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Rexford man faces child endangerment charges

CLIFTON PARK

Rexford man faces child endangerment charges

A 21 year old Rexford man was charged Thursday with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, according to state police.

Glenville man charged with DWI

GLENVILLE

Glenville man charged with DWI

Police in Glenville arrested a man Thursday night for allegedly driving while intoxicated after he left the Water's Edge restaurant on Freeman's Bridge Road and allegedly wound up driving his car down a nearby embankment and into a drainage ditch.

Police: Man sold cocaine in Saratoga County

BALLSTON SPA

Police: Man sold cocaine in Saratoga County

A Colonie man is behind bars after being arrested Thursday for selling significant amounts of cocaine in Saratoga County, the county sheriff's office said.

Teen in fatal Schenectady shooting remembered as sweet, quiet

SCHENECTADY

Teen in fatal Schenectady shooting remembered as sweet, quiet

Police said Medina Knowles died in her 524 Schenectady St. home after being shot at around 11:30 p.m. Thursday. Police have reported no arrests.

Bank robber gets 15 years to life for Schenectady theft

SCHENECTADY

Bank robber gets 15 years to life for Schenectady theft

A downtown Schenectady bank robbery last year resulted in a stiff sentence Thursday for the admitted robber and quick-change artist.

Saratoga Springs man acquitted of assaulting federal officer

ALBANY

Saratoga Springs man acquitted of assaulting federal officer

A federal court jury Thursday acquitted a Saratoga Springs man of accusations he intentionally backed his pickup truck into a park ranger at the Saratoga Battlefield in 2014.

ALBANY

State Thruway manager faces charges

A state Thruway Authority toll plaza worker was arrested on charges that accuse him of falsifying travel records to receive reimbursement for trips he never took.

Trio seeks to form Saratoga County SPCA

SARATOGA COUNTY

Trio seeks to form Saratoga County SPCA

Three Schenectady County men are seeking to form a Saratoga County chapter of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals to enhance the enforcement of animal cruelty laws in the county.

Man charged with stealing from Clifton Park Stewart's Shop

CLIFTON PARK

Man charged with stealing from Clifton Park Stewart's Shop

A man allegedly stole money from a Stewart's Shop in Clifton Park, New York State Police said

Schenectady residents eye stronger police review board

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady residents eye stronger police review board

Community members at a Wednesday night forum on police and race relations called for strengthening Schenectady’s police review board, which looks into complaints about officer behavior.

Student accused of lying about bus attack says UAlbany dismissal unfair

ALBANY

Student accused of lying about bus attack says UAlbany dismissal unfair

A decision to dismiss from the university one of the three women accused of making false allegations of a racially motivated attack must be overturned, the woman’s attorney argues in a recent court filing.

Schenectady man faces attempted murder charge

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man faces attempted murder charge

A Schenectady man put a gun to a woman’s head and pulled the trigger Sunday, trying to kill her, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Struggle at Schenectady traffic stop injures officer

A Schenectady man struggled with police last week after a traffic stop, injuring an officer, according to authorities.

SCHENECTADY

Police: Schenectady man stole appliances from residence

According to authorities, a Schenectady man stole several appliances from a residence earlier this year.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady teen accused of assault, robbery

A Schenectady teen struck another person and stole the victim’s cell phone Saturday, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of hitting, kicking woman

A Schenectady man faces charges he hit and kicked a woman last week, causing serious injuries, authorities said.

Glens Falls man accused of firing gun out of window

GLENS FALLS

Glens Falls man accused of firing gun out of window

A Glens Falls man faces felony charges for twice firing a gun out of an apartment window Sunday, authorities say.

Police: Schenectady man attempted to bribe officers

SCHENECTADY

Police: Schenectady man attempted to bribe officers

A man wanted on an arrest warrant found himself charged with felony bribery Friday, accused of waiving a $100 bill at officers and asking to “take care of this right now,” authorities said.

Schenectady man accused of menacing police officer

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of menacing police officer

Officers responded to a report of an emotionally disturbed person Monday in Schenectady and found a man with a knife demanding officers shoot him, authorities said.

Police: Albany woman lied about ex threatening to shoot her

HALFMOON

Police: Albany woman lied about ex threatening to shoot her

A woman is accused of falsely claiming her ex-boyfriend threatened to shoot her in a Walmart parking lot, state police said.

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