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Posted on: November 18, 2020

COHOES POLICE MAKE ARRESTS IN LANSING STREET SHOOTING

The Cohoes Police Department today made two arrests related to the June 30th shooting in Cohoes, during which exchange of gun fire at the intersection of Lansing Street and Schuyler Street resulted in the death of 18 year old Tyshawn Daniels.

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Interagency Cooperation Results in Drug Arrests in Cohoes

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Cohoes, NY (November 13, 2020) – The Cohoes Police Department’s increased collaboration with Federal, State, and County law enforcement resulted in taking heroin and cocaine off the streets, seizing $22,000 in cash, and making three arrests in two separat...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Chief Waldin and Officer Sorel visit ACAP Head Start

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Chief Waldin and Officer Sorel visited with the ACAP Head Start teachers and children today at Ogden Mills. They spoke about stranger danger awareness, pedestrian/traffic safety, showed off the patrol car and answered the children’s questions. E...
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Posted on: October 7, 2020

U Text, U Drive, U Pay Distracted Driving initiative

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Distracted driving has become an increasingly dangerous and sometimes deadly problem across the country.  To increase public safety, the Cohoes Police Department is participating in the nationwide “U Drive. U Text. U Pay” Distracted Driving initi...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Operation See! Be Seen!

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October is Pedestrian Safety Month, designated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
During October the Cohoes Police Department will be educating drivers and pedestrians about crosswalk safety – including outreach to stu...
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Posted on: August 19, 2020

New Cohoes Police Chief and Assistant Chief Sworn In, Four Officers promoted, New Patrolman Sworn In

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The Cohoes Police Department has new leadership at the top. Police Chief Todd Waldin and Assistant Police Chief Timothy Keefe were sworn in today during a ceremony at the Cohoes Music Hall along with Lt. Shanahan, Sgt. Reiter, Sgt. McKown, Sgt. Kendrick a...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Organizers Plan Cohoes Peace Rally for Saturday -Expect Temporary Road Closures-

Cohoes, NY (June 11, 2020) –  A peace rally and march in Cohoes is scheduled for Saturday, June 13th, with a gathering at Berkley Park beginning at 1pm, a march through the city stepping off at approximately 3pm, a stop at City Hall alo...

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