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DWAI Drugs Arrest

05-21-2016 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On May 20th 2016 at approximately 10:08 PM 26 year old Sarah Maschino of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for DWAI Drugs on Albany Avenue in the Village of Nassau. Officers received a complaint from a motorist about Ms. Maschino's driving on Church Street in the Village. Officers observed the vehicle swerving on Albany Avenue. Ms. Maschino admitted using heroin prior to driving. She was arrested and processed at Nassau PD then released on $240 police bail with a traffic ticket to appear in Nassau Village Court on 6/14/2016 at 6:30 PM.

Drug Possession Arrest

05-06-2016 @ 21:00,General,NPD,

On May 6th 2016 at approximately 7:34 PM 38 year old Sasha Feliciano of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree after a traffic stop. Ms. Feliciano was found to be in possession of oxycodone without a prescription. She was stopped for a window tint violation on Church Street in the Village of Nassau. She was also charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the second degree and possession of a controlled substance in a non-original container then released on $500 police bail with appearance and traffic tickets to appear in Nassau Village Court on 6/14/2016 at 6:30 pm.

DWAI Drugs Arrest

04-15-2016 @ 19:00,General,NPD,

On April 15th 2016 at approximately 5:03 PM 54 year old Cindy Dudley of Nassau, NY was arrested for DWAI Drugs on Albany Avenue in the Village of Nassau. Officers received a complaint from two citizens about Ms. Dudley's driving on Chatham Street in the Village. The citizens followed her until she came to a stop in a parking lot off of Albany Avenue in the Village and remained there until officers arrived. She was processed at Nassau PD and released with a ticket to appear in Village Court on 5/10/2016 at 6:30 PM.


DWAI Drugs Arrest

04-09-2016 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On April 8th 2016 at approximately 10:30 PM 19 year old Ashley Morehouse of Valatie, NY was arrested for DWAI Drugs at Cumberland Farms on Chatham Street in the Village of Nassau. She was processed at Nassau PD and released with tickets to appear in Village Court on 5/10/2016 at 6:30 PM. An appearance ticket was also issued for violating a local law for littering.

Felony Arrest Failing to Register as a Sex Offender

04-02-2016 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On April 1st 2016 at 8:00 PM 42 year old Christopher Kowalski of Pittsfield, Massachusetts was arrested for the Felony of Failing to Register as a Sex Offender. Mr. Kowalski had registered with the Village of Nassau Police in early 2015 and had moved without notifying the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services. Nassau Police obtained an arrest warrant. Once Mr. Kowalski learned there was a warrant for his arrest he turned himself into the Pittsfield Police Department. After appearing before a Judge in Massachusetts, he waived his extradition. Mr. Kowalski processed at Nassau Police Station and arraigned before Village Justice Michael Conway in the Village of Nassau Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $7,500 bail. His next court appearance will be 4/5/2016 at 6:30 PM. The US Marshalls Service assisted with the investigation and apprehension.


Fugitive From Justice/False Personation Arrest

03-20-2016 @ 09:00,General,NPD,

On March 19th 2015 at approximately 11:09 PM 29 year old Raymond Scott of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for False Personation and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana after a traffic stop on Church Street in the Village of Nassau. Mr. Scott was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for speeding on Albany Avenue. There was an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Mr. Scott had no identification on his person and provided officers with a fictitious name and date of birth. Mr. Scott was positively identified through fingerprints. It was determined he had an active warrant in the State of Pennsylvania for failing to comply with his sentence for a Felony Controlled Substance charge. Mr. Scott was arraigned by Acting Justice Mark Greenberg in the Village of Nassau Court and remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail without bail awaiting extradition to Pennsylvania.

DWI Arrest

03-05-2016 @ 05:30,General,NPD,

On March 4th 2016 at approximately 10:06 PM 29 year old Christopher Wells of Nassau, NY was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop. Mr. Wells was stopped for using an electronic device while operating a motor vehicle and inadequate muffler on Albany Avenue. His BAC was 0.10% He was released with traffic tickets to appear in Nassau Village Court on 3/8/2016 at 6:30PM.


