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Jail nurse allegedly stole inmates’ medication
BALLSTON SPA

Jail nurse allegedly stole inmates’ medication

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
Authorities say a nurse at the Saratoga County Jail stole prescription drugs intended for inmates over a period of at least eight months.
 
SCHENECTADY

Two charged in Schenectady drug bust

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
Schenectady police arrested two city residents following an extensive investigation that resulted in a drug bust Tuesday evening in the city’s Central State neighborhood.
 
GREENFIELD

Sheriff’s Department probes Greenfield intrusion

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Saratoga County sheriff’s investigators are trying to track down an intruder who was discovered in a Middle Grove residence Tuesday afternoon.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Pair charged with Saratoga robbery and burglary

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

City police say a pair of local residents used a BB gun strongly resembling a semiautomatic pistol to conduct a strong-arm robbery of a South Franklin Street residence they targeted earlier this month.
 
Van skids into house, ruptures gas line
SCHENECTADY

Van skids into house, ruptures gas line

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

A large van struck the side of a house on Foster Avenue in Schenectady this afternoon, rupturing a gas line and closing a few blocks of the street.
 
Saratoga police arrest 2 in BB gun robbery
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga police arrest 2 in BB gun robbery

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
City Police say a pair of local residents used a BB gun strongly resembling a semi-automatic pistol to conduct a strong-arm robbery of a South Franklin Street residence they targeted earlier this month.
 
WATERFORD

Troy man allegedly extorted money from teacher

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
Police say a Troy man faces extortion charges after he allegedly used a sexual relationship he had with his teacher to goad money from her for more than a year.
 
Schenectady shooting brings new calls for solutions
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady shooting brings new calls for solutions

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
A homicide in the Mont Pleasant neighborhood Monday night has sparked renewed calls for the city and residents to focus on efforts to help combat violent crime.
 
Alleged St. Johnsville sexual predator weighs deal
MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Alleged St. Johnsville sexual predator weighs deal

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014
A St. Johnsville man accused of sex crimes against six separate children has until the end of next week to consider a plea bargain offer or take his case to trial.
 
Woman admits theft of nearly $500K from Schenectady store
SCHENECTADY

Woman admits theft of nearly $500K from Schenectady store

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

A former bookkeeper at a family-run appliance business in Schenectady admitted Tuesday to taking nearly $500,000 from the company over three years.
 
AMSTERDAM

Four injured in accident involving car, buggy in Amsterdam

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Four people were sent to the hospital after an accident involving a car and a horse and buggy Tuesday afternoon.
 
ROTTERDAM

Rotterdam police probe attempted burglaries

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
Rotterdam police are investigating multiple attempted burglaries on Altamont Avenue.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga woman sues city over son's death

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
City police chased Daryl Mount Jr. last year because of his ethnicity and then used “excessive force” to cause injuries that ultimately led to his death last spring, according to a lawsuit filed by his mother Tuesday.
 
Latham woman charged with welfare fraud
COLONIE

Latham woman charged with welfare fraud

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
A Latham woman accused earlier in the year of welfare fraud has now been charged with illegally obtaining nearly $26,000 in Supplemental Security Income.
 
WATERFORD

Troy man feeds pilfered coins into sorting machine

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
Police say a Troy man stole a valuable coin collection from a local residence and then fed it into a sorting machine at a supermarket because he knew he couldn't use them without drawing attention to himself.
 
 

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