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How do the president’s orders affect those wanting to buy guns?

Gun violence has gained increasing attention as a political issue in American culture in the wake of mass shootings that seem to be occurring with dismaying regularity.

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Colonie Year in Review: Police Chief Steve Heider retires

This is part of our look back at the events of 2015.

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Colonie Year in Review: Heroin homicide

This is part of our look back at the events of 2015.

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Delmar pastor arrested on felony charges

A local pastor was arrested the day before Christmas Eve after a Latham thrift store called Colonie Police to report someone was peeping and recording a woman as she changed clothes in the store’s dressing room.

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Nearly three decades on the force, Colonie Police Chief Jonathan Teale lends perspective on his town

Times have changed since Jonathan Teale joined the Colonie Police Department 26 years ago.

Colonie Police: They robbed to feed their heroin addiction

Two men described as heroin addicts were arrested the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 10 for the August murder of 23-year-old Colonie hairdresser, Jacquelyn Porreca.

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Police make arrests in murder of Colonie woman

Two men described as heroin addicts were arrested the morning of Tuesday, Nov. 10 for the August murder of 23-year-old Colonie hairdresser, Jacquelyn Porreca.

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District Attorney David Soares and nation leaders seek criminal justice reforms in D.C.

Albany County District Attorney David Soares and the nation’s top criminal justice leaders have called for mass reforms to our criminal justice system.

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Blu-Bell Motel demolished for violations

One of two motels deemed uninhabitable following multiple code violations and an asbestos study was demolished last week under the town’s orders.

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Man arrested after allegedly forcing woman into prostitution

Colonie police arrested 18-year-old Nizere Y. Stephens of Albany for promoting prostitution after the department received information an underage female was being forced into prostitution.

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UPDATED Police obtain sketch of possible Sand Creek Road stabbing witness or suspect

A witness observed a male in his 20s or 30s walking to and from Recycled Salon

Colonie police obtained a sketch of a possible witness or suspect in the death of Jacquelyn Porreca, the Recycled Salon employee who was stabbed Friday, Aug. 21.

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UPDATED Colonie police asking for information in possible assault

The Colonie police are asking anyone with more information in regards to a possible assault on a teenaged girl in the Colonie Center parking lot to contact police.

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Colonie man arrested after vehicle pursuit

City of Albany police arrested Ernest Muller, 23, of Colonie, after he led officers on a vehicle pursuit Wednesday morning, Aug. 19.

Shooting at Colonie Center

Police responded to gunshots at Colonie Center Thursday, Aug. 13

Colonie police received a call reporting a person with a weapon and shots fired in the Colonie Center parking lot near the Cheesecake Factory Thursday night, Aug. 13, at 10:07 p.m.

Village looking to curb speeding

Drive 25 Campaign looks to bring attention to residential speeding

Village residents may have noticed the first bright red cutout sign in this summer’s edition of “The Villager” newsletter, along with a notice asking that drivers keep the sign somewhere visible in their cars.

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