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01 July 2022

State Police to crack down on impaired driving during the upcoming Fourth of July holiday

The New York State Police will increase patrols to crack down on drunk and drugged driving and other traffic infractions over the Fourth of July holiday. This special enforcement period will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 1, 2022, and run through 3 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.

30 June 2022

State Police participate in a multi-agency effort to crack down on impaired drivers

On June 25, 2022, State Police participated in a multi-agency traffic enforcement detail explicitly looking for drivers impaired by alcohol and/or drugs.

29 June 2022

State Police search in Troy for evidence related to disappearance of Jaliek Rainwalker

On June 29, 2022, members of the State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Forensic Investigation Unit, K9 Unit, Underwater Recovery Team, and Uniform Force conducted a search in South Troy related to the 2007 disappearance of 12-year-old Jaliek Rainwalker.

29 June 2022

State Police investigating an accidental drowning that occurred on Saratoga Lake

On June 28, 2022, at approximately 6:52 p.m.,  State Police were called to Saratoga Lake in the town of Saratoga for a report of an accidental drowning.

29 June 2022

State Police investigate an assault on NYDOCCS transportation bus

At approximately 3:15 p.m. on June 28, 2022, State Police responded to I-87 in the area of exit 20 for the report of an injured incarcerated individual on a New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision transportation bus.

 

28 June 2022

State police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Rensselaer County

On June 18, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Rensselaer County. During the initiative businesses were checked for compliance. Four people were charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree, a class A misdemeanor, after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

28 June 2022

State Police arrest Queensbury man after armed robbery

On June 24, 2022, State Police in Queensbury arrested Michael Murray for Robbery in the First Degree, Menacing in the Second Degree, and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree.

28 June 2022

Child left in vehicle unattended in Clifton Park leads to arrest

On June 26, 2022, State Police in Clifton Park arrested Fatoma Ahmad, 30 of Clifton Park, NY for Endangering the Welfare of a Child.  

28 June 2022

State Police arrest Hudson Falls couple for Grand Larceny

On June 26, 2022, State Police in Chestertown arrested Divine Wilson, 20 and Katelynn Cromp, 19 both of Hudson Falls, NY for Grand Larceny in the fourth degree and Conspiracy in the fifth degree.

22 June 2022

State Police save Lake George woman from harming herself

On June 21, 2022, Troopers out of SP Queensbury responded to a despondent woman threatening to jump from the Gurney Lane overpass onto I-87

22 June 2022

Queensbury man arrested for DWI

On June 20, 2022, at 10:55 p.m., Troopers out of SP Queensbury arrested Ismael Rentas, 58 of Queensbury, NY, for Driving While Intoxicated.

12 June 2022

Update: State Police investigate fatal crash in Lake George

Update: The State Police is investigating a fatal motorcycle - pedestrian crash that occurred on Sunday, June 12, 2022, at about 3:40 p.m. on Route 9 near the Lake George Expedition Park in the town of Lake George.
 
Correction 6/13/22: 8-year-old victim's last name corrected to Delgadillo, was previously entered as Delgoteto.
12 June 2022

State Police investigate possible drowning in the Hudson River

At approximately 4 p.m. on June 11, 2022, State Police responded to a possible drowning in the Hudson River in the area of Davern Road, in the town of Lake Luzerne. 

12 June 2022

State Police investigate officer involved shooting in Ballston

State Police are currently investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred in the Town of Ballston shortly after 7:00 a.m. this morning.

08 June 2022

State Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash on Northway

State Police are currently investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred on I-87 in the town of Malta.

08 June 2022

Rhode Island man charged with DWI following crash in Saratoga Springs

State Police are currently investigating an early morning motor vehicle crash in Saratoga Springs.

06 June 2022

Pittstown man facing child pornography, weapons charges

On June 3, 2022, the New York State Police in Brunswick with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, have arrested 28-year-old Shane M. Savaria of Pittstown. Savaria is charged with Promotion of a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony), Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony), thirty-six counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree- Ammunition Feeding Device (D felony), and four Counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree- Assault Rifle (D felony).

03 June 2022

Two charged following illegal sale of marijuana at local shop

State Police in Latham have arrested two Albany men following an investigation into the illegal sale of cannabis products to underaged customers at Piff N Puff Smoke Shop in Ravena.

02 June 2022

State police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Schoharie County

On May 28, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Schoharie County. During the initiative 21 businesses were checked for compliance. One person was charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree, a class A misdemeanor, after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

02 June 2022

Ballston Spa man charged with drug possession

On June 1, 2022, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 30-year-old Alex A. Strivale of Ballston Spa for Criminal Possession of a Narcotic Drug 4th degree (C felony) and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

02 June 2022

East Greenbush woman charged with Criminal Sexual Act 2nd

On May 31, 2022, the New York State Police in Schodack arrested 39-year-old Jessica M. Muller of East Greenbush for Criminal Sexual Act 2nd degree (D felony), Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree (A misdemeanor), and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor).

02 June 2022

NJ man charged with Leandra's Law after 4 children located in car during DWI stop in Lake George

On May 28, 2022, State Police in Chestertown arrested Luis F. Gomez, 32, of Union City, NJ for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated- Leandra’s Law (E felony) and four counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor).

31 May 2022

State Police investigate death of Albany man on the NYS Thruway

On May 29, 2022, at about 11:16 p.m., State Police responded to a property damage crash on the NYS Thruway in the southbound lanes south of Exit 23 in the town of Bethlehem.

31 May 2022

State Police Conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Warren County

On May 27, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Warren County. During the initiative 25 businesses were checked for compliance. Two people were charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree, a class A misdemeanor, after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

31 May 2022

Gansevoort man charged with Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child

State Police in Wilton arrested 26-year-old Allen J. Millington of Gansevoort for Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child (A felony), Rape 1st degree (B felony), Criminal Sexual Act- (B felony), Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child 1st degree (B felony), Promotion of a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony), and Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

31 May 2022

State Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash in Whitehall

At approximately 7:42 p.m. on May 29, 2022, the New York State Police in Granville responded to a fatal motorcycle accident on State Route 4 in the town of Whitehall.

30 May 2022

Troopers arrest Schenectady man following pursuit on the Thruway

On May 30, 2022, at about 6:28 p.m., the Schenectady Police Department reported that one of its marked patrol SUVs was stolen from Ellis Hospital by a subject they had transported to the facilty for an evaluation.

29 May 2022

*UPDATE* State Police investigate fatal Northway crash

*Charges updated* At approximately 9:53 p.m. on May 28, 2022, State Police in Latham responded to fatal a two-car motor vehicle accident on I-87 north in the town of Colonie. 

27 May 2022

Albany man arrested on weapons charge following crash

On May 24, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 26-year-old Jalon Roberts of Albany for Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C felony) and Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

24 May 2022

Schenectady man leads troopers on pursuit after fleeing domestic

On May 20, 2022, the New York State Police from SP Wilton and SP Clifton Park arrested 36-year-old Rahsaan L Fennicks of Schenectady for Aggravated Family Offense (E felony), Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony), Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), Assault 3rd degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Obstruction of Breath (A misdemeanor), Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree (A misdemeanor).

