Yorktown Police report the arrest of a fifty-nine year old Yorktown Heights man, who is charged with Driving While Intoxicated and DWI Blood Alcohol Content of .08% or More, both Unclassified Misdemeanors, and Fail to Maintain Lane, a Traffic Infraction.
On March 7, 2019 at about 2:04 pm, Yorktown Police responded to Granite Springs Rd. in the area of Quaker Church Rd. for a single vehicle traffic accident. The responding officers located the driver of the vehicle and conducted an investigation at the scene. Investigation revealed that the driver was driving while intoxicated and had a blood alcohol content of .08% or more. It is also alleged that driver failed to maintain his travel lane just prior to the traffic accident.
The driver was arrested at the scene and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing. He was released on his own recognizance to a responsible party and is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on March 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 39 year old male from South Carolina. He is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, a Class A Misdemeanor, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 2nd Degree, an Unclassified Misdemeanor and Fail to Stop for a Steady Red Light, a violation.
On March 5, 2019, at approximately 10:15 PM, P.O. Hannigan observed a vehicle fail to stop for a steady red light on Crompond Road and a traffic stop was conducted. After an investigation, it was determined that the males driving privileges were suspended for failing to answer multiple summonses. He was also in possession of Oxycodone. He was arrested and transported to Police Headquarters for processing.
He was processed on the above charges and released on $100.00 cash bail. The defendant is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice on April 4, 2019, at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 38 year old Mahopac man, who is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a Violation. The defendant was additionally charged with Speed in Zone and Fail to Signal a Lane Change, both Traffic Infractions.
On March 2, 2019 at approximately 1:18 am, P.O. Battista was on routine patrol when he observed a vehicle that was travelling above the posted speed limit and failed to use a turn signal. A traffic stop was initiated and further investigation revealed that the driver was in possession of a quantity of cocaine and marijuana. The driver was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing.
The defendant was processed on the above charges and was released on $200 cash bail. He is due back in the Yorktown Justice Court on April 2, 2019 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 30 year old female of Carmel, NY on an Arrest Warrant issued for Identity Theft in the 1st Degree and Grand Larceny in the 3rd Degree, Both Class D Felonies.
According to Police, on August 25, 2018 at approximately 11:16 AM, PO Woodard responded to Yorktown Police Headquarters for a larceny complaint. An investigation revealed that the Defendant allegedly assumed the identity of the victim by obtaining his personal information and allegedly made unauthorized purchases for cellular phone bills totaling $3,317.49. Det. Shanahan was assigned to the case. PO Woodard and Det. Shanahan made several attempts to contact the Defendant in regards to the incident but she was uncooperative. A warrant was applied for and issued by Yorktown Court on January 15, 2019 for her arrest. On February 25, 2019 Det. Shanahan and PO Doherty responded to the Carmel Police Department where the defendant was being held. She was placed under arrest and transported back to Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing.
The defendant was processed on the above charges and arraigned by the Honorable Judge Raniolo who set $10,000 bond or $10,000 cash. The defendant could not make bail and was remanded to Westchester County Jail. She is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on February 28, 2019 at 06:00 PM.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 23 year old Mt Kisco woman who is charged with Fail To Keep Right, a Traffic Violation, and Driving While Intoxicated, an Unclassified Misdemeanor.
According to police on February 20, 2019, at 10:19 pm a call was received from a resident reporting a motor vehicle accident on Hanover Street near the intersection with Montross Rd. Officers Ellsworth and Doherty responded to the scene and conducted an investigation. The officers investigation revealed that the driver involved in the accident traveled off the roadway and struck a tree. Further investigation revealed that the driver was driving while intoxicated.
The driver was arrested at the scene by P.O. Ellsworth and transported by Yorktown Ambulance to Hudson Valley Hospital Center for treatment of leg and head injuries. Following processing at HVHC by P.O. Ellsworth, the defendant was issued an appearance ticket in reference to the charges and then released on her own recognizance to hospital staff. The driver is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on March 21, 2019, at 6:00 pm.
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