Multiple agencies break crime ring focused on elderly
After a nearly seven-month-long investigation, members of a countywide hate crime ring targeting the elderly were arrested and arraigned, just in time for Elder Abuse Awareness Month.
Chief of Police Heider retires, Teale sworn in as new chief
A motorcyclist who led police on a chase down the Northway last year, with two packages of cocaine strapped to himself, was found guilty in absentia on several charges last week, according to the county District Attorney’s Office.
State Police stopped a vehicle at Exit 25 on I-90 for multiple traffic infractions and found the driver to allegedly be in possession of approximately one pound of marijuana.
A 38-year-old man allegedly attempted to forcibly touch inside the bathroom at a restaurant in Crossgates Mall on Friday afternoon, March 20, according to police.
Thomas McLaughlin, of Albany, pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree, a felony, in Albany County Court Tuesday, March 24, according to District Attorney David Soares.
Building sweep set for Thursday night, investigation ongoing
Authorities are investigating an apparent bomb threat found last night in a bathroom at Guilderland High School.
Bethlehem peer program helps adolescents get second chance
Although Bethlehem Youth Court has seen a decrease in cases the last few years, those who go through the program are presented with more charges.
Joseph Cranker, of Altamont, pleaded guilty to criminal mischief in the second degree, a felony, in Albany County Court Thursday, March 5, according to District Attorney David Soares.
Authorities arrested half of a duo that allegedly attempted to rob a taxi cab driver, but authorities are still seeking the second suspect.
An Albany man is facing a felony drug charge after State Police allegedly found him to be in possession of an abundance of marijuana.
Police suspect break-in caused by teens
Police are investigating the break-in and vandalism of the former Community United Methodist Church in Slingerlands.
A Guilderland man was arrested on child pornography charges after an ongoing investigation traced his Internet Protocol address.
Guilderland police early Saturday morning, Jan. 10, approached a vehicle parked in the middle of Route 155 and allegedly found the driver and passenger to be in possession of heroin.
Guilderland police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man that allegedly robbed a gas station at gunpoint.