On August 21st, 2021, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Watervliet police officers conducted a motor vehicle stop on the Congress Street Bridge after observing violations of the NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law. Through investigation, it was discovered that the driver, Robert L. Alexander, was operating the vehicle with a suspended NYS Driver’s License. After executing a
On July 24, 2021, the Watervliet Police Department investigated a complaint of a suspicious male in the area of 23rd Street at Second Avenue. Upon arrival, the officers observed a male who fit the description and attempted to interview him. As the officers approached the male, he fled on foot toward the Daniel P. Quinn
On July 11, 2021, the Watervliet Police Department investigated a complaint from a New Mexico resident who stated he received a call indicating that he was a suspect in a large-scale drug ring and was instructed to send a package containing $18,000 in aluminum-foil wrapped cash or be subject to immediate arrest by the federal
On April 12, 2021 at around 6:00PM, Watervliet police officers conducted an investigation in front of 808 4th Ave. in the Port Schuyler section of Watervliet. During the investigation, RAYMOND YANNICK, of Rensselaer, New York fled on foot and was detained after a short foot pursuit. During the process, YANNICK allegedly resisted arrest and threw
At approximately 10:13 PM on April 7th, 2021, patrol officers were dispatched to the Watervliet Housing Authority’s Joslin Apartment Complex, located at 2400 2nd Ave. for a report of shots fired incident. Shortly after arrival to the scene, officers observed a bullet entry hole in an exterior building wall which traveled through several interior apartment
At approximately 11:41PM on Thursday, April 9th, 2021, Watervliet Police Officer’s Cheban and McNally conducted a traffic stop on the Congress Street Bridge after observing violations of the NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law. Upon investigation, it was discovered the vehicle was being operated with a suspended registration. The driver, Ramiesha E. Williams, had a suspended
At approximately 8:02 PM on March 21st, 2021, Patrol Officers were dispatched to 405 3rd Avenue for a report of an individual who brandished a handgun following a neighbor dispute. Upon arrival, two victims stated they were involved in a verbal dispute with their neighbor, Joseph T. Davis Jr., who resides on the second floor.
On February 15th, 2021 at approximately 08:00 am Watervliet Police Officers received a report for a stolen vehicle. The victim reported they parked their vehicle in the driveway and when they returned the vehicle was gone. At approximately 08:30 am, Watervliet PD received a call from the victim stating they located the vehicle and it
At approximately 08:30 AM on February 16, 2021, Patrol Officers were dispatched to the 1600 hundred block of 3rd Avenue for a domestic dispute where a female victim alleged she was in a physical altercation with her ex-boyfriend. Upon arrival, the victim told responding officers that she was choked by her ex-boyfriend, Treylen V. Lloyd,
**A Snow Emergency has been declared for Wednesday, February 3rd.** Snow Removal will begin tomorrow at approximately 7:00 AM. ALL vehicles parked on city streets must be moved when directed to do so by the WPD. We ask all residents to have their vehicles cleaned off and ready to be moved, to avoid any undue delays.