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SCHENECTADY

Man found dead in parked car in Schenectady

City police are investigating the unattended death of a man found in a car on Maple Avenue this morning.

NISKAYUNA

Alert Niskayuna residents retrieve stolen purse

Burglary suspect arrested

Schenectady man shot in torso, expected to survive

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man shot in torso, expected to survive

A 24-year-old city resident was shot in the torso Sunday afternoon and later underwent emergency surgery for what was considered a non-life-threatening wound.

JOHNSTOWN

Driver pleads guilty to manslaughter in passenger's death

The driver in an August crash that killed his passenger pleaded guilty Thursday to a manslaughter charge, Fulton County prosecutors said.

MALTA

Pedestrian hit by car in Malta, hospitalized

A Waterford man was hospitalized after being struck by a car while walking across Route 9 near Old Post Road this morning, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said.

LATHAM & BERNE

Troopers kill man allegedly brandishing knives in Berne

Two state Troopers shot and killed a Berne man who "aggressively approached" them while carrying a knife in each hand, state police said.

Schenectady man arrested for online chats with teen

GUILDERLAND

Schenectady man arrested for online chats with teen

A Schenectady man was arrested by Guilderland police Friday on charges that he engaged in sexually oriented online chats with a 15-year-old Guilderland girl.

Pair can avoid jail by paying $175K in restitution

BALLSTON SPA

Pair can avoid jail by paying $175K in restitution

The former longtime chef and part-owner of a popular Saratoga Springs restaurant pleaded guilty today to stealing money from the venture.

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam schools in lockout after threat

All Amsterdam schools and district buildings went into lockout Friday as police and district officials investigated a threat, according to a post on the district website.

HAGUE

Canoeist drowns in Lake George

A Lake George man has drowned while canoeing, the Warren County Sheriff's Office said.

SCHENECTADY

Two women face prostitution charges in Schenectady

Schenectady police arrested two women on suspicion of prostitution after a sting Wednesday, and also made a nearby arrest for weapons and drug possession.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs needs to reach verdict on 2nd courtroom

With a state deadline for coming up with a plan for a second courtroom looming, Saratoga Springs City Council members are looking at whether the little-used third floor of City Hall could be converted into court space.

SCHENECTADY

Safyre Terry’s mom arraigned on new perjury charges

Safyre Terry’s biological mother formally pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a new perjury indictment filed against her.

Man accused in Schenectady murder to represent himself

SCHENECTADY

Man accused in Schenectady murder to represent himself

The man accused of fatally shooting Wayne Best Jr. in December 2014, and facing a possible life sentence if convicted, will represent himself.

SOUTH GLENS FALLS

South Glens Falls man arrested on drug charges

A village man was arrested on a drug charge Wednesday after the Saratoga County Sheriff's Department and state police conducted a raid at his home, deputies said.

SCHENECTADY

Man's death most likely a drug overdose, Schenectady police say

The man was found dead in a cemetery near Central Park probably died of a drug overdose, police said Thursday.

GANSEVOORT

Gansevoort man allegedly sold drugs

A Gansevoort man was arrested on drug sale and possession charges Wednesday following a search of his home, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Department said.

 Amsterdam man faces child pornography charges

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam man faces child pornography charges

An Amsterdam man has been accused of possessing child pornography.

BALLSTON SPA

CNA allegedly stole a resident's wedding ring

A certified nurse aid has been arrested, accused of stealing a nursing home resident's wedding ring last year and then selling it, Attorney General's officials said today.

Guilderland man accused of having sex with child

GUILDERLAND

Guilderland man accused of having sex with child

A Guilderland man is accused of engaging in a sex act with a child under the age of 11 on elementary school grounds Saturday, police said.

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