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Friday, January 23, 2009

[NY] Sgt. Wade's domestic incident with his girlfriend is an internal matter

Troy Police Sgt. William Wade was released on his own recognizance...

Troy Police Union President Robert Fitzgerald: "I fully expect Sgt. Wade to be exonerated. He's one of the most well respected members of this department"...

Police Chief Nicholas] Kaiser: "It's an internal matter which we are investigating."

If the police are for Sgt. Wade
and investigating this themselves,
from where then
will his girlfriend find her
protective system
& fair judicial process?


TROY POLICE OFFICER SUSPENDED AFTER CHARGED WITH RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT
WRGB, NY
January 23, 2009
[Excerpts] Another area cop has been suspended with pay. Sgt. William Wade of the Troy Police Department is charged with reckless endangerment and harrassment after a reported domestic dispute... This follows on the heels of several recent CBS 6 reports that Schenectady Police currently have eight officers suspended with pay and one suspended without pay, and an assistant chief under investigation... [Full article here]

TROY COP CHARGED AFTER ALTERCATION
The Record
By Tom Caprood
Friday, January 23, 2009
[Excerpts] A city police officer was arraigned on criminal charges Thursday after he reportedly was involved in an altercation with his girlfriend at her residence that morning. Sgt. William Wade was arraigned in City Court under Judge Christopher Maier on charges of reckless endangerment and harassment, according to the City Court Clerk’s office, after being arrested by fellow police officers earlier in the afternoon. He was released on his own recognizance following the arraignment... A police report was not immediately available from the Troy Police Department and Police Chief Nicholas Kaiser said he could not yet release any information. Wade is the head of the Police Department’s records department. and was the fourth highest paid city employee for 2008... “It’s an internal matter which we are investigating,” said Kaiser... [Full article here]

TROY POLICE OFFICER SUSPENDED
Times Union - Albany NY
By KENNETH C. CROWE II
Thursday, January 22, 2009
[Excerpts] ...A woman filed a complaint with city police against Wade alleging domestic violence, officials said. A police officer convicted in a domestic incident could lose his right to carry a weapon, and, as a result, would be unable to perform his job. The Troy Police Benevolent Association is backing Wade. "With all due respect to both participants involved, the department has only heard one side of the story,'' said Officer Robert Fitzgerald, the PBA president... "I fully expect Sgt. Wade to be exonerated. He's one of the most well respected members of this department,'' Fitzgerald said... [Full article here]

3 comments:

  1. why am I not surprised by this..thank you to person who runs this site.. the public needs to be aware...and the special treatment needs to stop. in fact the police should be held at a higher standard

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  2. Thank you for the encouragement, and of course you're right.

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  3. AnonymousJune 29, 2016

    Rest in Peace Bill Wade - suicide June 6.

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