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SCHENECTADY

Teen allegedly burglarized Schenectady golf course

A city teen broke into the Schenectady Municipal Golf Course early Saturday and stole money, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady woman allegedly possessed switch blade

A city woman faces a weapons charge after being found with an illegal switchblade at the security checkpoint to enter City Court Friday, authorities said.

ALBANY

Schenectady man sent to prison for selling heroin

A Schenectady man received five years in federal prison Tuesday for distributing heroin, federal prosecutors said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady group home worker guilty of sex crime

A former group home worker has admitted to taking a teen from a Schenectady group home and engaging in sexual contact with her in a hotel room, state officials said Tuesday.

CLIFTON PARK

Man charged with burglary in Clifton Park

A man accused of breaking in to a Clifton Park home to steal jewelry allegedly did so while out on bail pending sentencing in another burglary case, according to police and records.

Boy, 15, drowns after jumping off bridge in Stillwater

STILLWATER

Boy, 15, drowns after jumping off bridge in Stillwater

Divers recovered the body of a 15-year-old boy who drowned in the Hudson River today after jumping off the Stillwater Bridge.

Retrial underway in Schenectady murder case

SCHENECTADY

Retrial underway in Schenectady murder case

Attorneys in the murder trial of Jeremiah Hamilton made their initial arguments Tuesday: The prosecutor arguing Hamilton shot and killed a man trying to protect him; the defense arguing key witness accounts are paid for with deals.

Police issue sketch of suspect wanted in disappearance of Johnstown woman

HAMILTON COUNTY

Police issue sketch of suspect wanted in disappearance of Johnstown woman

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday released a composite sketch of the man they say was responsible for the two-week disappearance of Johnstown resident Rachael Lynn Mattice.

State: Bier Abbey seized over nonpayment of taxes

SCHENECTADY

State: Bier Abbey seized over nonpayment of taxes

The Bier Abbey on lower Union Street has been shut down by the state for allegedly failing to pay taxes.

DMV: Don't Pokémon and drive

DMV: Don't Pokémon and drive

Keep your eyes on the road, not on the Pokemon.

SCHENECTADY

Man shot in Schenectady, then flees to hospital

A man was shot in the area of Paige and Van Voast streets Tuesday afternoon but wasn’t there when police arrived.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Former Montgomery County Jail inmate files lawsuit

The former inmate at the center of criminal charges filed against two Montgomery County Jail guards last October has formally filed a lawsuit against the county, the two guards and other guards.

GlobalFoundries sued, patent infringement alleged

BOSTON

GlobalFoundries sued, patent infringement alleged

GlobalFoundries is being sued by Harvard University, which charges the computer chip manufacturer with infringing on patents held by the university.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady motorist faces felony DWI count

A city man faces a felony drunken driving charge after crashing his car, according to court paperwork.

SCHENECTADY

Sex act against minor alleged

A city resident faces a sex-act charge, accused of engaging with sexual contact with someone under the age of 17, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Man accused of selling drugs, gun in Schenectady

An Albany man is accused of possessing and selling drugs and a gun in Schenectady, authorities said.

NISKAYUNA

Albany woman faces robbery charge in Niskayuna

An Albany woman faces a felony charge, accused of threatening use of a weapon as store officials tried to stop her from taking merchandise last weekend, Niskayuna police said.

SCHENECTADY

Woman accused of attempted assault with car

A city woman tried to hit someone with her car Wednesday, authorities said.

Police re-interview Johnstown woman who was missing

MAYFIELD

Police re-interview Johnstown woman who was missing

Family members accompanied Rachael Lynn Mattice to the state police barracks in Mayfield Friday for her second interview with investigators, state police said.

In Capital Region, saddened police stress community relations

CAPITAL REGION

In Capital Region, saddened police stress community relations

As police nationwide mourn the slaying of five officers in Dallas, officers in the Capital Region are also hurting.

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