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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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Man arrested for Selkirk burglaries

After a two-week investigation police say they have found the man responsible for multiple home burglaries in Selkirk.

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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.

Police warn of burglaries in Selkirk

Bethlehem Police are warning Selkirk and Coeymans residents to be weary of several break-ins.

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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.

Selkirk man indicted on drug and money laundering charges

A Selkirk man was arrested Thursday on federal drug trafficking and money laundering charges, according to the United States Attorney Office and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, Boston Division.

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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Police: Delmar pedestrian hit by drunk driver in July

Bethlehem police responded to a car crash involving a pedestrian struck on Elm Avenue in Delmar on Friday, July 31 around 11:00 p.m.

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Police: Glenmont man arrested for sexual contact with minor

Bethlehem police arrested a Glenmont man after an investigating into allegations he had sexual contact with a girl under the age of 15.

Crime ring preys on elderly

Multiple agencies break crime ring focused on elderly

After a nearly seven-month-long investigation, members of a countywide hate crime ring targeting the elderly were arrested and arraigned, just in time for Elder Abuse Awareness Month.

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Department heads advance

Hornick named Police Commander, Heffernan to Deputy Police Chief

Two Bethlehem Police Department supervisors were promoted last week by the Town Board.

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Thanks, Chief

Chief of Police Heider retires, Teale sworn in as new chief

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Colonie PD dispatcher charged with rape

A Colonie Police Department Public Safety Dispatcher was arrested by Colonie police Wednesday, June 24, for alleged involvement in a sexual offense.