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On September 28, 2023, Joel Fowler (DOB: 10/5/1989) was convicted of one count of Aggravated Criminal Contempt, a Class D Felony, one count of Criminal Contempt in the…

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On Friday, September 22, 2023, Schenectady County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski sentenced Nikos Assimakopoulos [DOB 5/1/1998], a resident of the City of…

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On September 13, 2023, James Steele, age 48 and of the City of Cohoes, pleaded guilty in Schenectady County Court to each charge of a three-count indictment.  Mr. Steele pleaded…

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On Thursday September 7, 2023, Demar Reinfurt (DOB 1/22/80) was sentenced following a conviction after trial.  On July 6, 2023, a Schenectady County Jury…

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On September 6, 2023, a Schenectady County Jury convicted Jahaad Ubrich, a Schenectady resident, age 26, of Burglary in the First Degree for causing a physical injury during the…

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Dwayne Henderson, age 26, of Uniondale, New York, Danny Harrell, age 21, of Hempstead, New York, and Dieago Harrell, age 19, of Hempstead, New York were all sentenced today…

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On Friday, July 28, 2023, a Schenectady County Jury convicted Nikos Assimakopoulos [dob 5/1/1998], a resident of the City of Albany of two felonies and one…

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On July 27, 2023, Amy Peru (27 years old) was sentenced to state prison after pleading guilty to one count of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree (a Class C felony) for stealing…

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The County will be applying for the BJA FY 2023 Edward Byrne JAG Program - Local Solicitation again.  This year's grant amount for the County and City as disparate jurisdictions is calculated by…

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On Thursday July 6, 2023, a Schenectady County Jury convicted Demar Reinfurt (DOB 1/22/80), a resident of the City of Schenectady of five criminal charges. Mr.…

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On June 23, 2023, Latrisha Greene (DOB: 10/1/1995) was convicted of four counts of Perjury in the First Degree, Class D Felonies, and two counts of Endangering the Welfare…

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On June 6, 2023, Keith Solana (DOB7/24/94), a resident of Schenectady, was sentenced after his guilty plea to one count of Rape in the First Degree. As part of the…

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On March 27, 2023, Malcolm Gadsden, [DOB 12/22/1971] pled guilty to one count of Murder in the Second Degree, a class A felony. Mr. Gadsden pled guilty to…

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On Monday, March 13, 2023, defendant William Lindley [DOB 4/5/1989], a resident of the City of Schenectady was sentenced to forty [40] years in prison to be…

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On March 6, 2023, the Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office reported a “No True Bill” to Schenectady County Court indicating a grand jury had considered the charges…

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Yesterday in Schenectady County Court, Joshua Robinson (DOB:  7/18/85) of 512 Schenectady Street, Schenectady, New York, was sentenced to a prison term of fifteen (15)…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced today that on February 24, 2023, Sursattee Sukhnandan, a 50 year-old resident of Schenectady, NY…

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In Schenectady County Court, defendant Mark Brodie (DOB: 7/14/59) of Schenectady pleaded guilty to an indictment that charged him with causing the death of Denise Guthinger…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney announced that Francisco Rivera Ramos, was convicted on Tuesday, January 17, 2023, after a nine-day jury trial. …

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On Friday, January 13, 2023, a Schenectady County Jury convicted William Lindley [DOB 4/5/1989], a resident of the City of Schenectady of three violent felonies…

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On December 16, 2022, Jayson Hooks [also known as Shaquan Riker] was sentenced to seven [7] years in prison to be followed by five [5] years of post-release supervision [commonly…

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Anthony Romero, 24, of Schenectady, New York, was arraigned today in Schenectady County Court on an indictment charging him with Murder in the…

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Markeith Buchanan, 24, of Schenectady, New York was arraigned on December 19, 2022 in the Schenectady County Count on an indictment charging him with one count of Murder in…

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Today in Schenectady County Court, the last two defendants charged in connection with the killing of Jennifer Ostrander on August 2, 2020 on 6th

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On December 19, 2022, Latrisha Greene (DOB: 10/1/1995) was arraigned on a superseding indictment charging five counts of Perjury in the First Degree, Class D Felonies, and…

