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SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man gets 15-month term for selling guns

A Schenectady man received 15 months in federal prison Wednesday for selling firearms without a license. One of the firearms was involved in a Schenectady homicide prior to the sale, according to prosecutors.

SCHENECTADY

Duanesburg woman charged in Schenectady break-ins

A woman broke into two residences last month and was arrested Tuesday, police said.

EDINBURG

Northville man killed in motorcycle crash

A Northville man was killed in a motorcycle accident Wednesday evening, state police said.

Trio arrested in Schenectady store burglary

SCHENECTADY

Trio arrested in Schenectady store burglary

Three people have been arrested in connection with a morning break-in at an Albany Street convenience store, police said.

Car catches fire in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM

Car catches fire in Rotterdam

A car caught fire in a westbound lane of I-890 in Rotterdam Tuesday night, firefighters said.

The Dannemora prison break, in a killer’s own words

The Dannemora prison break, in a killer’s own words

David Sweat, a convicted murderer, was apparently eager to talk. And talk he did.

CORINTH

Corinth man faces assault charge

A Corinth man faces a felony assault charge, accusing of hitting a woman and her 2-year-old daughter with a beer can, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department said.

Albany County sheriff expects to file charges in porcupine deaths

ALBANY COUNTY

Albany County sheriff expects to file charges in porcupine deaths

Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said on Tuesday that investigators are seeking to bring charges against the Middleburgh teenagers who have allegedly been killing porcupines for sport in Albany and Schoharie counties.

Vandals ‘key’ 60 vehicles in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY

Vandals ‘key’ 60 vehicles in Schenectady

On Wendell Avenue Tuesday afternoon, the damage could still be seen.

SCHENECTADY

Police: 60 cars vandalized in Schenectady

City police are looking for the public's help in solving a string of car vandalism in the city.

ALBANY

New York State Police superintendent named

Governor Andrew Cuomo today nominated a state police lieutenant colonel to head the entire agency.

WATERFORD

Motorcyclist charged with DWI in Waterford

A Loudonville motorcyclist faces drunken driving charges after a traffic stop early Sunday, police said.

SCHENECTADY

18-year-old facing weapons counts

A local teen faces a weapons charge, accused of possessing a gun stolen from Fulton County on Friday, authorities said.

Scotia man faces several charges after traffic stop

GUILDERLAND

Scotia man faces several charges after traffic stop

A weekend traffic stop on the Thruway uncovered multiple drugs and more than 300 counterfeit CDs and DVDs, state police said.

Myliek Lebron found guilty in fatal Schenectady shooting

SCHENECTADY

Myliek Lebron found guilty in fatal Schenectady shooting

In a case that prosecutor Amy Burock has said included a “crushing avalanche of evidence,” the jury took less than three hours Monday to return its findings and find Myliek Lebron guilty of second-degree murder.

Woman arrested in Wilton hit-and-run that injured 9-year-old

WILTON

Woman arrested in Wilton hit-and-run that injured 9-year-old

State police have identified and arrested the operator of a vehicle that struck and seriously injured a 9-year-old boy Friday night, then left the scene.

MILTON

Overturned truck spills whey on Route 29 in Milton

A section of state Route 29 in Milton was shut down overnight Sunday after a tractor-trailer carrying whey overturned and spilled thousands of gallons along the highway.

Huge security lapses aided Dannemora prison break, report says

Huge security lapses aided Dannemora prison break, report says

The 154-page report documents a host of “systemic deficiencies” that gave the two murderers, Richard W. Matt and David Sweat, time and space to plan and execute an intricate and sophisticated prison break.

Saratoga DA tapped as special prosecutor in McCarthy matter

SCHENECTADY

Saratoga DA tapped as special prosecutor in McCarthy matter

Supreme Court Justice Vito Caruso tapped Saratoga County District Attorney Karen Heggen to investigate the incident involving Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy.

SCHENECTADY

Highbridge Development files lawsuit against Superior Business Products

A local developer is suing a company for the more than $2 million it says the company owes it on a broken lease.

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