Felony Drug Possession Arrest

02-27-2016 @ 03:30,General,NPD,

On February 26th 2016 at approximately 11:21 PM 29 year old Jocelyn Kindred of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for 2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree, 2 counts of Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree and endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue in the Village of Nassau. Ms Kindred was stopped for having a break light out. Ms. Kindred was in possession of approximately 25.2 grams of crack cocaine, intending to sell it. She was also in possession of cash, two digital pocket scales, approximately 3 grams of marijuana and small plastic bags. These Items were located within reach of a 5 year old child in the vehicle. Officers notified Child Protection Services. Ms. Kindred was arraigned before Justice Michael Conway in Village of Nassau Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $7,500 Bail. Her next court appearance will be 3/8/2016 at 6:30 PM.

DWI Arrest

01-16-2016 @ 07:00,General,NPD,

On January 15th 2016 at about 10:44 PM 31 year old Calvin Jackson of Delmar, New York was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue in the Village of Nassau. Mr. Jackson was stopped for speeding, failing to dim high beams, and fail to keep right on Church Street. Mr. Jackson was arrested and processed at Nassau Police Station. Mr. Jackson was arraigned by Acting Village Justice Greenberg in Nassau Village Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $1,000 bail. His next court appearance will be on February 9th 2015 at 6:30 PM. He was also charged with Open Container of Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. Mr. Jackson's BAC was 0.12%.

Criminal Possession of a Weapon Arrest

12-27-2015 @ 02:30,General,NPD,

On December 26th 2015 at approximately 7:50 PM 22 year old Juan Santana of Cohoes, NY was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th degree and unlawful possession of marijuana after a traffic stop for speeding on Church Street in the Village of Nassau. Mr. Santana was in possession of a metal knuckle knife and a small quantity of marijuana. Mr. Santana was released on $250 police bail with appearance tickets to appear in the Village of Nassau Court on 1/12/2016.


Aggravated DWI Arrest

09-27-2015 @ 05:30,General,NPD,

On September 26th 2015 at about 11:30 PM 40 year old Shawn Weaver of Schodack, New York was arrested for Aggravated DWI at Stewart's on Albany Avenue in the Village of Nassau. Officers were at Stewart's assisting a clerk with a vehicle lockout and observed Mr. Weaver in his vehicle passed out with the keys in the ignition. Several open containers of an alcoholic beverage were also observed in the vehicle. Mr. Weaver was arrested and processed at Nassau Police Station and released to a sober third party with traffic tickets to appear in Nassau Village Court on November 10th 2015 at 6:30 PM. He was also charged with Unregistered Motor Vehicle and Open Container of Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle. Mr. Weaver's BAC was 0.22%.

Felony Criminal Weapons Possession Arrest

09-02-2015 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On September 1st 2015 at approximately 7:30 PM 34 year old Cory Saddlemire of Nassau, NY was arrested for 6 counts of Felony Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd degree. Officers were called to his residence on Lake Avenue in the Village of Nassau for a civil property retrieval and observed several illegal weapons in the residence. Mr. Saddlemire was in possession of a metal knuckle knife, a cane sword, a dagger, nun-chucks, a dangerous knife and a bludgeon. Since he had previously been convicted of a crime, having possession of these weapons upgrades the charge to a felony. Officers also secured several firearms from the residence belonging to Mr. Saddlemire to be turned over to the ATF for federal prosecution in violation of an order of protection. Mr. Saddlemire was arraigned in the Village of Nassau Court by Village Justice Michael Conway and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail, his next court appearance will be 9/8/2015 at 6:30 PM.

