Physical Confrontation / Shooting Press Release

On 9/06/10 at approximately 21:07 date the Schodack Police Department responded to 70 Lake Shore Drive in the Town of Schodack for the report of a shooting with one male victim. Investigation revealed that the homeowner and the victim were involved in a verbal altercation which escalated into a physical confrontation where the homeowner was in legal possession of a handgun with an unrestricted permit to carry a firearm. The weapon then discharged during the struggle and struck the victim in the left knee. Victim was transported to Albany Medical Center by Med Flight for treatment.

August 2010 Report

August 2010 Report

Complaints received:

Aggravated Harassment 6

Animal Complaints 10

Assaults 3

Assists to other Agencies 3

Auto Accidents 11

Bad Checks 0

Burglary 3

Criminal Mischief 9

Death Investigations 1

Disorderly Conduct 0

Domestic Violence 12

EID 28

EMS 36

Fire Calls 10

Fireworks 1

Forgery 1

Found Property 2

Follow up Investigations 8

Harassment 5

Larceny 18

Missing Persons 3

Calls For Service Lock outs, Property checks, 911 Hang ups, Record Checks, Civil Matters, Notifications, Finger Prints, Parking Complaints, Disabled Vehicles & Check the Welfare 143

Suspicious Persons/Vehicles 12

Stolen Vehicles 0

Trespass/ ATV/ Snowmobile problems 3

Theft of Service – 0

Fraud 0

Under age Drinking 0

Walk in Complaints 73

Arrests made:

Mental Health Law 2

Harassment 2nd 2

Assault 3rd 1


Attempted Assault 2

Arrest Warrant 1

Aggravated Harassment 1

Petit Larceny 1

DWI Felony 1


V & T Tickets Issued 39

-Chief Behard Peter