News and Updates

I Love My Park Day- 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

This year, I love My Park Day will be celebrated on May 7, 2016. This year's event is said to be the biggest one yet.

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2016 Police Unity Tour- Chapter 37

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the Police Unity Tour. The Police Unity Tour Incorporated was formed in 1997 by a group of law enforcement officers from New Jersey who rode their bicycles from Florham Park, New Jersey to Washington, D.C. For the past thirteen years, law enforcement officers nationwide have ridden the 300 plus mile trip, with the purpose of raising awareness and financial support for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.

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Forest Ranger Documents Adirondack Plane Crash Sites

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Hidden among the rugged mountains, spruce thickets and mossy bogs of the 6-million-acre Adirondack Park lie the remnants of dozens of planes that have met their doom over the decades.

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NYS DEC Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

On April 8, 2016, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced the awards for distinguished actions of dozens of its service members and other law enforcement officials from across the state.

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Parkfest 2016 At The University At Albany

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The UAlbany Student Association's Programming Department held their annual Parkfest on Sunday April 24, 2016.

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Sexual assaults reportedly up 200% at UAlbany; campus official accused of censoring that report

Friday, April 22, 2016

The Albany Times Union is reporting here about an incident on the SUNY Albany campus in which an edition of the student newspaper which had an article with the headline ""Sexual Assault reports up 200% at UAlbany" was removed just prior to a visit byaccepted students.  You can read more about the alleged censorship here

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PBA of NYS Law Enforcement Praises the Work of DEC Police Officers for Bravery and Servic

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The Police Benevolent Association of New York State Law Enforcement (PBA of NYS) congratulates members of the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Division of Law Enforcement as they received awards for bravery and service.

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ECO George Wilbur Assisted a Good Samaritan In Saving A Red Tailed Hawk

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Yesterday Environmental Conservation Officer George Wilber assisted a good samaritan who found this critical red tailed hawk on a road in Oneonta.

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