New York State Police
The waters at Jones Beach were closed late Tuesday after a shark was reported in the area, New York State Police said.
State troopers say drivers this Fourth of July weekend can expect to see sobriety checkpoints and DWI patrols.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said “a nightmare is finally over” Sunday evening, following the capture of David Sweat, the second of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape three weeks ago from a maximum-security prison upstate.
State police said Richard Matt, 48, and David Sweat, 34, were unaccounted for during a 5:30 a.m. bed check at Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.
Authorities said state troopers recovered cocaine, MDMA, ketamine, ecstasy and marijuana Friday from cars passing through checkpoints at the Mysteryland Music Festival.
The seven occupants of the van had been attending a religious retreat at the Honors Haven Resort in Ellenville, police said.
Rough water and strong winds and currents played a role in the capsizing, police said.
Police say a man driving a dark sedan used flashing lights to pull over a woman driving westbound on Route 17 in Blooming Grove Sunday night at 6:15 P.M.
A 23-year-old New York State police trooper in training died Friday after collapsing during a run at the police academy in Albany.
Police were searching Wednesday night for a 16-year-old girl who stormed out of a therapy session on the Bronx a day earlier and has not been seen since.
A New York State Police trooper was being hailed as a hero Tuesday, after clearing the airway of a 6-year-old boy who was not breathing on the Southern State Parkway on Long Island.
A father stood accused Thursday of taking his children on what authorities say could have been a death ride – driving at unthinkable speeds while drunk.
One driver was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving two vehicles on a Long Island highway Friday morning.
New York State Crime Stoppers on Thursday were offering a reward of up to $2,500 for an arrest, after a woman was stabbed and wounded as she walked a dog in Westchester County.
The shooter may have been in an SUV, according to state police.