NYSP News

02 July 2020

State Police and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation remind New Yorkers and visitors to follow state laws and guidelines to ensure an enjoyable and safe summer season

On Thursday, members of the New York State Police and DEC’s Division of Forest Protection and Division of Law Enforcement highlighted numerous safety topics to educate the public on safe summer recreation. Topics included wildfire prevention, backcountry preparedness, impaired driving and boating, and boating safety.

02 July 2020

Brooklyn resident arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Queens

Queens, New York – On June 28, 2020 at approximately 4:00 a.m., troopers from SP Staten Island and SP Rockaways arrested Robert Hunter, age 27, of Brooklyn, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.

02 July 2020

Pair arrested for Unlawfully Selling Fireworks and multiple other charges following a foot chase on the Thruway.

State Police report the arrest of Jonathan Mata, 24, of Great Neck, NY, for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, Unlawfully Selling Fireworks with a Value of $500 or More, Criminal Mischief, Petit Larceny, Reckless Endangerment of Property, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, and Resisting Arrest.

02 July 2020

Troy man facing child pornography charges

On July 1, 2020, State Police in Brunswick, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimies Against Children Taskforce, arrested 63-year-old Kevin G. Teal of Troy, for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by Child (E felony).

02 July 2020

Two facing drug charges after traffic stop in Clifton Park

On June 30, 2020, State Police in Clifton Park arrested 38-year-old Leslie F. Allen Jr. of Corinth, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree (D felony), Criminal Impersonation 2nd (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor). Troopers also charged 25-year-old Krista S. Jenkins of Day, for two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

02 July 2020

Traffic stop on the Thruway leads to arrests of 3 people for possessing illegal guns.

State Police report the arrests of Dana L. Higginbotham, 33, of West Coxsackie, NY, Sierra N. Wase, 27, of Leeds, NY, and Marshall R. Tucker, 38, of Saugerties, NY, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property.

02 July 2020

New York City man arrested for possessing 2 ounces of marijuana following a traffic stop on the Thruway.

State Police report the arrest of David A. Hazin, 28, of New York, NY, for Criminal Possession of Marijuana 4th degree.

02 July 2020

Traffic stop results in arrest and seizure of illegal fireworks

On July 1, 2020 at approximately 3:09 p.m., New York State Police arrested Gerrod L. Darling, age 48 of Homer, NY for the misdemeanor of Unlawfully Dealing with Fireworks and Dangerous Fireworks.  
02 July 2020

Newburgh man arrested for assault following an altercation on the Thruway.

State Police report the arrest of Michael T. Aikens, 28, of Newburgh, NY, for Assault 3rd degree and Criminal Mischief 4th degree.

02 July 2020

State Police arrest a Clayton, NY man for Grand Larceny 3rd degree and other charges.

State Police arrest a Clayton, NY after he crashed his vehicle and stole another vehicle.

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