24 May 2022

Two Schenectady men facing drug charges following traffic stop

On May 22, 2022, the New York State Police in Saratoga arrested 35-year-old Nathan J. Meyers of Schenectady for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (B felony) Falsifying Business Records 1st degree (E felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor), Obstruction of Governmental Administration 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and False Personation (B misdemeanor). Troopers also charged 43-year-old Anthony L. Enright of Schenectady Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (B felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor), and False Personation (B misdemeanor).

24 May 2022

Broadalbin man charged with burglary

On May 21, 2022, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 24-year-old Austin R. Conklin of Broadalbin for Burglary 2nd degree (C felony), Assault 3rd degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Mischief 4th (A misdemeanor), Aggravated Harassment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) and Trespass (violation).

20 May 2022

State Police arrest Cobleskill man for promoting a sexual performance by a child

Cobleskill man arrested for promoting a sexual performance by a child and possessing a sexual performance by a child following a search warrant.

CORRECTION: Dorch was NOT charged with Resisting Arrest. Press release has been updated to reflect the correction.

17 May 2022

State Police arrest Albany man in connection with car stolen from parking garage at Empire State Plaza

On May 16, 2022, the New York State Police at SP Capital arrested 25-year-old Alex P. Slagle of Albany, for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd degree (D felony), Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree (E felony), and Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor).

17 May 2022

*UPDATE* State Police investigate fatal house fire in Ephratah

The New York State Police from SP Fonda are currently investigating a fatal fire that occurred at 517 State Route 67 in the town of Ephratah.

17 May 2022

State Police, in conjunction with the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office, arrest former police chief of Hoosick Falls PD

Hoosick Falls, New York – On May 16, 2022, the New York State Police, in conjunction with the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office, arrested Robert B. Ashe, 62, of Wynantskill NY for Official Misconduct.

12 May 2022

Queensbury man charged with Predatory Sex Assault Against a Child

On May 11, 2022, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 33-year-old Brian A. Combs of Queensbury for 2 counts of Predatory Sex Assault Against a Child, a class A-II felony, and Sex Abuse 1st degree- Victim Less Than 11 Years of Age, a class D felony.

10 May 2022

State Police investigate fatal crash in Queensbury

State Police are investigating a fatal vehicle accident that occurred on State Route 254 in the town of Queensbury.

09 May 2022

Troy woman charged with Aggravated DWI, three times legal limit

On May 7, 2022, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 41-year-old Elizabeth M. Sheyon of Troy for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a class A misdemeanor.

09 May 2022

Hebron man charged following domestic dispute

On May 7, 2022, the New York State Police in Greenwich arrested Dane E. Nelson 41, of Hebron for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree (D felony), Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Driving While Ability Impaired-Alcohol (infraction).

04 May 2022

State Police investigate fatal motorcycle crash in Schoharie

State Police are currently investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred on I-88 in the town of Schoharie.

02 May 2022

Troopers seize almost a kilo of cocaine, loaded handguns during Northway stop

On April 26, 2022, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 37-year-old Jalil K. Hill of Bridgeport, CT and Tyrone Williams, 32, Long Island City, NY. Both men were charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st degree (A felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree- Intent to Sell (B felony), two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C felony), and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 5th degree (A misdemeanor). Williams was additionally charged with Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd degree (D felony), Falsifying Business Records 1st degree (E felony), and Criminal Impersonation 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

29 April 2022

Two arrested following burglary and assault in Queensbury

State Police have arrested two men following a burglary and assault that occurred in the town of Queensbury. David A. Breault, 42, of Glens Falls is charged with Burglary 1st degree (B felony), Assault 2nd degree (D felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree (D felony), Tampering with Physical Evidence (E felony), and Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor). Norman G. Perry, 64, of Queensbury is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th (D felony) and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor).
27 April 2022

State Police arrest Schenectady woman for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree and Promoting Prison Contraband 1st & 2nd

On April 23, 2022, State Police arrested Lamess A. Ahmed, 28, of Schenectady, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree, Promoting Prison Contraband 2nd degree (2 counts) and Promoting Prison Contraband 1st degree.

27 April 2022

State Police arrest Kingsbury man for Criminal Mischief 3rd, Criminal Contempt 2nd, Assault 3rd, Menacing 2nd and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd

On April 25, 2022, State Police arrested Billy G. Cassell, 42, of Kingsbury, for Criminal Mischief 3rd degree, Criminal Contempt 2nd degree, Assault 3rd degree, Menacing 2nd degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree.

27 April 2022

State Police arrest Brooklyn man for Criminal Possession of Cannabis 1st degree

On April 22, 2022, State Police arrested Harlon K. Feferbaum, 39, of Brooklyn for Criminal Possession of Cannabis 1st degree.

27 April 2022

Two teens charged with criminal mischief in Guilderland

On April 23, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 19-year-old Rashat Savini of Rotterdam for Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony), Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor), Making Graffiti (A misdemeanor), Conspiracy 5th degree (A misdemeanor), and Trespass (violation). A 15-year-old was also charged with Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony), Making Graffiti (A misdemeanor), Conspiracy 6th degree (B misdemeanor), and Trespass (violation).

26 April 2022

State Police investigate fatal crash in Argyle

State Police are investigating a fatal car versus pedestrian crash that occurred on Brennan Road in the town of Argyle.

25 April 2022

UPDATE: State Police investigate fatal crash in Hadley

Updated with autopsy results.

On Sunday, April 24, 2022, at approximately 7:47 p.m., State Troopers responded to a reported vehicle submerged in the Sacandaga River along Old Corinth Road in the town of Hadley.

22 April 2022

Gansevoort woman charged with Leandra's Law

On April 20, 2022, the New York State Police in Schuylerville arrested 40-year-old Elisha L. Novak of Gansevoort, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated- Leandra’s Law (E felony) and Driving While Intoxicated- Previous Conviction (E felony).

22 April 2022

Latham woman charged with Aggravated DWI following crash

On April 20, 2022, the New York State Police in Greenwich arrested 26-year-old Erica L. Leskowsky of Latham, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a class A misdemeanor.

22 April 2022

Ballston Spa man charged with felony DWI

On April 20, 2022, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested Jonathan M. Foley of Ballston Spa for Driving While Intoxicated- 2 Previous Convictions (D felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree (E felony), and Use of a Vehicle Without an Interlock Device (A misdemeanor).

19 April 2022

Little Falls man charged with Burglary 1st degree

On April 17, 2022, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 54-year-old John H. Austin Jr. of Little Falls, NY, for Burglary 1st degree (B felony), Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree (E felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor), and Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

15 April 2022

State Police rescue animals from residence in Montgomery County

On April 15, 2022, State Police in Fonda arrested 44-year-old Kelly J. Simpson and 19-year-old Cassandra J. Simpson, of the town of Root. Each were charged with five counts of Section 353 of the Agriculture & Markets Law, Torturing or Injuring Animals/Failure to Provide Sustenance, a class A misdemeanor.

