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Ovid man gets arrested on drug charges after traffic stop.

On August 21, 2019, Troopers out of SP Waterloo arrested Garth W. Holford, 28, of Ovid, New York for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle without valid insurance, operati…

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Clyde man gets arrested for driving while intoxicated.

On August 19, 2019, Troopers out of SP Auburn arrested Philip M. Shutter, 24, of Clyde, New York for driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a BAC greater than .08%, operating a motor vehicle without valid insurance and moving from th…

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Milton Woman Arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child

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UPDATED: Motor vehicle crash in Saranac results in serious injuries

**Updated with condition of the victimsOn August 19, 2019, at approximately 5:17 p.m., State Police responded to a one-car crash on State Route 3 in the town of Saranac. 

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Jamestown man charged with several crimes following 911 call

On August 18th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Douglas Murvine, 62, of Jamestown, for two counts of Menacing 2nd Degree and four counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. 

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State Police investigate fiery Interstate 87 crash in town of Elizabethtown

On August 20, 2019 at 6:26 a.m., State Police responded to a single vehicle accident on Interstate 87, northbound near mile post marker 108 in the town of Elizabethtown.

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Fake plate leads to arrest of Albany man

On August 17, 2019, State Police at SP Capital arrested 26-year-old Evan F. Fernandez of Albany, for Forgery 2nd degree.

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State Police, NYSDOT announce more than 100 tickets issued during “Operation Hardhat”

The State Police and the Department of Transportation today announced that 112 tickets were issued during last week’s “Operation Hardhat,” a joint initiative that featured State Troopers dressed as highwa…

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State Police and the NYS Department of Transportation announce crackdown on work zone violations

The New York State Police and the Department of Transportation today announced the start of “Operation Hardhat,” a joint effort to crack down on work zone violations and highlight the importance of safe driving through active constr…

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Cold Case Tuesday: State Police continue to investigate explosion that seriously injured Trooper

On Friday, October 16, 1981, New York State Trooper George Lachnicht was assigned regular patrol duties, 7:00 am – 3:00 pm, out of SP Wolcott, assigned to vehicle R-5062, a 1979 Dodge. 

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