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Westchester County Executive Latimer Signs $1.94 Billion FY2019 Budget
WHITE PLAINS, NY — December 10, 2018 — After today’s affirmative vote by the Board of Legislators, County Executive George Latimer signed the $1.94B FY 2019 County Operating Budget. The budget stays well below the New York State tax cap of 5.7%, maintains the County’s reserves, funds vital County se
Uber Driver Arraigned On Sex Assault Of Westchester Woman
RYE BROOK, NY — An Uber driver from the Bronx who allegedly groped a sleeping woman he was driving from New York City to Westchester County has been arraigned on felony charges.
Westchester County in New York Approves Ban the Box Measure to Help Ex-Offenders Find Work
On December 3, 2018, the Westchester County Board of Legislators in New York approved a “Ban the Box” measure to ensure that ex-offenders with past criminal records have an opportunity to explain their circumstances when they are looking for work, according to a news story on the Board’s website.
Missing 25-Year-Old From Goldens Bridge Located
The 25-year-old who went missing from his home in home in Northern Westchester last week has been located and is safe, state police said. Kyle V. Jabusch had last been seen at his Northern Westchester residence on Park Avenue in Goldens Bridge at approximately 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5.
4 Weekend DWI Arrests in Cortlandt, Peekskill
CORTLANDT, NY — State police in Troop K charged 18 drivers with impairment over the weekend. Four were in Cortlandt and Peekskill. On December 7, State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Grzegorz Kloskowski, 46, of Carmel, NY, for DWI. He was traveling on the Bear Mountain Parkway in the city of Peek
Scam Warning: ISSUED JOINTLY BY PUTNAM COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, TOWN OF CARMEL POLICE DEPARTMENT AND KENT POLICE DEPARTMENT
Scam Warning: ISSUED JOINTLY BY PUTNAM COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, TOWN OF CARMEL POLICE DEPARTMENT AND KENT POLICE DEPARTMENT. Putnam County Sheriff Robert L. Langley, Jr., Town of Carmel Police Department Chief Michael Cazzari and Kent Police Department Chief Kevin Owens jointly, and on behalf of all
$76.8 Million Mixed-Use Development Approved for Harrison, Westchester County
There is now a green light for the $76.8 million mixed-use residential project to be built next to the Metro-North train station on Halstead Avenue in downtown Harrison, in Westchester County, and adjacent financial incentives. The Westchester County Industrial Development Agency unanimously approve
Woman With Warrant Arrested At Mount Kisco Metro-North Station
A woman with a warrant out for her arrest was taken into police custody after she was caught at a Westchester Metro-North train station searching for loose change. Westchester County Police officers were dispatched to the Mount Kisco train station shortly after 1:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, where the
Stamford Resident Faces DWI Charge In New York
New York State Police charged 18 drivers with impairment over the weekend. Four were Connecticut residents. On December 8, State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Thabiti N. Thompson, 42, of Stamford, CT, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 9 in the village of Croton-On-Hudson, when he was stop
New details emerge in correction officers shoot-out
New details have emerged about Friday's fatal shoot-out in Yonkers involving three Westchester County correction officers that appears to be an attempted murder-suicide. Two officers — a man and a woman— were still hospitalized in critical condition this morning, Yonkers police Detective Sgt. Dean P
Dutchess County man dies in crash on Newburgh-Beacon Bridge
NEWBURGH, N.Y. — A Hopewell Junction man died after his Jeep struck a disabled tractor-trailer that had stopped in the center lane of the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, state police said Monday.
New Rochelle Man Charged With DWI In Croton-on-Hudson
State police in Troop K charged 18 drivers with impairment over the weekend. One was a New Rochelle man in northern Westchester. On December 8, 2018, State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Santiago M. Raymundo, 26, of New Rochelle, NY, for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 9 in the village of Cr
Four From Area Caught With Loaded Gun, Cocaine, Pot In Traffic Stop
State Police apprehended four men who are facing multiple charges for allegedly possessing a loaded handgun in addition to cocaine and marijuana in a traffic stop. The arrests occurred on Broadway in the city of Newburgh on Saturday, Dec. 8. The police’s interview with the vehicle’s driver, Juan R.
More Details Emerge In Fatal Newburgh Beacon Bridge Crash
More details have been released regarding the fatal crash on the Newburgh Beacon Bridge on Thursday. At approximately 7:00 p.m. Thursday, a Kenworth tractor trailer was traveling east in the center lane of the Newburgh Beacon Bridge, when it became disabled. The vehicle came to a complete stop in th
Yorktown Heights Woman Accused Of DWI
YORKTOWN, NY — A 73-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly driving drunk. Yorktown police charged Annmay Efraimsen, 73, of Yorktown Heights, with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor.
Norwalk Resident Faces DWI Charge In New York
New York State Police charged 18 drivers with impairment over the weekend. Four were Connecticut residents. On December 8, State Police arrested Heather A. Burr, 25, of Norwalk, CT, for DWI. She was traveling on State Route 123 in the town of Lewisboro, when she was found sleeping on the highway. In
DA: Hudson Valley Mother Tried to Murder Newborn
A Hudson Valley woman is accused of leaving her newborn to die in the toilet of a local motel room. On Friday, 23-year-old Teresa Smith was arraigned on an indictment charging her with attempted murder, assault, abandonment of a child, reckless endangerment, assault and endangering the welfare of a
Police ID Victim In Fatal Bridge Crash
Police have identified the motorist who died after smashing into the rear of a disabled tractor-trailer on the Beacon-Newburgh Bridge on Thursday. He is Fernando R. Carozza, 51 of Hopewell Junction, NY.
Seen Him? Alert Issued For Wanted Rockland Fugitive
Police investigators in Ramapo are seeking the public’s assistance as they attempt to track down a suspect who is wanted for allegedly doing drugs and driving in the area. The Ramapo Police Department issued an alert for Jack Makiten, 35, who is wanted on charges that include DWAI and two counts of
Woman sues gym after 400-pound tire crushes ankle during workout
She’s exercising her right to sue. A Bronx woman wants her trendy Westchester County gym to fork over $2.5 million after a 400-pound tire crushed her ankle during a crazy workout.