Police and Courts

Village of Ballston Spa Police Department:

NYS Police, Malta Barracks:

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Police and Courts

Village of Ballston Spa Police Dept:

Harassment: John Gonzalez, 20, of Amsterdam was charged was arrested on Monday, Feb. 16 and charged with harassment in the 2nd degree for striking another person in the head with a full can of soft drink during an argument on Low St., Ballston Spa. He was issued an appearance ticket to appear in Village court at a later date.

Larceny: Rick Sweet, 27, of Ballston Spa was arrested on Tuesday, Feb. 17 for petit larceny and for resisting arrest. He is to appear in Village court to respond to the charges on Mar. 2.

Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office:

Sex Offenders:  In a press release dated Wednesday, Feb. 18, arrests in the community from May, 2014 thru February, 2015 were detailed with photos. Six of the listed offenders have addresses in the Ballston Spa and Malta neighborhoods. See the full press release and photos here>>>https://locker.ifttt.com/f/207f667c-07d9-487b-8285-61ca033939b4.pdf

Saratoga County District Attorney:

Attempted Burglary: Kevin Leno, 30, of Ballston Spa was sentenced to two to four years in State Prison on Tuesday, Feb. 17 for attempted burglary in the third degree. Leno pled guilty on Dec. 22, 2014 for a crime committed in Ballston Spa on Sept. 28, 2014.

Indecent Material:  Paul Krupski, 56, of Ballston pled guilty to possessing a sexual performance by a child on Wednesday, Feb. 18, an “E” felony. Krupski will we sentenced on Apr. 15.

Editor’s note:  All items reported are a matter of public record.  A charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.

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Ballston Spa Man Arraigned On Child Sex Charges

Promoting and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child: 56-year-old Paul Krupski of Ballston Spa was arraigned on six counts of promoting a sexual performance by a child and 52 counts of possessing a sexual performance by a child — both felonies. Krupski was arrested by State Police in Ballston back in February. He will reappear in court for sentencing.