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DUANESBURG

Man considers plea offer in Duanesburg triple fatal crash case

The man accused of causing the September crash that killed three members of the same family is now considering a plea offer in the case.

BALLSTON SPA

Albany man gets 10 years in prison for armed robbery

An Albany man has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison for an armed robbery last year at a Clifton Park store.

EDINBURG

Lake Luzerne man faces two burglary counts

A Lake Luzerne man has been arrested on charges that he burglarized season camps in Edinburg, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Two Greenfield men charged in car break-ins

Two Greenfield men were arrested Friday after they were seen entering cars, city police said.

No injuries in attic fire in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY

No injuries in attic fire in Schenectady

Schenectady firefighters responded to reports of a fire at 1905-07 Euclid Ave. around 11 a.m. on Monday. The fire was contained to the attic and under control in about 20 minutes, Fire Chief Ray Senecal said.

HALFMOON

Halfmoon man accused of DWI with youth in car

A 41-year-old Halfmoon man was arrested Friday for allegedly driving drunk with a minor in the car.

FULTON

Rescue crews carry hiker off Vroman's Nose after fall (UPDATED)

Emergency crews on Sunday rescued a hiker after she fell 25 feet off a cliff on Vroman’s Nose.

Officer Zampella pleads guilty to traffic violations, returns to work

SCHENECTADY

Officer Zampella pleads guilty to traffic violations, returns to work

A city officer suspended since March returned to work Friday after admitting to two traffic violations to resolve a misdemeanor case brought against him.

Harness track worker wanted in Guatemala for murder arrested

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Harness track worker wanted in Guatemala for murder arrested

A Guatemalan man wanted for murder in his home country was arrested in Saratoga Springs last month, tripped up by fingerprints he submitted to work at the harness track, authorities said today.

Schenectady cop pleads guilty to traffic violations

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady cop pleads guilty to traffic violations

A suspended city police officer formally admitted to traffic violations today, resolving the misdemeanor case brought against him.

ALBANY

Albany Thruway accident kills two

An early morning accident on the Thruway near Exit 24 claimed the lives of two people, including a Schenectady woman, state police said.

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Schenectady man found guilty of rape

A jury has found that a Schenectady man raped an 11-year old girl twice last year, according to the Schenectady County District Attorney's Office.

Jury finds former local TV personality Gretzinger guilty of fraud

BALLSTON SPA

Jury finds former local TV personality Gretzinger guilty of fraud

A Clifton Park woman was found guilty in Saratoga County Court Thursday of trying to defraud a local bank.

SCHENECTADY

Judge sets bail in Schenectady bird-shot case

Khalik Martin fired a shotgun loaded with bird shot and deadlier slugs at a man four times, a prosecutor said this week.

SCCC president offers apology for his arrest

SCHENECTADY

SCCC president offers apology for his arrest

Addressing the 2016 graduating class Thursday afternoon, Moono apologized directly to his colleagues and the college — but mostly the students.

Officer: Accused Schenectady murderer alluded to additional victims

SCHENECTADY

Officer: Accused Schenectady murderer alluded to additional victims

The man accused in last September’s killing of a woman and brutal attack on a man made chilling comments to a jail booking officer upon his intake at the facility, according to testimony at a pre-trial hearing Thursday.

Schenectady man faces murder charge in shooting

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man faces murder charge in shooting

A city resident has been charged with murder in the May 6 home invasion killing of a Brooklyn man.

HALFMOON

Gansevoort man faces harassment charge

A Gansevoort man is charged with second-degree harassment for allegedly following a woman and aiming his cell phone camera at her legs in a store here.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Forum on Saratoga Springs panhandling problem Thursday night

An increase in panhandling has hit a nerve with a lot of people in Saratoga Springs, which relies on the way its downtown welcomes out-of-town visitors.

Amsterdam death not caused by shooting

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam death not caused by shooting

Police said what first appeared to be a fatal shooting in Amsterdam on Tuesday turned out to be a man who discharged a firearm in an attempt to get emergency medical help.

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