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Arrested prison guard denies knowing of inmates' escape plot
PLATTSBURGH

Arrested prison guard denies knowing of inmates' escape plot

Thursday, June 25, 2015
A prison guard charged in connection with the escape of two killers admitted providing them with tools, paint, frozen hamburger and access to a catwalk electrical box, but claims he never knew they planned to bust out, authorities say.
 
Amsterdam prison worker allegedly raped inmate
MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Amsterdam prison worker allegedly raped inmate

Thursday, June 25, 2015
A civilian employee of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has been arrested for allegedly raping an inmate at a correctional facility.
 
2014 Schenectady house explosion blamed on city
SCHENECTADY

2014 Schenectady house explosion blamed on city

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
An insurance company that paid out a claim for damage caused by an August house explosion at a city-owned property is now trying to sue the city for its losses.
 
Friends, Schenectady police seek answers in deadly shooting
SCHENECTADY

Friends, Schenectady police seek answers in deadly shooting

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Solomon died Monday night at Albany Medical Center after being shot Thursday near Christ Church.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Greenfield woman faces drug charges

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

A Greenfield woman was arraigned in Saratoga County Court Wednesday on multiple drug sale and possession charges.
 
SCHENECTADY

Suspect’s window breaks, injures Rotterdam officers

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
A Schenectady man is accused of rolling his window up on the arm of policeman during a traffic stop, injuring him and a detective trying to assist, Rotterdam police said.
 
40 fake IDs confiscated at SPAC concert
SARATOGA SPRINGS

40 fake IDs confiscated at SPAC concert

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
If you need a fake driver’s license for buying beer while underage, Connecticut seems to be a popular state.
 
CAROGA

Caroga man accused of peeing in neighbor's flower pots

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
A Caroga man was arrested last week for allegedly attacking his neighbor’s yard and flowers, including “urinating in flower pots,” over the last nine months.
 
Schenectady woman allegedly steals Red Bull, speakers
BRUNSWICK

Schenectady woman allegedly steals Red Bull, speakers

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
A Schenectady woman has been charged with stealing from the Brunswick Walmart, state police said.
 
For Schenectady police, a celebration of valor, honor

For Schenectady police, a celebration of valor, honor

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Schenectady police patrolmen Eric Owens and Steve Nelson were waiting for backup when they noticed smoke coming from the roof of the Yale Street apartment.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Woman sent to prison for Saratoga Springs shoplifting

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A Brooklyn woman with an extensive shoplifting history was sentenced to state prison Monday for stealing from a downtown Saratoga Springs shop.
 
Schenectady shooting victim dies
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady shooting victim dies

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
A man found shot late Thursday night has died of his wounds, police said Tuesday.
 
SCHENECTADY

Owner of Jay Street buildings files claim against Schenectady

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

The owner of two buildings neighboring two former buildings on Jay Street that burned down in March filed a notice of claim against the city for damages and repairs.
 
CORINTH

Driver pleads guilty to manslaughter in Corinth fatality

Monday, June 22, 2015

A Lake Luzerne woman admitted in court Monday to driving drunk and killing a pedestrian in Corinth last September.
 
COLONIE

Man charged after allegedly jumping from twin bridges

Monday, June 22, 2015

Three men face charges after one of the three jumped from the Twin Bridges into the Mohawk River because the bridges seemed like a “cool” place from which to jump, state police said.
 
 

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