15 April 2022

Perth man facing child pornography charges

On April 12, 2022, State Police Investigators in Mayfield, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, arrested 27-year-old Dustin L. Sparks of Perth for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

11 April 2022

Wrong way driver on Northway charged with Aggravated DWI

On April 9, 2022, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 25-year-old Dylan J. Lyon of Fort Edward for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a class A misdemeanor.

11 April 2022

Carlisle man charged with felony assault

On April 9, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 45-year-old Antonio M. Lopez of Carlisle, NY, for Assault 2nd degree (D felony), Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor).

08 April 2022

Two from Clifton Park charged after using stolen debit card

On April 6, 2022, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 30-year-old Craig R. Derusso and 34-year-old Emily N. Roerig both of Clifton Park. Each was charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree (E felony), Identity Theft 3rd degree (A misdemeanor) and Conspiracy 5th degree (A misdemeanor).

07 April 2022

Deadline for Trooper Entrance Exam is approaching

The New York State Police today is reminding potential candidates that the deadline to register for the Trooper Entrance Exam is this Sunday, April 10, 2022.

06 April 2022

State Police conduct Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Schenectady County

On April 4, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Schenectady County. During the initiative 23 businesses were checked for compliance. Three people were charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree (A misdemeanor) after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

06 April 2022

***2nd UPDATE: Names Released*** State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on I-90 in the town of Guilderland.

***2nd UPDATE: Names Released*** State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on I-90 in the town of Guilderland.

04 April 2022

Salem man charged with Leandra's Law more than three times legal limit

On April 1, 2022, The New York State Police in Greenwich arrested 29-year-old Randy B. Linendoll III of Salem for Aggravated DWI- Leandra’s Law (E felony), DWI-Previous Conviction (E felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree (E felony), and Use of a Vehicle Without an Interlock Device (A misdemeanor).

04 April 2022

State Police announce crackdown on distracted driving

The New York State Police will participate in a national crackdown on distracted driving as part of April’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The enforcement effort, called Operation Hang Up, will include increased patrols and checkpoints targeting drivers using electronic devices while behind the wheel. This year’s enforcement detail will run from Monday, April 4, through Monday, April 11.

31 March 2022

Watervliet man charged with Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child

On March 29, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 55-year-old Fred P. Rafferty of Watervliet for Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child (A felony), Rape 1st degree (B felony), and Criminal Sexual Act 1st degree (B felony).

30 March 2022

State Police attempting to locate third homicide suspect

State Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 18-year-old Jeffrey A. McGough of Schenectady.
30 March 2022

Troy man arrested after arranging to meet child for sex

On March 23, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, the New York State Internet Against Crimes Taskforce, and the FBI Child Exploitation and Human Trafficking Task Force arrested 19-year-old Bryan F. Aviles Velasco of Troy. Aviles Velasco is charged with Attempted Rape 1st degree (C felony), Attempted Criminal Sexual Act 1st degree (C felony), and Patronizing a Prostitute 2nd degree (E felony).

30 March 2022

State Police investigate fatal crash in Amsterdam

At approximately 4:27 p.m. on March 29, 2022, State Police in Fonda responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash on State Route 5 in the Town of Amsterdam.
27 March 2022

State Police investigate fatal Northway crash

At approximately 4:46 a.m. on March 27, 2022, State Police responded to an early morning crash on the Northway northbound just south of the Twin Bridges

26 March 2022

Two arrested following bank robbery in Northville

On March 26, 2022, State Police in Mayfield arrested 33-year-old Gary Morehouse of Queensbury and 31-year-old Jared Ellis of South Glens Falls for Robbery 1st degree, a class B felony.

25 March 2022

Gansevoort man facing child pornography charges

On March 24, 2022, State Police Investigators in Wilton, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, arrested 36-year-old Adam S. Conlee of Gansevoort for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

24 March 2022

State Police announce that Major Richard J. O'Brien will serve as 37th Troop Commander of Troop G

The New York State Police announce that Superintendent Kevin P. Bruen has appointed Major Richard J. O’Brien as the 37th Troop Commander of Troop G. 

23 March 2022

State Police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Albany County

On March 19, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Albany County. During the initiative 22 businesses were checked for compliance. Four people were charged with Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree (A misdemeanor) after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

22 March 2022

* UPDATE*Fulton man charged with criminal mischief after shooting at firehouse

* UPDATE- Additional charges* On March 20, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 53-year-old Brian Goodrich of Fulton for two counts Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony) and Possession of a Large Capacity Ammo Feeding Device (A misdemeanor).

22 March 2022

State Police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Washington County

On March 19, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Washington County.

21 March 2022

210th Session of the New York State Police Academy to graduate Wednesday

REMINDER: 227 new Troopers will be honored for their perseverance and dedication in completing the 210th session of the Basic School of the New York State Police Academy during graduation exercises at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany, New York.

 

17 March 2022

Queensbury man arrested for possessing child pornography

On March 16, 2022, State Police Investigators in Queensbury, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, arrested 24-year-old Zachary Buttling of Queensbury for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

17 March 2022

Three arrested after woman shot with BB gun in Cohoes

On March 16, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 27-year-old Edward J. Brophy Jr. of Cohoes for Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4h degree (A misdemeanor). State Police also charged an 18-year-old with Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony) and Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor). A 16-year-old was charged with Assault 2nd degree (D felony) Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4h degree (A misdemeanor).

17 March 2022

New York State Police to crack down on impaired driving this St. Patrick’s Day

The New York State Police will increase patrols to combat drunk, impaired and reckless driving as St. Patrick’s Day celebrations get underway starting this weekend. 

15 March 2022

Rensselaer woman charged following wrong-way crash on I-787

On March 14, 2022, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 29-year-old Sara E. Reed of Rensselaer for Assault 2nd degree (D felony) and Leaving the Scene of a Physical Injury Auto Accident (A misdemeanor).

11 March 2022

State Police investigate car vs. pedestrian crash in Ballston Spa

At approximately 2:20 p.m. on March 10, 2022, the New York State Police responded to a car vs. pedestrian motor vehicle accident on Ballston Ave. in Ballston Spa.

11 March 2022

State Police investigate fatal Northway crash

At approximately 4:16 p.m. on March 10, 2022, the New York State Police responded to a fatal one-car motor vehicle crash on I-87 south in Saratoga Springs.

10 March 2022

Petersburg man charged with multiple counts of Rape 2nd degree

On March 7, 2022, the New York State Police in Brunswick, in conjunction with the Rensselaer County District Attorney’s Office, arrested 36-year-old Edward V. Perrotti-Sousis of Petersburg, following an indictment in Rensselaer County. Perrotti-Sousis is charged with 5 counts of Rape 2nd degree (D felony), 2 counts of Criminal Sex Act 2nd degree (D felony), 2 counts of Sex Abuse 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), 3 counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor), and Forcible Touching (A misdemeanor).

