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Saratoga Springs officer on horse makes coffee run

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs officer on horse makes coffee run

A Saratoga Springs police officer went through a Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru with his partner Wednesday. His partner is a horse, of course.

Schenectady murderer sees his appeal rejected

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady murderer sees his appeal rejected

James Wells' conviction and sentence for killing 15-year-old Eddie Stanley in 2011 was unanimously upheld in a state appeals court on Thursday.

MALTA

Man allegedly burglarized neighbor

A 20-year-old Malta man was arrested on a burglary charge Wednesday for allegedly breaking into a neighbor’s home, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said.

SCHENECTADY

Police: Schenectady drug bust yields heroin, arrests

About 100 bags of heroin were found and five people were arrested early Thursday morning as part of a drug bust in Schenectady, police said.

Trio charged with burglary in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM

Trio charged with burglary in Rotterdam

Three people were arrested Wednesday on burglary charges after taking property from a home on Helderberg Avenue in Rotterdam.

Ex-highway chief's DWI case moved out of Duanesburg Town Court

DUANESBURG

Ex-highway chief's DWI case moved out of Duanesburg Town Court

A former Duanesburg highway superintendent will have to wait for his day in court on a drunken driving charge, as the judge in the case recused herself on Wednesday.

ROTTERDAM

Man hacked hole in wall, stole alcohol and food, Rotterdam police say

A 37-year-old Schenectady man was arrested in connection with a July 11 burglary at Johnny C’s Restaurant on Altamont Avenue, according to Rotterdam police.

Glenville ropes course case heading to court

GLENVILLE

Glenville ropes course case heading to court

Mountain Ridge Adventure’s owners will have their day in court over unfiled paperwork the town of Glenville said is necessary for the business to operate.

Schenectady company gets costly penalty for fraud scheme

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady company gets costly penalty for fraud scheme

William M. Larned & Sons formally received its sentence Tuesday for its role in a scheme to bilk another local company out of nearly half a million dollars.

Man on trial in Schenectady hit-run accidents that killed one, injured another

SCHENECTADY

Man on trial in Schenectady hit-run accidents that killed one, injured another

A Schenectady man went on trial Tuesday for running over two people, one fatally.

Lake George boat crash kills girl, injures mother

LAKE GEORGE

Lake George boat crash kills girl, injures mother

A 9-year-old girl was killed and her mother injured when two private power boats collided near Cramer Point Monday night, Warren County Sheriff Nathan York said.

SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga police probe possible handyman scam

City police are warning of a possible handyman scam being perpetrated in the city.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady firefighter faces DWI charge

Police say a Schenectady firefighter drove drunk and ran into a porch earlier this month before surrendering and saying “I’ve been drinking too much,” according to the police report in the case.

SCHENECTADY

2 teens accused of robbery

Two city teens used what appeared to be a gun and robbed someone last week, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man charged with burglary, larceny

A city man broke into a residence in June and stole money from a purse and from a piggy bank, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Police: Schenectady woman stabbed man

A city woman stabbed a man Friday in Mont Pleasant, authorities said.

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of firing gun into crowd

A city man fired a handgun into a crowd early Monday morning, authorities said. No injuries were reported.

DUANESBURG

Former Duanesburg highway chief accused of DWI

A Delanson man was arrested Saturday on drunken driving and other charges after an accident in Duanesburg.

State Police: Woman's abduction story fabricated

LATHAM

State Police: Woman's abduction story fabricated

State police said Saturday that Rachael Lynn Mattice, whose June disappearance sparked a massive police search in Hamilton County, made up the whole story.

18 years later, ex-Emma Willard student accuses a teacher of rape

TROY

18 years later, ex-Emma Willard student accuses a teacher of rape

Kat Sullivan decided to come forward now about one awful night at an elite private school 18 years ago after a fellow classmate, long troubled by the episode, contacted her.

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