Binghamton

Giacalone Committed Similar Crime in 2006

James Giacalone was charged with hitting a New York State Trooper with his car earlier this month in Binghamton. It turns out that the 36-year-old from Glen Aubry committed a similar crime in 2006. At the time, he was charged with ramming a state police car in the Village of Bainbridge. He was indicted at…

Giacalone Released from Hospital

State Police say the man who hit a State Trooper with a car earlier this month has been released from Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania. James Giacalone is in police custody. He was admitted to the hospital for treatment of injuries he sustained during a police chase in the city of Binghamton. According to…

Binghamton Man Dies in I-81 Accident

A Binghamton man was killed Sunday in a three car crash on I-81 in Pennsylvania. 21-year-old Tyler Lewis was northbound and crossed the center median into the southbound lanes. Lewis died in the crash. The other two drivers involved suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of the accident in under investigation.

Binghamton Man Arrested on Cocaine and Heroin Charges

A Binghamton man was arrested Tuesday following a raid on a house on St. John Avenue in the city. 39-year-old Reginald Jackson was charged with six counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance. The Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force found four ounces of cocaine, 1.9 ounces of heroin, and eight ounces of…

Suspect in Trooper Incident Charged with Attempted Murder

The man who allegedly struck a state trooper last week in Binghamton has been formally charged. James Giacalone faces two counts of attempted first-degree murder and is now being detained by authorities in Pennsylvania. Police say he hit a New York State Trooper with his car, while trying to avoid arrest. Giacalone was arraigned Monday…

No Injuries in Binghamton Apartment Fire

There were no injuries in an apartment fire at the Printing House apartments on Chenango Street in Binghamton Friday afternoon. The Binghamton Fire Department remained on the scene for several hours. The fire is under investigation.

Binghamton Police Involved Shooting Ruled Justified

Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell said in a statement Thursday that the New York State Trooper was justified in shooting 36-year-old James Giacalone of Glen Aubrey in Binghamton Tuesday evening. The suspect was shot in the face after hitting the trooper with his car during a police chase. The trooper suffered a leg injury…