Endangering the Welfare of a Child/Disorderly Conduct Arrest

08-22-2015 @ 08:02,General,NPD,

On August 21st 2015 at approximately 11:36 PM 51 year old Joanne Farrell of Rensselaer, NY was arrested for 2 counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and 2 counts of Disorderly Conduct. Ms. Farrell engaged in an argument with a clerk in the parking lot at the Cumberland Farms in the Village of Nassau. After being advised to leave the property by the clerk and refusing to do so, officers advised Ms Farrell and her husband to leave the property. Ms. Farrell was arrested after using obscene language in the presence of 2 minor children and making unreasonable noise. Ms. Farrell was arraigned before Justice Paul Peter in the Town of Schodack Justice Court and released on her own recognizance to appear in Nassau Village Court on 9/8/2015 at 6:30 PM.

CPW 4th/CPCS 7th Arrest

08-22-2015 @ 08:01,General,NPD,

On August 21st 2015 at approximately 10:15 PM 24 year old Lindsay Lancton of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th and unlawful possession of marijuana after a traffic stop at Cumberland Farms in the Village of Nassau. Ms. Lancton was stopped for parking in a handicapped parking space. Ms. Lancton was in possession of half a gram of crack cocaine, an electric stun gun and a small quantity of marijuana. Ms. Lancton was released on $500 police bail with appearance tickets to appear in the Village of Nassau Court on 9/8/2015.


Felony Gun/Controlled Substance Arrest

08-22-2015 @ 08:00,General,NPD,

On August 21st 2015 at approximately 10:15 PM 24 year old Damion Latange of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd degree and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th after a traffic stop at Cumberland Farms in the Village of Nassau. Mr. Latange was a passenger in a vehicle detained for parking in a handicapped parking space. Mr. Latange was in possession of a loaded .22 caliber revolver, cash and approximately 3.5 grams of crack cocaine individually packaged with the intent to sell it. Mr. Latange was arraigned before Justice Paul Peter in the Town of Schodack Justice Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $25,000 Bail. His next court appearance will be 9/8/2015 at 6:30 PM.



Felony DWAI Drugs Arrest

08-11-2015 @ 01:00,General,NPD,

On August 10th 2015 at 6:32 PM 36 year old Charles Smith of Rotterdam, NY was arrested for Felony DWAI Drugs after a traffic stop. Mr. Smith was stopped for failing to keep right on John Street in the Village of Nassau. He was also charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 1st Degree(Felony), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd Degree(Misdemeanor), and Unlicensed Operation(Traffic Infraction). Mr. Smith was arraigned by Nassau Village Justice Mark Greenberg and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail without bail. Mr. Smith's next appearance will be in Nassau Village Court on 8/11/2015 at 6:00 pm.

Felony DWI - Leandra's Law Arrest

08-07-2015 @ 01:00,General,NPD,

On August 6th 2015 at approximately 10:03 PM officers arrested 23 year old Charles Miller of Schenectady, NY for Felony Aggravated DWI under Leandras Law. Mr. Miller was stopped for dazzling headlights and no plate lamp on Albany Avenue. Upon stopping the vehicle it was observed there was a juvenile passenger in the vehicle, a 5 year old. Mr. Millers BAC was 0.09%, he faces the following charges:

VTL 1192-2AB Aggravated DWI: With a Child as passenger less 16 years old Class E Felony
PL 260.10(1) - Endangering the welfare of a child - Class A Misdemeanor
VTL 1192-2A DWI per se; .08% or more of alcohol in blood Misdemeanor
VTL 1192-3 DWI Misdemeanor
VTL 375-2b Dazzling headlights - Traffic Infraction
VTL 375-2a4 No plate lamp - Traffic Infraction

Mr. Miller was arraigned in the Village of Nassau Court by Village Justice Michael Conway and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $1,500 bail, his next court appearance will be 9/8/2015 at 6:30 PM.

DWAI Drugs Arrest

08-02-2015 @ 05:00,General,NPD,

On August 1st 2015 at approximately 10:47 PM 48 year old Randy Sherlock of Milford, PA was arrested for DWAI Drugs after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue. He was stopped for having no license plates. Mr. Sherlock was under the influence of marijuana while operating a motor vehicle. He was also charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was arraigned by Town of Schodack Justice Paul Peter and released on $500 cash bail to appear in Village Court on 8/4/2015 at 6:30 PM.

