After matching purchase records to what was on hand, Alden Supervisor Brett Sitzman learned that 2,600 rounds of 9 mm and .40-caliber ammunition bought since 2019 could not be accounted for – because there was no accounting system.
The collision happened about 9 p.m. at Vermont Hill Road and Vermont Street.
This was a bad one to let fall through the cracks. A domestic terrorism task force, created two years ago as part of the state budget, has nev…
"The governor’s Domestic Terrorism Task Force has not met once since its creation two years ago. Its failure to produce a crucial report on the matter is a dereliction and a direct failure by the governor’s administration," Assemblyman Mike Reilly, a Staten Island Republican, said on Twitter.
Alicia Gorka, who graduated from the Basic School of the New York State Police Academy earlier this year, was injured in a two-vehicle collision in Pamelia, troopers said in a news release.
Troopers identified the wrong-way driver as Benjamin S. Wence, 44, of Buffalo. The driver of the tractor-trailer, Stephen M. Black, 30, of Phelps, suffered a minor injury.
U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara this week ordered the dismissal of the case against Deyanna Davis as requested by the U.S. Attorney's Office, who declined to say why the charge was being dropped.
Gov. Kathy Hochul deserves the benefit of the doubt.
Troopers out of the Warsaw barracks said they saw Shawn R. Eley, 36, of Varysburg, traveling north on State Route 19 in the town of Warsaw around 5:33 p.m. Friday.
A box truck loaded with beer or energy drinks overturned on the Thruway, partially blocking traffic for several hours Saturday.
State police said they investigated after being contacted by the state Department of Health.
The accident happened at about 4:10 p.m. Monday. Investigators believe a high rate of speed is a factor in the crash.
Buffalo City Court Judge Diane Wray, acting on a motion made by defense attorney Frank LoTempio III following testimony from two state troopers, ruled prosecutors failed to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt.
The state Office of Cannabis Management insists marijuana "gifting" is, in fact, an illegal sale and the agency recently sent out cease-and-desist letters to businesses engaged in the practice.
Cary Arnold, a Pennsylvania woman who had a daughter with James Huber, 38, of North East, Pa., 18 years ago, told The Buffalo News on Monday that she believes Huber might have been heading for the Peace Bridge rally in support of Canadian truckers protesting that country's Covid-19 vaccine mandates.
Jasi B. Isaac-Dent, 21, of Copiague, was arrested at the prison Saturday and charged with, among other things, criminal possession of a controlled substance and introducing contraband into a prison.
Jill and Daniel Bingenheimer contend police did not exercise prudence in conducting the daytime pursuit that began in Buffalo, carried into Cheektowaga and concluded in Amherst.
The planned protests are a spillover from demonstrations in Canada, which began nearly two weeks ago when truck drivers and others converged on Ottawa to protest vaccination requirements for truckers crossing into Canada from the U.S.
With this latest settlement, confirmed by a state official familiar the terms, one state trooper’s distracted driving has so far cost taxpayers more than $21 million and inflicted life-altering injuries.