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No indictments in death of man in police custody

Kearse was visiting a friend in Schenectady when police pulled him over for a traffic violation. He sped away, pulled into his friend's driveway and fled on foot. After being caught nearby and handcuffed, he was placed in an officer's car.

WRGB - 2018-10-19 12:51:23

Pownal man critically injured after police-involved shooting

They said troopers responded to a home on Short Drive in Pownal at 9:45 p.m. after a family member called to report Bernard Rougeau, 48, was drunk and had intentionally cut himself.

MYNBC5.COM - 2018-10-19 11:54:00

Man headed to prison for car vandalism

Anthony J. Genier, 27, repeatedly kicked a vehicle at a home in Kingsbury, resulting in hundreds of dollars in damage and a guilty plea to felony criminal mischief.

POST-STAR - 2018-10-19 12:55:00

Four things to do this week, Oct. 21 - 27

Greylock WORKS is having a Halloween party from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Oct. 27! Mark your calendars, tag your friends, dance in disguise and compete for local prizes with creative, clever, and sexy costumes. Masquerade will feature the rhythms of DJ BFG and immersive theatrical lighting choreo

BERKSHIRE EAGLE - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Case adjourned for man accused of luring kids to home, making them wear diapers

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A court appearance for a high-ranking state official has been pushed back to November. John Allen was scheduled to appear in court on Thursday but that hearing will now take place on November 15. Allen is charged with 29 counts of child endangerment in a bizarre role-playing

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-18 19:28:25

Vermont State Police Officer shoots man in Pownal

October 19, 2018 08:10 AMA Vermont state police officer shot a man in Pownal Thursday night. Troopers say they responded to a house at 52 Short Drive for a 9:22 pm 911 call about a drunk man cutting himself. Around 10:40 pm, they say the man emerged from the woods behind the house with a shotgun. T

WNYT - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

Pedestrian struck by car in Cohoes

COHOES, N.Y. (WRGB) - A pedestrian has been struck by a vehicle on a road notorious for those type of accidents.The crash happened on 787 in Cohoes at the intersection with Ontario Street. The mayor's office says at least one ambulance responded to the scene. CBS 6 is working to learn more informati

WRGB - 2018-10-18 22:14:49

Troy police investigating armed robbery

LANSINGBURGH, NY (WRGB) – The Troy Police Department is investigating an armed robbery. They say it happened Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. near 124th Street in Lansingburgh.Police say the suspect robbed a man in his twenties and got away in a car. A short time later, an officer noticed a vehicle matching t

WRGB - 2018-10-18 04:22:48

See Intimate Portraits of Women Returning Home From Prison

While public awareness to the tragedy of mass incarceration may be growing, less attention has been paid to the experiences of female inmates. The prison population has ballooned over the past twenty years, skyrocketing to 2.1 million, making the United States the largest jailer of its citizens in t

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Mr. Ding-a-Ling driver arrested for 'stalking' girls

Charles A. Ross, 57, of county Route 12, was charged after an investigation into a complaint earlier this month that he followed a group of girls near Oliver Winch Middle School while driving his ice cream truck on Oct. 3, according to South Glens Falls Police Chief Kevin Judd.

POST-STAR

Police blotter: Oct. 16

Drug possession:Ian A. Neary, 34, of Troy, was arrested at 12:56 a.m. Oct. 13 and charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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Albany helping convicted felons re-enter workforce

"It feels that when you're trying to do the right thing, it makes you feel like you're doing the wrong thing. I had the strength, the health, the skills and the abilities to perform the job. But they didn't give it to me because I was incarcerated in the past,” White said.

WRGB

New York City Has More Homeless Students Than Ever Before

Data from the New York State Education Department revealed almost 115,000 students, or one out of 10, lived in some type of temporary housing during the 2017-2018 school year.

WTMJ.COM

Phish Open Fall Tour in Albany - Jambands

Phish kicked off their 2018 fall tour on Tuesday night in Albany, NY, playing the first of two shows at the Times Union Center. Returning to Upstate New York not long after their canceled Curveball festival and performing for many of the fans who would have been at the event, the band delivered a tw

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Troy Police officers plead guilty to entering home without warrant, covering their tracks

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Two Troy Police officers pleaded guilty on Tuesday for their role in going into a home without a warrant and trying to cover up their tracks.The two top cops have been under the microscope since the suspension from the Troy Police Department's Drugs and Firearms unit in June 20

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Video captures driver passing stopped school bus in Pittstown, nearly hitting child

"It was real close," said Joe Carista. "If she was a couple more inches getting off the bus, a lot of the days, she'll get off and run off the bus towards the house. I just happened to be out there that day and she kind of stopped when she saw me. But if she had run off the bus, she would have run

WNYT

North Adams man arraigned in connection to fatal hit and run

Members of the North Adams and Pittsfield Police say that 32-year-old Brian Dillard struck a motorcyclist with his car on August, 24, and then drove off.

WESTERNMASSNEWS.COM

2nd arrest made in fatal shooting of hero barber

Police tellthe Connecticut Postthat 30-year-old Jordan Hinton was arrested in Troy, New York, and brought back to Connecticut to face murder and other charges in the October 2017 shooting of Deon Rodney. He was held on $1 million bond.

ROANOKE TIMES

Glens Falls Hospital, Albany Medical Center announce partnership

GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls Hospital is holding a press conference this morning to announce an alliance with Albany Medical Center to better coordinate medical care for residents of Warren and Washington counties and improving efficiency.The agreement has been adopted by the governing boards of both o

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Colonie Police: 3 arrested in connection to smoke shop robbery

Police say the female clerk reported that two men entered the Up in Smoke shop back on October 3rd, just before 10:00 PM. Once inside the store, police say the clerk was ordered to go into the bathroom.

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