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SCHENECTADY

Ex-con allegedly had fake money in Schenectady

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

A man who spent time in prison for bank robbery is now accused of possessing counterfeit money, according to law enforcement authorities.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Halfmoon man gets prison for jewelry theft

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

A Halfmoon man who took jewelry while on home-cleaning jobs was sentenced to state prison on Monday.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man facing weapons count

Monday, June 29, 2015
A city man illegally possessed a handgun in Schenectady, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Burglary charge lodged in Schenectady

Monday, June 29, 2015


A local man faces a burglary count, accused of breaking into a building to take property, authorities said.
 
Gloversville man charged with dog neglect
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville man charged with dog neglect

Monday, June 29, 2015
Gloversville resident Norbert Saxton, 38, was arrested Friday for allegedly neglecting a dog found earlier this month wandering the city with a cancerous tumor that went untreated.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of assault with pipe

Monday, June 29, 2015

A city man struck another man with a steel pipe during an argument last week, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of robbing woman

Monday, June 29, 2015


A city man faces a robbery count, accused of forcibly taking cash from a woman’s purse Friday, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Hindering prosecution charge in Schenectady killing dropped

Monday, June 29, 2015
A felony charge against a man accused of possessing a murder victim’s cellphone has been dismissed, leaving a single misdemeanor that doesn’t reference the murder case, the man’s attorney said Monday.
 
Shooting of unarmed escapee lawful
NEW YORK

Shooting of unarmed escapee lawful

Monday, June 29, 2015
A New York State trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee David Sweat, apparently in the back, as the convicted killer ran toward a forest near the Canadian border.
 
Police: Teen put M-80 in Waterford mailbox
WATERFORD

Police: Teen put M-80 in Waterford mailbox

Monday, June 29, 2015
A Cohoes teenager is in the Saratoga County Jail after a Waterford police officer witnessed him place a powerful firework in a mailbox and blow it up early Monday morning, police said.
 
Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the ages

Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the ages

Monday, June 29, 2015
It was dawn in the cellblocks of Dannemora, time for a round of bed checks on the convicted killers, rapists and other criminals held behind stark 19th-century walls.
 
BALLSTON SPA

No ifs, ands or head-butts

Monday, June 29, 2015
An inmate at the Saratoga County Jail has been arrested on a second-degree assault charge after sheriff’s deputies said he head-butted another inmate last week.
 
SCHENECTADY

Man gets 9 years in Schenectady attack, arson

Friday, June 26, 2015

An attack with a bar clamp and subsequent attempt to set a home on fire netted a Jamaican national nine years in state prison and set him up for possible deportation.
 

Caroga Lake man charged in fatal ATV crash

Friday, June 26, 2015
A Caroga Lake man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter in a fatal ATV accident in the town of Providence last weekend.
 
Amsterdam heroin bust leads to arrest
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam heroin bust leads to arrest

Friday, June 26, 2015
An Amsterdam man was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly selling heroin and other drugs in the city.
 
 

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