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A man is dead and a police officer is recovering from a gunshot wound after an incident Friday night in the Schenectady County town of Glenville.

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U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer has awarded a Troy police officer a Congressional Badge of Bravery for heroism in the line of duty.  Thursday's ceremony was held at Hudson Valley Community College.

A Barre, Vermont man has denied helping a homicide suspect leave the state following the first slaying in the nation's smallest capital city in nearly a century.

Police are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting in Montpelier.

Authorities say a fatal shooting at an Albany bar popular with the LGBT community wasn't bias-related.

The lawyer representing the policeman who fatally shot a Vermont man says he expects his client will be cleared.

Rotterdam Police today gave an update on their investigation into a fatal police shooting over the weekend.
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Rotterdam Police today gave an update on their investigation into a fatal police shooting over the weekend.

WAMC Photo by Dave Lucas

Two Troy police officers are on the mend at Albany Medical Center following a shootout late Saturday night, the first time officers in the city have been shot in the line of duty in 40 years.

Vermont state officials say a mother who was upset about losing custody of her child has fatally shot a Department for Children and Families worker.


A rally is scheduled for tonight in Schenectady’s Hamilton Hill neighborhood after the latest fatal shooting there.

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In a time of tense relationships between urban communities and police, law enforcement officials from across New York gathered in Saratoga Springs to take part in a conference designed to reduce violent crime through community engagement.

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In reaction to the fatal shooting at Fort Hood, Texas Wednesday, Congressional officials from across our region are offering their thoughts on the incident that claimed the lives of three military personnel.

The shooting at the Texas military base claimed the lives of four, including the gunman, a U.S. soldier. Sixteen were left injured. It was the second shooting at Fort Hood in five years. Thursday, a moment of silence was held on the floor of the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives for the victims.

Western Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Richard Neal…

Jury selection is set to begin Wednesday for a woman charged with buying the guns a western New York man used to shoot four suburban Rochester firefighters on Christmas Eve 2012.

Prosecutors say Dawn Nguyen lied on a gun purchase form in 2010 when she claimed the rifle and shotgun she bought were for her, when they were really for ex-convict William Spengler.

State Police have identified the family involved in a fatal shooting incident in Dutchess County.