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SCHENECTADY

Police investigate Schenectady bank robbery

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
Police are searching for a suspect in a Saturday morning Schenectady bank robbery.
 
Gloversville police chief to retire
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville police chief to retire

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Police Chief Donald VanDeusen, a 25-year veteran of the force, announced this week that he will retire at the end of the month.
 
Claim: Schenectady County Jail to blame for 2 deaths
SCHENECTADY

Claim: Schenectady County Jail to blame for 2 deaths

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
An attorney is now pursuing two potential new suits related to two more recent deaths connected to Schenectady County Jail.
 
DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say
GLENVILLE

DNA ties Glenville man to rape, police say

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Pushed out of a stranger’s pickup truck in a Glenville parking lot, the young woman had no idea where she was.
 
Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery
ROTTERDAM

Second man charged in Rotterdam bank robbery

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A second man has been arrested in connection with last month’s bank robbery that involved a fake school threat, police said Friday.
 
Schenectady man charged in Charlton home invasion
CHARLTON

Schenectady man charged in Charlton home invasion

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

A Schenectady man has been arrested and two others will face charges following what state police said was a home invasion burglary recently in Charlton.
 

Man stabbed in Schenectady

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
A man was stabbed early this morning in Schenectady and sent to Albany Medical Center, according to police.
 
Prosecutor: Schenectady man shot victim, leaving him paralyzed

Prosecutor: Schenectady man shot victim, leaving him paralyzed

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
A Schenectady man shot a former roommate in the stomach outside a convenience store nearly two years ago, paralyzing the man, a prosecutor said Thursday.
 
Schenectady loses police discipline case

Schenectady loses police discipline case

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The state Appellate Division ruled against the city over giving its public safety commissioner the authority to discipline Schenectady police officers.
 
Truck top peeled off by Glenville bridge
GLENVILLE

Truck top peeled off by Glenville bridge

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
The top of a tractor trailer resembled the peeled-off lid of an aluminum can after it skimmed the bottom of a bridge on Glenridge Road in Glenville at 11:25 a.m.
 
Fulton County plans to install cameras to read car plates
FULTON COUNTY

Fulton County plans to install cameras to read car plates

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
In the second year of its New Neighborhood program, Fulton County is planning to install three license-plate reading cameras at “key intersections” around the county to help track vehicles in criminal investigations.
 
Bogus pot deal led to Schenectady killing, prosecutor alleges
SCHENECTADY

Bogus pot deal led to Schenectady killing, prosecutor alleges

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
A prosecutor Wednesday laid out the complicated scenario that he contends led to the death of Carlos Figueroa a year ago on a cold night in Schenectady’s Hamilton Hill, a scenario that centered around a marijuana deal that neither side intended to fulfill.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs man gets prison time for forgery

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

A Saratoga Springs man was sent to state prison Wednesday for stealing a credit card last May and then using it several times.
 
Prison escapee David Sweat sentenced

Prison escapee David Sweat sentenced

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
David Sweat was sentenced Wednesday morning to 3 1/2 years to seven years in prison for his escape last year from the maximum security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.
 
Police say Albany man found with heroin while attending court
BETHLEHEM

Police say Albany man found with heroin while attending court

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016
William J. Wynne, 45, of Albany, was arrested on charges of possessing heroin and hypodermic instruments while attending Bethlehem Town Court Tuesday .
 
 

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