Yorktown Police report the arrest of a twenty-three year old Mahopac resident who is charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd Degree an Unclassified Misdemeanor, Speed In Zone and Uninspected Motor Vehicle, both Traffic Infractions.
On November 22, 2017 at about 2:20 pm, Officer Palladino was on routine patrol on Route 6 in the area of Mountain Brook Dr. Officer Palladino conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle and a routine driver’s license inquiry was performed. That inquiry showed that the defendant's driver's license was revoked for failing to answer seven (7) different summonses in Queens, Mount Pleasant, Cortlandt and Yonkers, and for receiving three speeding summonses within 18 months. The reason for the traffic stop in the first place? Speeding, 65 mph in the posted 45 mph zone. The defendant was arrested at the scene, his car was towed and he was transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters.
The defendant was released on $100 cash bail. He is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on January 2, 2018 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 31 year old Yonkers man who was arrested on an Arrest Warrant for Failure to Appear in connection with a charge of Peddling Without a Permit, a Town Code violation.
According to Yorktown Police, on September 12, 2017 at 6:00 pm, the defendant allegedly missed a scheduled court appearance in Yorktown Justice Court and an Arrest Warrant was issued.
On November 21, 2017, at approximately 3:55 pm, officers from the City of Peekskill Police Department called and stated that they had the defendant stopped in regards to an unrelated case and detained him on the arrest warrant. P.O. Campion and Det. Shanahan responded to Peekskill Police Headquarters and took the defendant into custody. He was transported back to Yorktown Police Department for processing.
After processing the defendant was arraigned by the Honorable Salvatore Lagonia who set bail at $100.00 cash or $ 200.00 bond which the defendant could not post. The defendant was later turned over to the custody of the Westchester County Department of Corrections and is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on November 28, 2017 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 42 year old Yorktown resident who is charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC of .18% or More, both Unclassified Misdemeanors, and Refusing to Take a Breath Test, a Traffic Infraction.
On November 21, 2017 at about 5:34 pm, Yorktown Police received a call for a property damage motor vehicle accident on Route 6 and P.O. Gregorio was dispatched to investigate. Upon arrival the defendant was identified as the operator of the vehicle and further investigation revealed that the defendant was driving while intoxicated. It is further alleged that she was operating a motor vehicle with a BAC of .18% or more and refused to take a breath test. The defendant was arrested and transported to Police Headquarters.
Upon arrival at Headquarters the defendant was processed on the above charges and later released on her own recognizance to a responsible party. She is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on December 05, 2017 at 06:00 pm.
Yorktown Police Department Chief of Police Robert Noble advises motorists that on Thursday, November 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving morning) Senator Terrence Murphy’s office is sponsoring the 1st Annual Turkey Trot Road Race. The race will start on Front Street in front of the Pennysaver building. The race will begin at 8:30 am and the runners route will be as follows:
To provide for the safety of the runners and spectators, the following roadways will be closed from approximately 8:00 am until the conclusion of the race at approximately 9:30 am:
Yorktown Police arrested a 17 year old Mohegan Lake resident who is charged with Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Motor Vehicle Accident, a Class "B" Misdemeanor, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, an Unclassified Misdemeanor.
November 16, 2017 at approximately 6:54 pm, P.O. Caprio observed a motor vehicle accident with injuries where one of the vehicles allegedly left the scene. After further investigation the vehicle and the operator were identified and located. A computer check revealed that the operator was allegedly driving while his New York State driving privileges were suspended. He was placed under arrest and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing.
The defendant was processed on the above charges and released on $200.00 cash bail to a parent. He is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on December 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 25 year old Lyons Falls, New York resident who is charged with Assault in the 3rd degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor.
On November 12, 2017 at about 2:21 am, Yorktown Police officers responded to an altercation at the Yorktown Grille, 347 Downing Drive. Upon arrival, officers met with a victim who had sustained injuries from being punched in the face by another patron at the bar. The officers located the defendant in the parking lot and placed him under arrest.
The defendant was transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing. He was arraigned by Yorktown Town Justice Gary Raniolo, who released him on his own recognizance. The defendant is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on November 21, 2017 at 6:00 pm.