DWI Arrest

07-26-2015 @ 00:00,General,NPD,

On July 25th 2015 at approximately 10:49 PM 34 year old Matthew Raymond of Nassau, NY was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop. Mr. Raymond was stopped for unattended motor vehicle and failure to stop before entering the roadway on John Street. His BAC was 0.12% He was released with traffic tickets to appear in Nassau Village Court on 8/4/2015 at 6:30PM.

DWAI Drugs/Alcohol Arrest

07-22-2015 @ 03:00,General,NPD,

On July 21st 2015 at approximately 10:18 PM 28 year old Andrew Santos of Troy, NY was arrested for DWAI combined drugs/alcohol after a traffic stop on Albany Ave. He was stopped for speeding on Church Street and having tinted windows. Mr. Santos was also charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. He was arraigned by Village Justice Michael Conway in Nassau Village Court and remanded to jail in lieu of $1,500 bail. His next court appearance is 8/4/2015 at 6:30 PM.

Felony Child Abuse Arrest

07-16-2015 @ 00:00,General,NPD,

On July 15th 2015 at 9:38 PM 25 year old Jonathan Sutliff of Nassau, NY was arrested for Assault in the second degree, Strangulation in the second degree and Endangering the welfare of a child. The incident occurred in the Village of Nassau on July 10th 2015 at approximately 2:45 PM. Mr. Sutliff was alone babysitting 3 young children belonging to his girlfriend. After one of the children had fallen and hurt themselves, Mr. Sutliff panicked and tried to quiet the 2 year old child by covering their mouth causing injury to the child. Mr. Sutliff was arraigned by Nassau Village Justice Michael Conway and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $1,500 bail. An order of protection was issued for the victim.

CPCS 3rd Felony Arrest

06-14-2015 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On June 13th 2015 at approximately 8:53 PM 29 year old Joshua Hubbard of Lee, MA was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue. Mr. Hubbard was stopped for passing the red light in the village. Mr. Hubbard was in possession of approximately 560 milligrams of oxycodone in multiple plastic bags, 47.5 grams of marijuana, a digital pocket scale and $1, 380 cash. He was also charged with criminally using drug paraphernalia in the second degree and criminal possession of marijuana in the 5th degree. Mr. Hubbard was arraigned before Judge Peter in the Town of Schodack Justice Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $20,000 Bail. His next court appearance will be 7/7/2015 at 6:30 PM.

DWI Arrest

06-06-2015 @ 02:00,General,NPD,

On June 6th 2015 at approximately 12:21 AM 62 year old Melvin Chadwell of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop. Mr. Chadwell was stopped for failure to dim on Church Street. His BAC was 0.14% He was released on $95 police bail with traffic tickets to appear in Nassau Village Court on 7/7/2015 at 6:30PM.

CPCS 4th Felony Arrest

06-06-2015 @ 00:00,General,NPD,

On June 5th 2015 at approximately 7:42 PM 42 year old Damon Bartlett of Pittsfield, MA was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue. Mr. Bartlett was stopped for passing a red light and using his mobile phone while operating a motor vehicle. Mr. Bartlett was in possession of psilocybin mushrooms. He was also charged with criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and unlawful possession of marijuana. Mr. Bartlett was arraigned before Judge Conway in the Village of Nassau Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $2000 Bail. His next court appearance will be 6/9/2015 at 6:30 PM.

DWAI Drugs Arrest

05-30-2015 @ 00:00,General,NPD,

On May 29th 2015 at approximately 9:57 PM 18 year old Kierstin Cormier of New Lebanon, NY was arrested for DWAI Drugs after a traffic stop on Church Street. She was stopped for failing to dim headlights. Ms. Cormier was under the influence of marijuana while operating a motor vehicle. She was processed at NPD and released with traffic tickets and an appearance ticket to appear in Village Court on 8/4/2015 at 6:30 PM. She was also charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.