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Man, 24, fatally shot in the Bronx: NYPD
CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — A 24-year-old man was fatally shot in the Bronx early Friday morning, the NYPD said. At about 12:40 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of a man shot inside of 1420 Grand Concourse, the location of an apartment building located in the Claremont Village section of the
Yonkers native mysteriously found dead in Indiana motel
A 38-year-old woman originally from Yonkers was found dead in an Indiana motel this week, and police are searching for her husband. Janaya Michelle Boone was discovered unresponsive shortly after noon on Wednesday in a room of the Regency Inn in Fort Wayne, police said.
Biz leaders say spike in noise complaints at Westchester County Airport fueled by critics
The airport logged 51 noise complaints in May 2017 and 3,245 in May 2018, a jump that business leaders say was fueled the airport's critics. Four households in Armonk generated more than 2,000 noise complaints in May 2018.
Rockland County (Monsey) Now Has 91 Cases Of Measles; Orange County (Kiryas Joel) Has 5
As of Monday, Dec. 10, There are 91 confirmed cases of measles in Rockland County as well as eight suspected cases that the Department of Health is continuing to investigate. Rockland County held its 12th measles vaccination clinic in Rockland County Tuesday in an effort to stop the spread of the hi
How Westchester County's budget sausage got made, George Latimer-style
Westchester County Executive George Latimer won approval for a 2 percent tax increase. Now he needs to find a way to fund it. The budget calls for the sale of 14 acres of county parkland for $23 million.
Westchester police: Tractor-trailer strikes Weaver Street overpass
SCARSDALE - A tractor-trailer struck the Weaver Street overpass in Scarsdale Thursday night, Westchester County police say. Police say the truck was traveling northbound on the Hutchinson River Parkway around 8 p.m. when it struck the overpass.
How We Keep Communities Safe By Westchester County Legislator KITLEY COVILL
WHITE PLAINS, NY — December 13, 2018 — Earlier this week, I had the honor of recognizing the brave members of Westchester County Police’s Hazardous Device and Emergency Service Units and their canine partners, for the important work they did in handling the pipe bombs sent to Bedford and Chappaqua.
Westchester child sex trafficking ring busted
Federal agents broke up a child sex trafficking ring that targeted a Westchester home for troubled youth Thursday when they charged 19 people with crimes connected to recruiting girls as young as 13-years old.
Woman, 35, Faces DUI Charge After Report Of Erratic Driver In Greenwich
A Greenwich woman was arrested after police responded to reports of a vehicle driving erratically in the North Street area. The report was made Wednesday, Dec. 12. Police made a motor vehicle stop of the suspect, and during the interview with the driver, 35-year-old Flaviana DosSantos, police observ
19 men busted for sex trafficking underage girls in Westchester: feds
Charges were brought against 19 people for allegedly pimping out underage girls and targeting young women in the state child-welfare system. The defendants were indicted for sex trafficking minors, including some who were just 13, Manhattan federal prosecutors announced Thursday.
Rockland police among agencies nationwide forced to scramble by emailed bomb threats
A torrent of bomb threats emailed to universities, businesses, schools and news outlets Thursday from New York City to San Francisco sent police departments scrambling to sort out what appeared to be a nationwide electronic hoax aimed at extorting bitcoin from its targets.
White Plains asks Navy to name a ship after the city
WHITE PLAINS — Anchors aweigh?. The city is lobbying the Department of the Navy to honor its place in U.S. history by naming a ship after White Plains. If approved, the USS White Plains would be the third Navy ship to carry that name across the seas.
Hawthorne Cedar Knolls: 5 things to know
At least nine minor girls who were allegedly trafficked for prostitution were from the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls residential treatment center for at-risk youth in Mount Pleasant. The U.S. Attorney said Thursday that 19 New York City defendants are accused of recruiting a total of at least 15 minor girl
Bardonia Eye Doctor Had Sexual Contact With Child: DA
NEW CITY, NY — Dr. Hiten Lakhani of New City has been convicted after a jury trial of one count of Sexual Abuse in the Second Degree, a class "A" Misdemeanor. "As a doctor, the defendant was keenly aware of how harmful his actions would be to his young victim," Rockland County District Attorney Thom
Wrong-way driver pleads guilty in crash that injured six in Yonkers
A Manhattan man who was drunk and high when he injured six people in a wrong-way crash on the Bronx River Parkway in Yonkers pleaded guilty to a felony charge on Wednesday. Diego Caceres, 36, faces up to five to 15 years in prison for aggravated vehicular assault in the Feb. 9 crash.
NYPD: Police Shoot Gun-Toting Suspect In The Bronx
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police shot and wounded an armed suspect they say shot another man in the Bronx Wednesday evening. Police say plainclothes officers responded to reports of shots fired near the corner of E. 241st Street and White Plains Road in the Wakefield section just before 8 p.m.
Mount Vernon man arrested in early morning stabbing in White Plains
WHITE PLAINS - A Mount Vernon resident was arrested after a man was stabbed in White Plains early this morning, police said. Police chased down Gordon Curtis Gaston, 23, and arrested him shortly after the stabbing took place at 3:10 a.m., said David Chong, commissioner of the White Plains Department
NYPD: Armed man shot by police officer in the Bronx
Police say an armed man was shot by an NYPD officer in the Bronx Wednesday night. Officers were responding to a shooting at White Plains Road and East 241st Street in the Wakefield section just after 7:30 p.m.
Man Charged In Stabbing During Overnight White Plains Street Fight
A 23-year-old area man was arrested following the stabbing of another man during a street fight. Gordon Curtis Gaston, of Mount Vernon and arrested early Wednesday, shortly after police found the injured man lying in the street around 3:10 a.m., said David Chong, commissioner of the White Plains Dep
New Owner to Propose Using Villa Lewaro as a Training Center for Entrepreneurial Women of Color
The actual sale of Irvington’s Villa Lewaro, home more than a century ago to Madam C. J. Walker, the black entrepreneur who made a fortune selling skin and hair care products to African-American women, took place last summer, but the identity of the new owner—and his plans for use of the 34-room man