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     Tevin Alvarez, 30, a Schenectady resident, will be sentenced to twenty years to life in state prison after he pled guilty today in Schenectady County Court…

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On November 2, 2022, Roddy Delagrandeanse (DOB 02/11/1998) of Schenectady, was sentenced to serve 1.5 years to 4.5 years in state prison for his conviction of the crime of Leaving the Scene of a…

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On November 1, 2022, Shaquille Daniels (dob: 8/13/1992), also known as “Smash”, a resident of the City of Schenectady, pled guilty to one count of Burglary in the First Degree, a…

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After a five-day jury trial in Schenectady County Court, Jason Hooks (also known as Shaquan Riker) was convicted of the Class D violent felony of Assault in the…

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On October 25, 2022, Joseph Fowler [DOB: 12/18/1981], a Level 2 Sex Offender, pled guilty to Failure to Register or Verify as a Sex Offender, in violation of New York State Corrections Law, a…

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July 2, 2022

Mr. Anibal Madera c/o

Schenectady County…

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Gina Hassan, 30, of Goshen, New York, pled guilty in Schenectady County Court on July 15, 2022 to Aggravated Vehicular Homicide and Assault in the…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today in Schenectady County Court, Anibal Madera (DOB:  4/13/93) was sentenced upon his conviction…

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Charles E. Schumer, U.S. Senator for New York

7.08.22

SCHUMER ANNOUNCES, AFTER DIRECT VISIT & ADVOCACY LAST MONTH FOLLOWING DEADLY WAVE OF OVERDOSES,…

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On July 5, 2022, Eric Evans, a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree. As part of the plea, Mr. Evans admitted to…

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On June 30, 2022, Raul Blanco (04/25/1988) of Schenectady, was convicted by a jury in Schenectady County Court of one count of Assault in the Second Degree, a class D…

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Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program :  Schenectady County welcomes suggestions…

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On June 17, 2022, Corey Sheroka (DOB 1/14/89), a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to one count of Rape in the Second Degree. As part of the plea, Mr. Sheroka…

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Oscar Lopez was sentenced yesterday in Schenectady County Court to serve 8 1/3 to 25 years in prison for causing the death of Amanda Slaven on November 1, 2020, on…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today Piyamas Demasi, a 45-year-old woman and owner of recently closed businesses of Thai Thai…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on May 5, 2022, Anibal Madera (DOB:  4/13/93) pled guilty in Schenectady County Court to one charge of Murder, a…

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On April 26, 2022, a trial in Schenectady County Court that began on April 19, 2022 concluded with a verdict convicting Ryan Clark (DOB: 8/15/1983) of fifty [50] counts of…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on April 26, 2022, Earl Armstrong, a 41-year old resident of Amsterdam, NY and an operator of an unlicensed motor…

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     On April 15, 2022, in Schenectady County Court, Edmund Poole, of Schenectady, was sentenced to a range of four [4] years to twelve [12] years in prison in connection with his previous pleas…

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On April 13, 2022, Anthony LeBrecht (DOB: 8/31/1987), was sentenced following his pleas of guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, a Class D Violent Felony, and…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that a Schenectady County Grand Jury has indicted Barbara J. Waters, a Glenville resident, on charges of Grand…

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      A two-week long trial of Oscar Lopez in Schenectady County Court ended yesterday when County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski, sitting as the trier…

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On March 23, 2022, Malcolm Gadsden [DOB: 12/22/1971] was arraigned in Schenectady County Court by Schenectady County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski. 

