#New York State Police

Redford man charged after violent domestic dispute

SARANAC | A local man is behind bars after he allegedly assaulted and threatened someone during a domestic altercation. On Nov. 28, New York State Police troopers were called to a Route 3 residence at about 7:30 p.m. after Wayne M. Goddeau Jr. allegedly menaced and assaulted someone while a child was present in the home.
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Ulster deputy suspended after his official vehicle was burglarized

ULSTER COUNTY – Several police agencies are investigating numerous car larcenies that occurred in Ulster County during the overnight hours on October 26th and 27th. One of the vehicles that had property stolen was an official Ulster County Sheriff’s Office car assigned to a sergeant in the department.
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On the Lookout: November 28, Weekly Round-Up

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — This week, NewsChannel 9 is putting viewers ‘On the Lookout’ for a suspected supermarket shoplifter in Hamilton, a hit-and-run driver in the city of Oswego, and is advising stores on preventing retail theft. Shoplifter in Madison County The New York State Police are trying to identify a man that left a […]

Lewis County man charged in town of Lowville shoplifting case: NYSP

LOWVILLE- A Lewis County man is accused of theft in the wake of a shoplifting case this month, authorities say. Jason T. Lynch, 26, of Lowville, NY was arrested Monday morning by the New York State Police (Lowville). He is officially charged with one misdemeanor count of petit larceny. According...

Former NYS Police Superintendent Takes New Job With Warren County

Former New York State Police Superintendent Kevin Bruen will be starting a new job Thursday. He's been hired as a member of the Warren County Public Defender's Office. Back in October, Bruen resigned from the State Police after he was accused of not properly disciplining a subordinate who was also his friend. County officials believe Bruen's experience as an attorney will be valuable to defendants and the lawyers who represent them.
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Tompkins Co. Deputy Arrest raises questions on background checks in NYS

(WENY) -- Kevin O'Rourke was hired by the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office in August. But the Sheriff's Office says they weren't told O'Rourke was under investigation for a sexual misconduct incident that happened while working at his former employer, the Geneseo Police Department. “People expect the most out of us......

Fatal crash: 11-year-old killed in crash on Route 8 in Brookfield

An 11-year-old boy was killed Monday evening after the vehicle he was in struck a tow truck in Madison County, according to a release from New York State Police. Troopers were dispatched just before 6 p.m. to the town of Brookfield, where an investigation revealed an SUV driven by 29-year-old Abner G. Padilla of Utica struck a parked flatbed tow truck while traveling south on Route 8. Police said the truck was partially parked in the road but had all lights activated.

Former NYSP Superintendent Kevin Bruen to join Warren County Public Defender's office

WARREN COUNTY, NY (WRGB) — Former New York State Police Superintendent Kevin Bruen has a new job - he's joining the Warren County Public Defender's Office come December. This comes after only a month ago the governor's office launched an investigation into allegations Bruen reportedly shielded a former human resources officer from an internal complaint. This was first reported by the Times Union. Bruen's resignation came shortly after the investigation went public, although it was never officially linked to it.

Commissioner Montagnino Inappropriately Intercedes in Shooting Inquiry

On Sunday afternoon, November 20, Saratoga Springs Public Safety Commissioner James Montagnino and Mayor Ron Kim held a hastily called press conference to discuss the shootings that occurred early Sunday morning, November 20, in downtown Saratoga Springs. At the event, they released videos of the incident in spite of a request from authorities to not release the videos at this time.