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AG: Saratoga Springs, police unconstitutionally retaliated against Black Lives Matter protesters. 

A scathing report from the state attorney general condemns Saratoga Springs city officials and its police, citing a pattern of unconstitutional moves against Black Lives Matter protesters — including violating their First Amendment rights, arresting them on charges that were not supported by facts, implementing unlawful surveillance and intimidation. Details in this Times-Union story (paywall-free link). Want to read the report yourself? Download it here. Also: current Public Safety Commissioner Tim Coll blasts the report in this Daily Gazette interview.