10 March 2022

Troy man arrested after reckless driving causes early morning crash on 787

On March 9, 2022, State Police in Latham arrested 38-year-old Brian J. Boyle Jr. of Troy for Reckless Driving (unclassified misdemeanor) and Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) following crash on I-787 in Menands.

08 March 2022

State Police respond to fatal crash in Hebron

At approximately 12:22 a.m. on March 6, 2022, the New York State Police in Greenwich responded to a fatal one-car motor vehicle accident on State Route 22 in the town of Hebron.

07 March 2022

* UPDATE- Arrests made* State Police ask for public's assistance locating owners of deceased dog in Sand Lake

*UPDATE-Arrests made* On Friday March 4, 2022, State Police were contacted by a community member after they located a deceased dog near the power lines off Stewart Lane in the town of Sand Lake. State Police are attempting to locate the owners of the dog and are asking for the public's assistance.

07 March 2022

Esperance woman found to be more than three times legal limit after fleeing police

On March 4, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 34-year-old Monica Valentino of Esperance for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree, both are class A misdemeanors.

07 March 2022

Troy man found with almost a kilo of cocaine during traffic stop

On March 1, 2022, the Troop G Community Stabilization Unit arrested 48-year-old Samuel L. Robinson of Troy, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st degree (A felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree-Intent to Sell (B felony), Obstruction of Governmental Administration 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) and Resisting Arrest (A misdemeanor).

02 March 2022

Two arrested on gun charges following police pursuit in Albany

Two men from Albany and Troy are facing gun charges following a pursuit in the City of Albany.

01 March 2022

Update: State Police investigating a hit and run in Warrensburg

On February 27, 2022, at approximately 4:04 p.m., State Police were called to US Route 9 in the town of Warrensburg for a report of a hit and run.

Correction: Troopers were assisted by the Warren County Sheriff's Office.

01 March 2022

Two charged with burglary in Princetown

State Police with the assistance of Rotterdam Police Department and Schenectady Police Department have arrested two men in connection with a burglary that occurred at Brother’s Convenient Mart in Princetown. 

22 February 2022

Gloversville man charged with Assault 2nd degree

On February 21, 2022, the State Police in Mayfield arrested 28-year-old Wade A. Hindes Jr. of Gloversville for Assault 2nd degree, a class D felony.

22 February 2022

Two charged following home invasions in Hagaman, Broadalbin

State Police in Fonda have arrested 34-year-old Michael M. Flores of Amsterdam and a juvenile in connection with a series of home invasions. Both are charged with one count of Burglary 1st degree (B felony) for the burglary of a home in the Town of Broadalbin and one count of Burglary 1st degree for the burglary of a home in the Village of Hagaman.

22 February 2022

Albany woman charged with DWI after rear-ending troop car in Halfmoon

On February 21, 2022, State Police in Clifton Park arrested 45-year-old Allison L. Bechtold of Albany for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated following rear-end collision involving troop car.

22 February 2022

Albany man charged with assault following stabbing in Schodack

On February 21, 2022, State Police in Schodack arrested 39-year-old Dominick W. Mariani of Albany for Assault 2nd degree (D felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree-Previous Conviction (D felony), and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor).

17 February 2022

Gansevoort man charged with burglary

On February 13, 2022, the State Police in Wilton arrested Austin S. Griffith of Gansevoort for Burglary 2nd degree (C felony), Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony), Petit Larceny (A misdemeanor) and Harassment 2nd degree (violation).

15 February 2022

State Police investigate fatal crash in Schaghticoke

At approximately 7:46 a.m. on February 15, 2022, State Police responded to a fatal car versus tractor-trailer collision in the town of Schaghticoke.

15 February 2022

State police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Saratoga County

On February 12, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Saratoga County. During the initiative 20 businesses were checked for compliance.

14 February 2022

Halfmoon man charged with felony DWI

On February 11, 2022, State Police in Brunswick arrested 49-year-old Thomas B. Waicul of Halfmoon for Driving While Intoxicated- 2 Previous Convictions (D felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree (E felony) and Circumventing an Interlock Device (A misdemeanor).

13 February 2022

Troy man charged with DWI following school bus stop in Schoharie

On February 11, 2022, State Police in Cobleskill arrested 43-year-old Harry Olivier of Troy for three counts of Driving While Intoxicated-Leandra’s Law and eleven counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

10 February 2022

State Police investigate fatal fall in Mechanicville

At approximately 8:35 a.m. on February 9, 2022, the New York State Police responded to DeCrescente Distributing on Main Street in Mechanic for a report of a male who had fallen from the roof.

09 February 2022

Reminder: The New York State Police to hold media availability on Thursday at SP Aviation-Albany

The New York State Police will hold a media availability on Thursday, February 10, 2022, at 11:00 AM at SP Aviation-Albany.

07 February 2022

State Police investigate fatal Northway crash

At approximately 3:49 a.m. on February 6, 2022, State Police responded to a fatal multi-car accident on I-87 in the town of Malta. Two people were killed in the collsion.

31 January 2022

GPS leads police to stolen trailer in Ballston

On January 29, 2022, the New York State Police in Saratoga arrested 64-year-old Jon A. Miles of Ballston Spa for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd degree, a class D felony.

31 January 2022

Richmondville man charged after providing alcohol to minors

On January 27, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 25-year-old Drew A. Taylor of Richmondville, for two counts of Unlawful Dealing with a Child 1st degree, a class A misdemeanor.

30 January 2022

*UPDATE*- State Police have arrested third suspect involved homicide in Richmondville

State Police have arrested 18-year-old Jeffrey A. McGough for Murder 2nd degree (A felony), Robbery 1st degree (B felony), and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C felony).

29 January 2022

State Police respond to fatal crash in Whitehall

On January 28, 2022 at approximately 7:07 p.m., State Police in Granville responded to a fatal two-car motor vehicle accident on State Route 4 in the Town of Whitehall. 

 

28 January 2022

Three charged following Underaged Drinking Initiative in Fulton and Montgomery Counties

On January 25, 2022, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Fulton and Montgomery Counties. During the initiative 15 businesses were checked for compliance. Three people were charged after selling alcohol to a person under 21.

27 January 2022

Rotterdam woman facing multiple charges following domestic dispute

On January 24, 2022, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 37-year-old Leah D. DeFrancisco-Hardin of Rotterdam, for Criminal Obstruction of Breath, two counts of Criminal Mischief 4th degree, two counts Menacing 2nd degree, two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree, Criminal Mischief 4th degree-Damage Property, two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and two counts of criminal contempt 2nd degree. All charges are a class A misdemeanors.

27 January 2022

Watervliet man charged with scheme to defraud

On January 24, 2022, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 63-year-old Michael R. Osbourne of Watervliet for Grand Larceny 3rd degree (D felony) and Scheme to Defraud 1st degree (E felony).

