lying to obtain more than $400,000 in disability benefits, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.
 
GUILDERLAND

Man accused of attempted burglaries in Guilderland

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
An Albany man has been arrested in connection with two attempted burglaries that happened Monday, police said.
 
COEYMANS

Saratoga County girl, 14, allegedly lured into sex

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Police said a Coeymans man used Facebook to lure a 14-year-old Saratoga County girl to his residence, where he had sex with her and gave her a tattoo.
 
Giardino to leave Fulton County bench at year’s end
FULTON COUNTY

Giardino to leave Fulton County bench at year’s end

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Longtime Fulton County Court Judge Richard Giardino, who has also frequently presided over high-profile cases in Schenectady County, will retire at the end of the year.
 
Police back at scene of Guilderland killings
GUILDERLAND

Police back at scene of Guilderland killings

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
A state police forensic team was back Wednesday at the Guilderland home where four people were slain last week for an eighth day of evidence-gathering.
 
 

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