Crime

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Clockwise from upper left: Tyler Bobbitt, Aidan Stevens, Stephen Swinton and Geoff Stroebel.

Youth Court dispenses justice, second chances

By Kristin Schultz Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Second chances can be hard to come by, but that’s just what Niskayuna’s Youth Court aims to do. Established nearly 20 years ago, Youth Court is a branch of the local justice system…



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Click It or Ticket effort set to begin May 22

Niskayuna Police Department NISKAYUNA — As summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacations, the Niskayuna Police Department is reminding motorists to Click It or Ticket. Aimed at enforcing seat belt use to help keep you and your…





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A robbery was reported on Wednesday morning.

No injuries reported in Schenectady bank robbery

By Steven Cook Daily Gazette SCHENECTADY — City police are looking for a man who robbed an Upper Union Street bank just after noon Wednesday. No injuries were reported and no weapons were displayed, police said. The incident happened just…


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Bank robber tried to flee on bus

By Steven Cook Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — A man who robbed a Niskayuna bank Friday afternoon tried to use a CDTA bus as his getaway vehicle, police said. The man was apprehended without further incident after the bank manager spotted him…



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Town takes over operation of Adult Community Center

By Cady Kuzmich Gazette Reporter Clifton Park — Shenendehowa Senior Citizens Incorporated abruptly transferred operation of the Adult Community Center to the town of Clifton Park Saturday, December 17 amidst an ongoing larceny investigation according to Clifton Park Town Supervisor…