24 January 2022

Glenville man charged with Leandra's Law, more than three times legal limit

On January 22, 2022, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 42-year-old Ryan M. Natalie of Glenville for two counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated- Leandra’s Law (E felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree (E felony), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

24 January 2022

Schenectady woman charged with DWI after colliding with church, home in Esperance

On January 22, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 32-yer-old Katie L. Gunther of Schenectady for Driving While Intoxicated-Previous Conviction (E felony), Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor) and two counts of Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor).

21 January 2022

State Police investigate deadly fall in Fort Ann

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on January 20, 2022, the New York State Police responded to Shelving Rock Falls in the town of Fort Ann for a report of a deceased male located at the bottom of a cliff.

21 January 2022

Gloversville woman charged with Attempted Murder 1st degree

On January 20, 2022, the New York State Police in consultation with the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office, arrested Nicole K. Elmore for Attempted Murder 1st degree, Aggravated Sexual Abuse in the 1st degree, Assault 1st degree, and Unlawful Imprisonment.

19 January 2022

Glens Falls man charged with DWI, more than three times legal limit

On January 18, 2022, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 50-year-old Stephen J. Postullo of Glens Falls for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a class A misdemeanor.

19 January 2022

Town of Florida man charged with Burglary 1st degree

On January 15, 2022, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 40-year-old Joshua J. Case of Florida, NY,  for Burglary 1st degree, a class B felony.

13 January 2022

Petersburg man facing multiple charges following domestic dispute

On January 10, 2022, the New York State Police in Brunswick arrested 37-year-old Darel G. Manchester of Petersburg for Reckless Endangerment 1st degree (D felony), Unlawfully Dealing with a Child 1st degree (A misdemeanor), two count of Forcible Touching (A misdemeanor), two counts of Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), and Obstruction of Governmental Administration 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

11 January 2022

State Police investigate burglary at Hadley Town Hall

A preliminary investigation determined a suspect or suspects broke a front window to enter the town hall and damaged a display case inside.

11 January 2022

Law enforcement called to Clifton Park home for reported domestic-related incident

On January 11, 2022, at approximately 1:45pm, State Police and the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched by Saratoga County 911 to 129 Vosburgh Road in Clifton Park for a report of a domestic-related incident.

07 January 2022

Couple facing multiple charges following incident at school in Middleburgh

On January 5, 2022, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 33-year-old Joseph D. Ayen and 36-year-old Jennifer C. Ayen of Middleburgh. Joseph Ayen is charged with Obstruction of Governmental Administration 2nd degree (a misdemeanor), Resisting Arrest (A misdemeanor), Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor), Criminal Trespass 3rd degree (B misdemeanor), Disorderly Conduct (violation), Harassment 2nd degree (violation). Jennifer Ayen was charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor) and Criminal Trespass 3rd degree (B misdemeanor).

03 January 2022

Man in RV charged after leading Troopers on chase, striking two State Police vehicles

On December 31, 2021, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 27-year-old Shaman Railine of Johnstown for two counts of Attempted Assault of a Police Officer (C felony), two counts of Criminal Mischief 2nd degree (D felony), Reckless Endangerment (A misdemeanor), and Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree (A misdemeanor).

30 December 2021

Hudson Falls pair facing multiple charges after using counterfeit cash to buy TVs

On December 28, 2021, The New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 21-year-old Desirea LaRock and 20-year-old Carl E. LaRock, both of Hudson Falls. The pair was arrested following two investigations into the use of counterfeit currency.

30 December 2021

Ilion man charged with sex crimes

On December 28, 2021, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 22-year-old Amelio L. Chabrier of Ilion, NY, for Rape 2nd degree (D felony) and Criminal Sex Act 2nd degree (D felony).

22 December 2021

State Police warn public about "Grandparent Scam"

The New York State Police in Clifton Park are warning citizens of a scam that preys on grandparents after receiving multiple calls on what is known as the “Grandparent Scam” or “Family Emergency Scam”. 

22 December 2021

State police conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail in Rensselaer County

On December 18, 2021, the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Rensselaer County. During the initiative 13 businesses were checked for compliance. Seven people were charged after selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

22 December 2021

Hadley man charged with vandalizing vehicles

On December 20, 2021, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 21-year-old Brandon W. Kathan of Hadley for Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony) and Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor).

22 December 2021

Cohoes man facing multiple charges following domestic dispute

On December 18, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 33-year-old William J. Thibodeau III of Cohoes for Burglary 2nd degree (C felony), Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony), Endangering the Welfare of a Child (A misdemeanor), Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), and Harassment 2nd degree (violation).

22 December 2021

Glen Falls man charged with insurance fraud

On December 17, 2021, the New York State Police in Brunswick arrested 53-year-old Michael LePage of Glens Falls for Insurance Fraud 4th degree (E felony) and Making a False Written Statement (A misdemeanor).

16 December 2021

State Police arrest four people in connection with a residential burglary in the town of Nassau

On December 12, 2021, State Police responded to a residence in the town of Nassau for a report of a burglary during which three handguns were stolen

16 December 2021

State Police to crack down on impaired and reckless driving during the holiday season

The New York State Police will participate a special enforcement initiative to crack down on impaired and reckless driving this holiday season.

16 December 2021

Pair charged with arson in Watervliet

The New York State Police in Latham have arrested 28-year-old Tremel L. Gibson of Clifton Park and 24-year-old Eileen Rickard of Green Island, for Arson 3rd degree, a class C felony, and Conspiracy 4th degree, a class E felony.

16 December 2021

Kentucky man charged with burglary in Richmondville

On December 13, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 24-year-old Malamine S. Signate of Highland Heights, KY for Burglary 2nd degree, a class C felony and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree, a class E felony.

16 December 2021

Saratoga man charged with stealing vehicle from Greenfield home

On December 12, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 33-year-old Philip Girard of Saratoga for Grand Larceny 3rd degree, a class D felony.

10 December 2021

Pair makes off with over $1,000 in Coinstar receipt scheme

Pair accused of cashing fraudulent Coinstar receipts at multiple Hannaford Supermarkets around the Capital District.

09 December 2021

Albany man found with 40 grams of cocaine following Northway stop

On December 7, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 39-year-old Anthony E. Pinkney of Albany for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree- Narcotic Drug (B felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance- Intent to Sell (B felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree- Scales (A misdemeanor). State Police also charged 43-year-old Dashawn B. Crooks of Albany with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree- Scales (A misdemeanor).

07 December 2021

Whitehall man arrest after agreeing to return stolen tools for $1,000

On December 3, 2021, the New York State Police in Granville arrested 33-year-old Jesse J. Tyrell of Whitehall for Grand Larceny 3rd degree (D felony), Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony), Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

03 December 2021

New York State Police arrested 183 people for impaired driving over the Thanksgiving holiday

The New York State Police issued a total of 12,975 tickets during the 2021 Thanksgiving holiday traffic enforcement period.

02 December 2021

* UPDATE- ID of victims confirmed* State Police investigate double homicide in Duanesburg

State Police confirm the identities of the victims of the double homicide that occurred in the town of Duanesburg.