Driver Charged with Aggravated DWI & Other Charges After Cops Follow Leaking Fluid Trail from Accident Scene to Defendant's Driveway
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 53 year old Yorktown Heights resident, who is charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC of .18% or more, both Unclassified Misdemeanors. He is additionally charged with leaving the Scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident and Failing to Maintain Lane, both Traffic Infractions.
On November 11, 2017 at about 11:30 PM, Yorktown Police received a call for a property damage motor vehicle accident at in front of a Hanover Street residence. The caller reported that the vehicle had left the scene after demolishing a wooden fence. Yorktown Police responded and followed the debris and leaking fluid trail back to the defendant's house down the road. PO Ellsworth found the driver standing by his crashed car and determined that he was driving while intoxicated. it is alleged that the driver of the vehicle was driving while intoxicated. The defendant was arrested and transported back to Yorktown Police Headquarters, where he was further charged with Aggravated DWI (having a Blood Alcohol Content of .18% or more), leaving the scene of a property damage motor vehicle accident and failing to maintain his lane.
The defendant was later released on his own recognizance to a responsible party. He is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on November 21, 2017 at 6:00 pm.
Mahopac Man Involved in Traffic Accident Arrested After Cops Find Heroin, Hypodermic Needle and Suspended License
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 26 year old Mahopac resident, who is charged with Criminal Possesion of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, Possession of Hypoderic Instrument, Both Class "A" Misdemeanors, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 3rd Degree, an Unclassified Misdemeanor, as well as Unlicensed Operation a Traffic Infraction.
On November 2, 2017 P.O. Campion and P.O. Gregorio responded to a property damage automobile crash at East Main Street and Route 6 in Jefferson Valley. Investigation at the scene of the crash revealed that the defendant was driving without a license as well as doing so while having his driving privilege suspended in New York for failing to answer a summons. While the defendant was being placed under arrest, the officers found that he was in possession of heroin and a hypodermic needle.
The defendant was transported to Yorktown Police Department where he was processed on the above charges and was released on $100.00 cash bail to a family member. He is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on December 5, 2017 at 6:00 pm for arraignment.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of four male defendants: a 17 year old from Putnam Valley, a 17 year old from Cortlandt Manor, an 18 year old from Mohegan Lake, and a 19 year old from Yorktown Heights, all of whom are charged with one count of Robbery in the 1st Degree, a Class "B" Felony.
On November 5, 2017 at approximately 5:50 pm, Yorktown Police received a 911 phone call reporting a dispute at a Wells Street residence. After responding to the scene, police were met by a male victim who reported that he had just been robbed by four males who had brandished several handguns while fleeing the scene. Members of both the Patrol and Detective Divisions conducted an on-going investigation over the course of several days, and on the evening of November 9th, with the assistance of the Westchester County Aviation Unit, three of the defendants were taken into custody without incident by a team of Yorktown PD officers. The fourth defendant was taken into custody at his residence on the morning of November 10th.
All four defendants were processed at Yorktown Police Headquarters. The were all arraigned by the Honorable Gary Raniolo, who issued a Temporary Order of Protection for the victim. The 17 year old from Putnam Valley and the 18 year old from Mohegan Lake were remanded to the Westchester County Jail in lieu of $100,000 cash bail. The 19 year old from Yorktown Heights was released on $10,000 cash bail and the 17 year old from Cortlandt Manor was released on $1,000 cash bail. All of the defendants are due back in Yorktown Justice Court on November 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a twenty-five year old Mohegan Lake resident, who is charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
On November 9, 2017 at about 12:24 pm, Yorktown Police received a 911 call reporting a small child left unattended in a vehicle in the CVS Parking Lot, 2000 Commerce Street. Officer Battista and Det. Lewis, who happened to be in the vicinity, quickly arrived and located an eighteen-month old girl alone in a vehicle. The officers were able to unlock the vehicle through an open window and safely remove the child, who was crying but unharmed. After several more minutes, the responding officers located the defendant, who was working as a nanny for the child. After conducting a further investigation, it is alleged that the defendant left the child unattended in the vehicle for approximately eleven minutes while she shopped inside CVS.
The defendant was arrested at the scene and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters. The child was transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters by Det. Lewis and turned over to her mother. The defendant was arraigned in Yorktown Justice Court by the Hon. Gary Raniolo, who issued a Temporary Order of Protection and set bail at $250 cash. The defendant was later bailed out and is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on November 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm.