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Schenectady murder victim recalled as ‘great guy’
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady murder victim recalled as ‘great guy’

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014
Chris Hall remembered Wayne L. Best Jr.’s work ethic.
 
Driver surrenders day after Glenville accident
GLENVILLE

Driver surrenders day after Glenville accident

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014
The driver who struck a 15-year-old pedestrian and then drove away Sunday evening in Glenville voluntarily surrendered himself to police on Monday.
 
Court action ahead in crash that killed trooper
FONDA

Court action ahead in crash that killed trooper

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014
A grand jury has concluded its review of the 2013 crash that killed a state trooper and resulted in two lawsuits against the truck driver whose speeding rig slammed into the patrol car and a second vehicle.
 
GLENVILLE

Glenville hit-and-run hospitalizes teen

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Town police are asking the public’s help in finding the driver who struck a 15-year-old pedestrian and then drove away Sunday evening.
 
ALBANY

Weekend shootings injure two in Albany

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Police are investigating two separate shootings that occurred in a 27-hour span.
 
CANAJOHARIE

Man dies after Canajoharie fire

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

A Canajoharie man died Saturday after police and firefighters pulled him from a burning house.
 
Some fear streets unsafe after third killing in three weeks
SCHENECTADY

Some fear streets unsafe after third killing in three weeks

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Even though city police were able to swiftly find and arrest the man they say gunned down a young mother Saturday on State Street, some area residents said Sunday they don’t think police are doing enough to keep the community safe.
 
Schenectady police look to break down racial barrier
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady police look to break down racial barrier

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
The relationship between Schenectady police and black residents is one city officials and community organizers hope to improve, an attitude prompted by recent examples of police causing the deaths of black men across the country.
 
ROTTERDAM

Storage units broken into in Rotterdam

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

Fifteen storage units at a Rotterdam storage facility were broken into this week, police said.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam man allegedly assaulted tot

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
An Amsterdam man has been indicted for allegedly assaulting a 2-year-old boy he was caring for.
 
CLIFTON PARK

Clifton Park man faces felony DWI charge

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
State police charged Edward Schultz, 33, of Clifton Park with felony driving while intoxicated on Dec. 5. Schultz was arrested after an investigation of a roll over accident on the south bound lanes of the Northway near Exit 8 at approximately 10:54 p.m.
 
HALFMOON

Man charged in Halfmoon with DWI

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

State police arrested 47-year-old John Schleifer of East Haven, Connecticut, for driving while intoxicated after he drove off the roadway on state Route 9 in Halfmoon.
 
Arrest made in Saturday State Street killing

Arrest made in Saturday State Street killing

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
A woman was killed Saturday in a late afternoon shooting on State Street.
 
Protesters meet with Schenectady mayor, police
SCHENECTADY

Protesters meet with Schenectady mayor, police

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
About 30 high school students, other children and adults marched from Schenectady High School to City Hall on Friday in protest of two recent grand jury decisions not to indict two white police officers whose actions led to the deaths of two black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and Staten Island.
 
BROADALBIN

Broadalbin woman acquitted in deadly crash

Friday, Dec. 12, 2014
A Broadalbin woman facing manslaughter and other charges related to a fatal car accident last year was acquitted on all charges Friday.
 
 

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