30 November 2021

Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail finds Warren County businesses in compliance

On November 28, 2021 the New York State Police conducted an Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Warren County. During the initiative 22 business were checked for compliance and none were found to be selling alcohol to persons under the age of 21.

30 November 2021

Schoharie County man charged with Forcible Touching

On November 25, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 30-year-old Jacob F. Markham of Carlisle for Forcible Touching, a class A misdemeanor.

29 November 2021

Schenectady woman charged with shoplifting over $3,000 worth of goods from Boscov's

On November 26, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 39-year-old Tasha M. Savage of Schenectady, for Grand Larceny 3rd degree (D felony), Tampering with Physical Evidence (E felony), and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

29 November 2021

Fort Edward man facing child pornography charges

On November 23, 2021, State Police at SP Wilton, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, and Homeland Security Investigations, arrested 32-year-old Todd Cleavland of Fort Edward. Cleavland is charged with Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

24 November 2021

Queensbury woman charged with stealing over $12,500

On November 23, 2021, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 32-year-old Amanda L. Comer of Queensbury for Grand Larceny 3rd degree, a class D felony.

24 November 2021

Man flees police after exposing himself outside *Richmondville bank

On November 22, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 47-year-old Jeffrey Lawrence of Summit, NY, for two counts of Attempted Aggravated Assault of a Police Officer (B felony), two counts of Criminal Mischief 2nd degree (D felony), two counts of Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree (A misdemeanor), Resisting Arrest (A misdemeanor), and Public Lewdness (B misdemeanor).

24 November 2021

State Police to increase patrols to prevent impaired and aggressive driving during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

The New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies will participate in a special traffic safety initiative to prevent unsafe driving behaviors as the winter holiday season kicks off. The Thanksgiving weekend initiative runs from Wednesday, November 24, through Sunday November 28.

19 November 2021

State Police investigate fatal collision in Whitehall

At approximately 5:13 p.m. on November 18, 2021, the New York State Police in Greenwich responded to a fatal two-car collision on State Route 4 just south of the village of Whitehall.

18 November 2021

Whitehall man charged with possessing child pornography

On November 17, 2021, State Police at SP Greenwich, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, and Homeland Security Investigations arrested 34-year-old Michael F. Therrien of Whitehall for Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child, a class E felony.

16 November 2021

Schenectady bank employee charged with grand larceny

On November 15, 2021, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 28-year-old Jahkeel J. Thompson-Firth of Schenectady for Grand larceny 3rd degree (D felony) and Falsifying Business Records 1st degree (E felony).

16 November 2021

Guilderland man charged with possessing child pornography

On November 12, 2021, State Police at SP Latham, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce arrested 35-year-old Joshua Blackman of Guilderland for Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

 

 

16 November 2021

Troy man found with amphetamine following pursuit

On November 11, 2021, the New York State Police in Brunswick arrested 28-year-old Jahmeer D. Jackson of Troy for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree- Stimulant (B felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree- Intent to Sell (B felony), Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree (A misdemeanor), and Reckless Driving (A misdemeanor).

11 November 2021

Schenectady woman charged with burglary

On November 10, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 40-year-old Jaimee Ryf of Schenectady for Burglary 3rd degree (D felony), Petit Larceny (A misdemeanor), Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

11 November 2021

Albany man facing drug charges following traffic stop

On November 9, 2021, the New York State Police arrested 50-year-old Russell A. Yates of Albany for Criminal Possession of a Narcotic Drug (C felony), two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

10 November 2021

Schenectady man facing child pornography charges

On November 9, 2021, State Police at SP Princetown arrested 35-year-old Josh R. Bunn of Schenectady. Bunn is charged with Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).

05 November 2021

Saratoga woman charged following investigation into petition signatures

On November 5, 2021, the New York State Police arrested 36-year-old Samantha J. Guerra of Saratoga Springs for two counts of Misconduct in Relation to Petitions, an unclassified misdemeanor.

05 November 2021

Town of Jackson man charged with grand Larceny

On November 4, 2021, the New York State Police in Greenwich arrested 37-year-old James T. Erhardt for Grand Larceny 4th degree, a class E felony.

04 November 2021

Gloversville man charged with assault after punching Trooper

On November 3, 2021, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 36-year-old David I. Pelton of Gloversville for Assault 2nd degree (D felony), Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), Resisting Arrest (A misdemeanor), and Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs (misdemeanor).

04 November 2021

Glens Falls man charged with grand larceny

On November 2, 2021, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 32-year-old Kevin P. Rafferty of Glens Falls for Grand Larceny 3rd degree.

04 November 2021

Voorheesville woman charged with burglary

On November 2, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 32-year-old Catherine E. Rowe of Voorheesville for Burglary 2nd degree, a class C felony and Criminal Contempt 2nd degree, a class A misdemeanor.

01 November 2021

Cobleskill man charged with strangulation

On October 31, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 60-year-old Terry A. Hanes of Cobleskill, for Strangulation 2nd degree (D felony) and Harassment 2nd degree (violation).

01 November 2021

Clifton Park woman charged with Leandra's Law

On October 29, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 51-year-old Lisa A Carley of Clifton Park for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated- Leandra’s Law, a class E felony.

31 October 2021

Schoharie County man charged with possession of a stolen ATV in the Town of Wright.

State Police in Cobleskill arrested 28-year-old William Liberatore of the town of Wright for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree (E felony) following an investigation.

30 October 2021

State Police to target impaired drivers during Halloween weekend

The New York State Police and local law enforcement will increase patrols to target impaired driving and underage drinking this Halloween weekend. The special traffic enforcement campaign started on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, and runs until Noon on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021.

27 October 2021

Albany man charged after leaving cocaine at work

On October 25, 2021, the New York State Police at SP Capital arrested 44-year-old Tejuan D. Carter of Albany, for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (B felony), Criminal Possession of a Narcotic Drug 4th degree (C felony), and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia (A misdemeanor).

27 October 2021

Niskayuna woman charged with Aggravated DWI following crash on I-787

On October 25, 2021, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 24-year-old Sara Hamilton of Niskayuna for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a misdemeanor.

22 October 2021

Queensbury man charged with theft from two Walmart stores on same day

On October 21, 2021, the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 52-year-old Robert J. Felice Jr. for Attempted Grand Larceny 4th degree, a class A misdemeanor felony, and Criminal Mischief 4th degree, a class A misdemeanor.

22 October 2021

Wilton woman charged with falsely reporting an incident, drug possession

On October 21, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 29-year-old Gina Battista of Wilton for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Possession of Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia (A misdemeanor).

21 October 2021

Schenectady woman charged with stealing over $300,000 from employer

On Wednesday, October 20, 2021, the New York State Police, Troop G, SP Latham BCI and the New York State Police SIU - Financial Crimes Unit arrested Aurilla Vandervort, 55, of Schenectady, on charges of Grand Larceny in the 2nd degree, a class C felony and Falsifying Business records in the 1st, a class E Felony.

