Colonie Police investigating robbery at social club

The Town of Colonie Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery that took place Sunday, Jan.19 at 7:55 p.m. in the parking lot of the Sons of Caesar Social Club on Everett Road.

Colonie cops probe robbery at Super 8

Colonie police are investigating a report of an armed robbery at the Super 8 Motel at 1579 Central Ave.

Colonie police investigating two men impersonating water department employees

The Colonie Police Department is investigating an attempted scam by two suspects that impersonated water department employees.

Colonie police looking for hit-and-run driver

The Colonie Police Department is investigating a bicycle-automobile accident that occurred at approximately 10:25 p.m. Monday on Cohoes Crescent Road.

Town calls Skylane ‘disgusting’

Colonie attorney describes conditions he found during inspection of Central Ave. motel

Town officials argue that a Central Avenue motel is in such poor condition that they aim to shut it down.

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Colonie Police asking for help finding robbery suspect

The Colonie Police Department is asking the public for help with any information they have about an armed robbery at a Cumberland Farms.

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Colonie cops seek suspect in package theft

The Colonie Police Department has released photos of a suspect and vehicle wanted in connection with the theft of a package off the doorstep of a Boght Road residence.

John Halacy back in court

Colonie police arrested John W. Halacy, 24, of Rensselaer, on Wednesday, Dec. 13, in connection with a Thanksgiving Day burglary at a residence on Haswell Road.

‘Black Friday’ handicap parking sweep nets 48 tickets

Some shoppers seeking door-buster deals found themselves leaving with more than a bargain after parking their car in the wrong spot.

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Holidays bring identity theft and counterfeit currency

DA's Office provides tips for consumers and retailers to combat crimes

Albany County District Attorney David Soares is warning people to be aware of the potential for identity theft and counterfeit currency as the holiday shopping season kicks off.

Colonie Police urge parents to use their best judgment this Halloween

The Colonie Police Department is asking residents to help keep neighborhoods safe this Halloween. In recent years, certain neighborhoods within the town have attracted large crowds.

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Shedding light on domestic violence

Albany County highlights Domestic Violence Awareness Month, services offered

Albany County Executive Dan McCoy, joined by county Chief Assistant District Attorney David Rossi, recognized the start of Domestic Violence Awareness Month on Wednesday, Oct. 2, and honored county Crime Victim and Sexual Violence Center Director Karen Ziegler for her efforts.

Police search for scam suspects

Colonie police are looking for three people they say have fraudulently sought loans from local credit unions this month.

Albany County awarded $600k security grant

Funds will help build countywide emergency communications, terrorism prevention

On the eve of Sept. 11, Albany County Executive Dan McCoy announced the county had been awarded nearly $600,000 by the state Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services to help improve crisis communications and prevent terrorist attacks.

Cohoes man arrested on child porn charges

The Albany County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Cohoes man with possession child pornography.