WATCH: California officer rescues man, dog from burning car

OAKLAND, Calif. (KRON) – A brave and quick-thinking police officer saved an unresponsive man and dog from a burning car in Northern California Tuesday night. Hoosick Falls man plans to hike Mount Kilimanjaro to give back Around 11 p.m., Piedmont police heard a call for a car crash at Park Boulevard and Estates Drive in … Read more

Police need help finding suspect in Pittstown homicide

PITTSTOWN, N.Y. (NEWS10) — State police are still investigating a June 9 homicide in Pittstown. As of Friday, they’re seeking help from the public to find a suspect by sharing some potentially identifying crime scene evidence. Police investigate homicide in Pittstown State police posted slightly altered images depicting a sweatshirt found at the scene of … Read more

Serial killer implicated in Pennsylvania cold cases admits to 4 more murders

BEAVER TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKBN) — An admitted serial killer serving the rest of his life in a Florida prison admitted recently to murdering four more people in Western Pennsylvania. DA seeks information on 2014 murder of North Adams man found dead in NYC Word of Edward Surratt’s latest confessions brought back a flood of memories … Read more

NY AG James holds gun buyback in Kingston

KINGSTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) — On Saturday, New York Attorney General Letitia James held a gun buyback event in Kingston. “Our neighborhoods are safer when we take dangerous firearms out of our communities and ensure that they do not fall into the wrong hands,” James said in a written statement after the event. Kingston gun buy back … Read more

Vermont State Police need help finding Rutland County car thief

POULTNEY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — State police in Vermont are asking the public for help to find the person who stole and abandoned a vehicle in Rutland County. NYSP recover 3 handguns during Albany traffic stops Just before 8 a.m. Thursday morning, troopers out of Rutland say they received a motor vehicle complaint on Quarterline Road … Read more

WATCH: Massachusetts police save infant’s life

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — The Springfield Police Department in Massachusetts released body-camera footage on Wednesday of officers saving a 3-month-old boy last month. Troy police deescalate reported mental health crisis Officers were called to a home in the Mason Square neighborhood around 11 a.m. on April 20 after a baby boy was reported not breathing, … Read more

Testimony: NYPD cop’s dog slept in heated room while son froze to death in garage

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (PIX11) — Former NYPD cop Michael Valva wiped tears from his eyes as a family housekeeper recounted the harrowing last minutes of his 8-year-old son’s life at the pre-trial hearing in his murder case Monday. 911 tapes: NYPD dad charged with murder tried to revive 8-year-old son who froze in garage But there … Read more

How friendly is each state for police officers?

CHARLESTON, W.V. (WOWK) — Being a police officer is one of the most dangerous occupations, and events surrounding the enforcement of COVID-19 and heightened public scrutiny of police brutality incidents have put policing under the spotlight even more. Massachusetts is best state for working moms; Vermont, New York in top 10 Combine the high risk … Read more