21 October 2021

Guilderland man charged with Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child

On October 20, 2021, the New York State Police Troop G, SP Latham BCI, along with the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, the New York State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, and Homeland Security Investigations, arrested 36-year-old John H. Ruthosky Jr. of Guilderland on multiple charges including Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child (A-II felony).

19 October 2021

Pizza delivery driver found to be twice the legal limit following crash

On October 16, 2021, the New York State Police in Sand Lake arrested 35-year-old John B. Smith of Nassau for Driving While Intoxicated, a misdemeanor.
18 October 2021

State Police warn public of vehicle break-ins in Queensbury

State Police are investigating a series of thefts that occurred in the town of Queensbury overnight.

18 October 2021

State Police recover stolen handgun during stop in city of Albany

On October 15, 2021, the New York State Police in Latham arrested 23-year-old Kymere Thomas of Watervliet for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C felony), Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree (E felony), Criminal Impersonation 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), Criminal Possession of Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor). State Police also charged 28-year-old Tasheen McGriff of Cohoes for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

18 October 2021

Albany man charged with assault following stabbing in South Glens Falls

On October 17, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 26-year-old Isaiah L. Lofland of Albany, for Assault 1st degree, following an investigation into a stabbing that occurred at a home in South Glens Falls.

13 October 2021

Town of Cobleskill married couple arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Assault

New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations from SP Princetown arrested a 24-year old man from Cobleskill, NY for Assault 2nd degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child and a 19-year old woman from Cobleskill, NY for Endangering the Welfare of a Child following an 18 month invesitgation.

12 October 2021

Rotterdam man charged with DWI more than three times legal limit

On October 10, 2021, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 70-year-old Richard D. Brown of Rotterdam, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a misdemeanor.

12 October 2021

Wilton man facing multiple charges following domestic dispute

On October 11, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 30-year-old Robbie M. Frye of Wilton, for Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony), Criminal Obstruction of Breathing or Blood Circulation (A misdemeanor), and Reckless Endangerment (A misdemeanor).

12 October 2021

Wynantskill man charged with Leandra's Law

On October 9, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 40-year-old Brian S. Brust of Wynantskill, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated-Leandra’s Law, a class E felony.

12 October 2021

Clifton Park man charged with sending indecent material to minor

On October 9, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, arrested 27-year-old William S. Steck of Clifton Park for Disseminating Indecent Material to a Minor 2nd degree, a class E felony.

08 October 2021

State Police announce crackdown on speeding and impaired driving over Columbus Day weekend.

The New York State Police in Troop G will conduct special traffic enforcement efforts for the upcoming Columbus Day weekend to crackdown on speeding and impaired motorists.

08 October 2021

State Police arrest Albany man with loaded handgun

On October 8, 2021, State Police arrested Christopher T. Mozone, 34 of Albany, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (a class C felony). 

07 October 2021

State Police in Wilton recover stolen vehicle after roll-over accident

On October 7, 2021 State Police charged 28-year-old Evan T. Febres of Stillwater with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 2nd degree (a class C felony) and Driving While Intoxicated (a misdemeanor). 

05 October 2021

Massachusetts man charged with felony drug possession in Schoharie County

Massachusetts man charged with felony drug possession in Schoharie County.

01 October 2021

Glenville man charged with identity theft

On September 29, 2021, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 40-year-old Jason L. Pigliavento of Glenville for Identity Theft 2nd degree (E felony) and two counts of Tampering with Physical Evidence (E felony).

30 September 2021

Utica Man arrested following a carjacking incident in the village of Canajoharie

State Police arrested 30-year-old Jonathon J. Grico-Wolak from Utica, NY on multiple charges following a carjacking incident in Montgomery County.

27 September 2021

Fort Plain man charged with drugged driving

On September 25, 2021, the New York State Police in Fonda arrested 40-year-old Joseph M. Labadia of Fort Plain, for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs- Prior Conviction (E felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree (E felony), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

27 September 2021

Flat tire leads troopers to burglary suspects in Nassau

On September 24, 2021, the New York State Police in Schodack arrested 35-year-old Lloyd E. Thomas Jr. and 29-year-old Dylan D. Thomas, both of Poestenkill, for Burglary 2nd degree (C felony), Criminal Mischief 2nd degree (D felony), Grand Larceny 4th degree (E felony), and Conspiracy 4th Degree. Dylan Thomas was additionally charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

27 September 2021

Suspect flees down Mohawk River after attempting to meet teen for sex

On September 22, 2021, the New York State Police Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, with the assistance of the Troop G Major Crimes Unit, and SP Princetown BCI arrested 48-year-old Paul E. Gallione of Voorheesville, for Attempted Rape 2nd degree and Attempted Criminal Sex Act 2nd degree. Both charges are class E felonies.

24 September 2021

Hoosick man charged with violating order of protection

On September 23, 2021, the New York State Police in Brunswick arrested 52-year-old Michael A. Bonneau of Hoosick, for Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony) and Aggravated harassment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

23 September 2021

Ithaca man accused of going on $7,000 spending spree after stealing credit cards from vehicles

On September 21, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 38-year-old Robert J. Porter of Ithaca, for Grand Larceny 3rd degree (D felony), Identity Theft 1st degree (D felony), three counts of Grand Larceny 4th degree (E felony), Criminal Impersonation 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree (A misdemeanor).

20 September 2021

Jefferson man charged with weapons possession following DWI crash

On September 18, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 22-year-old Schoen Stocks of Jefferson, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree (D felony), two counts of Possessing a Large Capacity Ammo Feeding Device (A misdemeanor), Possession of a Loaded Firearm in a Motor Vehicle (misdemeanor) and Driving While Intoxicated (misdemeanor).

17 September 2021

State Police remind public to lock vehicles, remove keys after thefts in Rensselaer County

State Police are investigating two car thefts that have occurred in Rensselaer County recently and are reminding the public to lock their vehicles when they are left unattended.

14 September 2021

Cold Case Tuesday: State Police continue to investigate the 2004 homicide of a Fultonville man

Cold Case Tuesday: State Police in Fonda and the Troop G Major Crimes Unit continue to investigate the 2004 homicide of Brian Galusha.

13 September 2021

Argyle man charged with felony DWI

On September 11, 2021, the New York State Police in a Greenwich arrested 56-year-old Robert D. Carota of Argyle, for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 1st degree and Driving While Intoxicated-Prior Conviction, both are class E felonies.

13 September 2021

Middleburgh man found with fraudulent inspection sticker during traffic stop

On September 11, 2021, the New York State Police in Cobleskill arrested 28-year-old Robert E. Diamond of Middleburgh, for Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd degree, a class D felony.

13 September 2021

Warrensburg man charged with Leandra's Law almost three times legal limit

On September 11, 2021, the New York State Police in Chestertown arrested 36-year-old Kolby B. Semon of Warrensburg for 3 counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated-Leandra’s Law (E felony).

