MALONE - The following actions took place in Franklin County Court on Monday, with Judge Robert G. Main Jr. presiding:

The two candidates for New York’s 21st Congressional District seat — incumbent Republican Elise Stefanik and returning Democratic contender Tedra Cobb — support two different police reform bills passed by the House, but despite increased pressure to pass police reform legislation following w…

MALONE - The following actions took place in Franklin County Court on June 16, with Judge Robert G. Main Jr. presiding:

MALONE — Police Chief Christopher Premo feels prepared for any reform legislators may throw at him.

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed an executive order Wednesday declaring Juneteenth, or June 19th, a holiday for state employees, with plans to advance legislation next year to make the date an official New York holiday.

ALBANY — Two days after state lawmakers voted to permit the disclosure of police disciplinary records, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo called for greater systemic reform in the face of racist policing policies.

QUEENS — After weeks of nationwide civil unrest over police brutality, state lawmakers completed passage of 10 pieces of legislation in three days to reform police departments across New York.

NEW YORK — The state Legislature is expected to pass 10 police reform bills this week as New York lawmakers and congressional representatives took steps toward legislation Monday to address the nationwide pattern of law enforcement brutality and improve the policing relationship with minorit…

ALBANY — Two suspended Buffalo police officers should be fired after they pushed a 75-year-old protester to the ground, causing him to bleed from the head, said Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who announced a reform agenda Friday to improve New Yorkers’ trust and relationship with law enforcement foll…

ALBANY — Prosecutors should properly charge violent demonstrators and set bail to keep them in jail after continuing nighttime unrest in cities statewide, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Thursday, as officials expanded COVID-19 testing to all New Yorkers who attended a demonstration.

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo praised New York City police for controlling ongoing nighttime civil and racial unrest in his daily briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic, which has since expanded to include discussion of the violence and protests that have broken out in reaction to the slaying of a b…

FORT COVINGTON –– The Fort Covington Presbyterian and Constable United Methodist Churches will host an online meeting Friday at 7 p.m. to talk about the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, Minn., and the nationwide protesting and unrest that has followed.

RAY BROOK –– New York State Police Superintendent Keith M. Corlett has appointed Maj. Reuben Anthony Oliver as the 27th Troop Commander of Troop B. Oliver replaced Maj. Darrin S. Pitkin, who was appointed commander of Troop D.