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On March 21, 2022, Joshua McCarty, of Schenectady, was sentenced by the Honorable Mark J. Caruso to 25 years to life in prison based upon his convictions…

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SCHENECTADY, NY (March 11, 2022) Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that today, in Schenectady County Court before Acting…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney announced that Colin S. Rochelle, 39, was sentenced on Monday, February 28, 2022, to four years in state prison in…

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The Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office today announced that a Grand Jury has returned an indictment which was unsealed this morning in Schenectady County Court…

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On February 15, 2022, Anthony LeBrecht (DOB: 8/31/1987), pled guilty to one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, a Class D Violent Felony and one count of Failure to…

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Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced today that on February 9, 2022, William Kent, a 62 year old resident of Niskayuna, NY, was…

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On January 25, 2022, a Schenectady County Grand Jury handed up an indictment charging Nelson Patino of 6826 Duanesburg Road in the Town of Duanesburg with six counts in…

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    Marlone Oindo, 23, of Schenectady, pled guilty in Schenectady County Court on January 4, 2022 to Manslaughter in the First Degree and will…

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     Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that on December 10, 2021, a Schenectady County jury convicted William Kent, a 62 year old resident of Niskayuna, NY, on two…

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On December 8, 2021, acting Schenectady County Judge Mark J. Caruso sentenced Tahir Christie (DOB: 1/30/2002), to an aggregate prison term of fourteen [14] years, to be followed…

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     Joshua McCarty, 30, of Schenectady, was found guilty after a jury trial in Schenectady County Court on November 18, 2021 of Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child and Endangering the…

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     On September 7, 2021, Richard Brown (09/17/1971) of Scotia, was convicted by a jury in Schenectady County Court of two counts of Burglary in the First Degree (both are class B violent…

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Parents of Murdered Children (POMC) will be holding its annual Day of Remembrance on September 26th from 1:30pm to 3pm at the Emanuel Friedens Church, 218 Nott Terrace in…

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     On August 30, 2021, Anthony Nesbitt was sentenced to 2-4 years in state prison on the conviction for Criminal Contempt in the First Degree as well as 2-4 years prison on the conviction for …

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     On August 20, 2021 Jamey Williams (DOB 01/30/1981) of Schenectady, pleaded guilty in Schenectady County Court to one count of Criminally Negligent Homicide in violation of Penal Law section…

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     On Friday August 6, 2021, Raheim Clay aka “Juicy” (dob: 3/30/1981), a resident of Schenectady, pled guilty to: one count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second…

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     On July 28, 2021, Joel Steinhoff (4/13/73), a resident of Scotia, pled guilty to 2 counts of Rape in the Third Degree, a class E felony. He admitted to having sexual intercourse with someone…

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     Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney announced that Justin Walker, Sr., 36, was sentenced on Friday, July 23, 2021 after a jury convicted him in May of three felony charges.…

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Annual Picnic for the Parents of Murdered Children to be held on 

August 29, 2021 from 12 pm - 4 pm 

at Schenectady's Central Park Pavilion

For…

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On July 19, 2021, Joshua Vasquez aka “Flex” (dob: 3/25/1994), a resident of the City of Schenectady, was sentenced based upon his prior guilty pleas, which occurred, on May 20, 2021, to: one count…

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     Today, on July 19, 2021, acting Schenectady County Judge Mark J. Caruso found Tahir Christie (DOB: 1/30/2002), guilty of one count of Rape in the First Degree (B Violent Felony), one count of…

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JOINT PRESS RELEASE

Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney
Niskayuna Police Deputy Chief (Acting Chief) Michael Stevens

We are asking for public assistance in…

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SCHENECTADY, NY (July 13, 2021)  Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that a Schenectady County Grand Jury has indicted Piyamas Demasi…

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Schenectady County welcomes suggestions and comments for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program FY 2021 Local Solicitation. …

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SCHENECTADY, NY (April 13, 2021) Schenectady County District Attorney Robert M. Carney announced that Schenectady County Court Judge Matthew J. Sypniewski sentenced defendant Craig Kearsing, a 39-…

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On April 6, 2021, Milton Reyes-Morales [DOB: 10/30/1993] was sentenced based on his plea entered in Schenectady County Court on February 9, 2021. Mr. Reyes-Morales…

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ROTTERDAM — A Rotterdam foster parent has been indicted on a murder charge in connection with the December death of a 4-year-old boy placed in his care, the Schenectady County District Attorney’s…

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SCHENECTADY – A Schenectady man was convicted this week on assault and contempt counts in the first jury trial held in Schenectady County since the start of the pandemic, Schenectady County…