Curtis Sliwa Guardian Angels Albany Patrols Resume Thursday By Dave Lucas • Aug 7, 2019 Lainie Lucas Listen Listening... / 0:50 Thursday marks the Guardian Angels' return to the streets of Albany. A Look Back At Some Of The Top Capital Region News In 2018 By Dave Lucas • Dec 31, 2018 Albany Police Department Listen Listening... / 4:59 In the Capital Region, 2018 began with a prominent area police shooting case making headlines. It’s ending in similar fashion. Albany Police Aim For Transparency, Guardian Angels Train New Members By Dave Lucas • Jul 25, 2018 Lainie Lucas Listen Listening... / 3:08 The Albany Police Department has launched a new effort at transparency, opening an online portal in advance of a new chief's arrival. Guardian Angels' Push To Form Albany Chapter Continues By Dave Lucas • Jul 24, 2018 Curtis Sliwa Listen Listening... / 0:44 The Guardian Angels say they'll return to Albany tonight to continue recruitment efforts. Albany’s New Police Chief Will Start At Critical Time In The City By Dave Lucas • Jul 24, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 4:22 A new police chief has been hired as concerns mount over a summer spike in violent crime in Albany. Guardian Angels Returning To Albany Tonight Amid Summer Crime Wave By Dave Lucas • Jul 17, 2018 Facebook Listen Listening... / 4:46 After the latest violent death, there are increasing calls for action as the city of Albany grapples with one of its bloodiest summers in recent history. Albany Mayor Weighs In On Crime Spike, Tiff With Police Union, Guardian Angels’ Arrival By Dave Lucas • Jul 13, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 5:20 It's been a busy month so far for Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan. WAMC's Capital Region Bureau Chief Dave Lucas sat down with the mayor at city hall. Seeking A Unified Effort To Combat Albany Crime Wave By Dave Lucas • Jul 10, 2018 Composite photo Dave Lucas/WAMC & Facebook Listen Listening... / 4:25 Activists and community leaders are mobilizing in hopes of halting a recent spike in violence in Albany. Albany Summer Crime Wave Brings Heat By Dave Lucas • Jul 9, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 4:57 The city of Albany is grappling with a spike in violent crime, leading to an emotional response from the mayor, who is coming in for criticism from the police union.