08 September 2021

Troy man charged after threatening victim with knife, stun gun

On September 3, 2021, the New York State Police in a Brunswick arrested 22-year-old Tyreece Botsford of Troy, for two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree-Previous Conviction (D felony) and two counts of Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).

04 September 2021

*UPDATE* Driver charged in fatal head on crash in Chestertown

*Update*At approximately 10:30 p.m. on September 3, 2021, the New State Police responded to a head-on motor vehicle crash on I-87 southbound in the town of Chestertown.

 
02 September 2021

Syracuse man in custody after leading police on pursuit in stolen car

On September 1, 2021 the New York State Police arrested 39-year-old Phillip D. Jackson of Syracuse, for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd degree, a class D felony and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree, a class E felony.

30 August 2021

Hebron man charged with assault after hitting neighbor with garden rake

On August 29, 2021 The New York State Police in Greenwich arrested 36-year-old Egbert Shaw of Hebron for Assault 2nd degree (D felony), Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony), Criminal Mischief 3rd degree (E felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree (A misdemeanor), Menacing 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Resisting Arrest (A misdemeanor).

30 August 2021

State Police respond to fatal crash in Richmondville

At approximately 4:22 p.m. on August 29, 2021 the New York State Police in Cobleskill responded to a fatal motorcycle accident at the intersection of Hite Road and State Route 7 in Richmondville.

27 August 2021

Schenectady man charged after assault in Lake George

On August 27, 2021 the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 28-year-old Jason M. Regels of Schenectady, for Assault 2nd degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree, both are class D felonies.

27 August 2021

Media accommodations and availability for Trooper James J. Monda services

Visitation for Trooper James Monda will he held on Sunday, August 29, 2021, and the funeral service on Monday, August 30, 2021, in Schenectady, NY. 

26 August 2021

Schenectady man charged following photoshoot with minor

On August 20, 2021, the New York State Police in Mayfield arrested 39-year-old Joseph V. Fowler of Schenectady, for Disseminating Indecent Material to Minors 2nd degree, a class E felony, and Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, a class A misdemeanor.

25 August 2021

Schenectady man charged following drug sale

On August 20, 2021, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested 48-year-old Shennal B. Charvis of Schenectady for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree-Intent to Sell and Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree-Narcotic Drug. Both charges are class B felonies.

25 August 2021

Two Schenectady men found with stolen dirt bikes during traffic stop

On August 19, 2021, the New York State Police in Princetown arrested two Schenectady men, 38-year-old Chance B. VanPatten and 37-year-old Stephen J. Raffele, for two counts of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd degree, a class D felony.

24 August 2021

Services for Trooper James Monda will be held on August 29 and August 30, 2021

Visitation for Trooper James Monda will he held on Sunday, August 29, 2021 and the funeral service on Monday, August 30, 2021 in Schenectady, NY. 

23 August 2021

Superintendent Kevin P. Bruen announces the line of duty death of Trooper James J. Monda.

On August 22, 2021, at approximately 4:00 pm, Trooper Monda was working a marine detail on the Great Sacandaga Lake.

23 August 2021

State Police charge Jefferson man with grand larceny and possession of a forged instrument in Cobleskill.

On Sunday 08/22/2021, Cobleskill Troopers arrested 61-year-old Dennis L. Daskalakis Grand Larceny 3rd degree (D Felony) and Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd degree (D felony) following a month-long investigation.  

19 August 2021

Mechanicville man arrested after charging over $9,000 to company card

On August 18, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 50-year-old David M. Perkins of Mechanicville, for Grand Larceny 3rd degree, a class D felony.

19 August 2021

Glenville woman charged after ramming car during domestic dispute

On August 17, 2021 the New York State Police in Queensbury arrested 44-year-old Rebecca L. Ryan of Glenville, for Criminal Mischief 3rd degree, a class E felony, and Endangering the Welfare of Child, a class A misdemeanor.

19 August 2021

Two arrested after ordering over $1,000 of alcohol with stolen identity

On August 17, 2021, the New York State Police in Saratoga arrested 26-year-old Daymin T. Berkley of Albany and 23-year-old Kymere P. Thomas of Watervliet for Identity Theft 2nd degree (E felony), Grand Larceny 4th degree (E felony), and Petit Larceny (A misdemeanor).

17 August 2021

*Press Conference* Pittstown homicide

State Police will hold a press conference on Tuesday August 17, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. at Troop G Headquarters 760 Troy Schenectady Road Latham N.Y. 12110.

 

16 August 2021

State Police charge three with murder following investigation into Pittstown homicide

*UPDATE* The New York State Police have charged three people in connection with the murder of 19-year-old Nathaniel Miller of Pittstown. State Police will hold a press conference on Tuesday August 17, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. at Troop G Headquarters 760 Troy Schenectady Road Latham N.Y. 12110.

16 August 2021

Albany woman charged with felony DWI after leaving accident scene

On August 15, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 43-year-old Nicolle L. Bailey of Albany, for Driving While Intoxicated-Previous Conviction, a class E felony.

 

 

 

16 August 2021

Troy man charged after trying to use fake $100 bill at Brunswick Walmart

On August 15, 2021, the New York State Police in Brunswick arrested 51-year-old Anthony P. Derrico of Troy, for Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd degree, a class D felony.

12 August 2021

State Police remind public to lock vehicles, outbuildings amid series of thefts

State Police are investigating a series of thefts that have occurred in neighborhoods throughout the Capital District and are reminding the public to lock their vehicles and property. Thieves are targeting unlocked vehicles, sheds, and garages during the overnight hours.

06 August 2021

Washington County Man Charged with Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child

State Police have charged a Cambridge man with sexual abuse, investigate possiblity of additional victims.

06 August 2021

State Police investigate fatal crash in Cohoes

State Police investigate fatal three-car crash on I-787 in Cohoes.

04 August 2021

Averill Park woman facing multiple charges following domestic dispute

On August 1, 2021, the New York State Police arrested 42-year-old Sabrina Tedesco of Averille Park for Grand Larceny 4th degree (E felony), two counts of Criminal Mischief 4th degree (A misdemeanor), Petit Larceny (A misdemeanor), Criminal Tampering 3rd degree (B misdemeanor).

02 August 2021

Watervliet man charged with felony DWI more than triple legal limit

On July 31, 2021, the New York State Police at SP Capital arrested 54-year-old Alain E. Kayembe of Watervliet, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated-Prior Conviction, a class E felony, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, a class A misdemeanor.

02 August 2021

Wilton man facing multiple charges after attempting push victim from moving vehicle

On July 31, 2021, the New York State Police in Wilton arrested 36-year-old Jonathan T. Lefevre of Wilton, for Criminal Contempt 1st degree (E felony), Aggravated Family Offense (E felony), Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor), and Harassment 2nd degree (violation).

02 August 2021

State Police conduct Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail in Washington County

State Police check 20 Washington County establishments during Underaged Drinking Enforcement Detail  

13 January 2009

I-90 Shooter Video - in-car footage January 10, 2009

Footage from the New York State Troop car in-car camera of the I-90 gunman (40 sec)

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