Authorities Closing In On Escaped Prison Inmate David SweatDavid Sweat remains at large, one day after fellow escaped inmate Richard Matt was fatally shot by authorities.
Gov. Cuomo Announces Holiday Crackdown On Distracted DrivingCuomo's holiday message to distracted drivers is "the State Police are going to be watching the road even when you're not and especially when you're not."
Prosecutors: Over $2M In Heroin, Crystal Meth Seized From Queens Drug Trafficking TrioMiguel Mercado-Guelen, Henry Nunez and Diego Estevez were arrested last month in the Bronx after an alleged drug and cash exchange, prosecutors said.
New York State Lawmakers Consider Total Ban On Cell Phones While DrivingRight now, you need a hands-free device to use your cell phone. What is under consideration would be an all-out ban on use of your cell phone behind the wheel.
Cuomo 'Shocked' By Raises For 28 Top NY TroopersGov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "shocked" to learn 28 top officers in the state police got raises of more than $20,000 last month as some 900 state workers were facing layoffs.
Cuomo Picks Investigator To Head NY State PoliceJoseph D'Amico, who oversees 300 criminal and civil investigators, joined the attorney general's office in 2007.