Police & Fire

July 28, 2021

KATONAH, N.Y. -- On this week's episode of Hudson Valley Uncensored, podcast host Brett Freeman welcomes Jonathan Schneider of Mahopac.  You can listen to the podcast HERE or download the episode on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or Audible.  Before beginning his career as an ...

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The following items are from the Lewisboro Police Department and are only a portion of the calls to which the department responds. Please be aware that these summarizations represent only one perspective. In most cases, attempts will not be made to contact the accused nor will pursuits be made to ...

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The following items are from the Lewisboro Police Department and are only a portion of the calls to which the department responds. Please be aware that these summarizations represent only one perspective. In most cases, attempts will not be made to contact the accused nor will pursuits be made to ...

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LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Late-night looters are making easy work of unlocked cars in Lewisboro and other communities in New York and Connecticut, the town’s police department warned Thursday. In recent weeks, there has been a “sharp rise” in reports of people stealing or attempting to steal items from ...

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GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y - With warmer weather drawing people to boating, swimming, fishing, hiking, and other outdoor recreational activities on local lakes, nature trails, and the reservoir system, members of the Goldens Bridge Fire Department have been ramping up training exercises at locations ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – A Lewisboro woman who lives in the Oakridge Condo community in Vista suffered a skin-breaking dog bite from a Basset hound around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 28. Jane Dooley, the dog control officer for the town of Lewisboro, is seeking more information. According to Dooley, ...

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BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – The Bedford Police Department recently touted three history-making promotions, with high-ranking positions now being filled by previously under-represented populations. On March 26, as Women’s History Month was coming to a close, Patricia McGraw, formerly a sergeant, was ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – The following items are from the Lewisboro Police Department. Please be aware that these summarizations represent only one perspective. In most cases, attempts will not be made to contact the accused nor will pursuits be made to publish additional information or updates. For ...

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YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Austin Canady, a 24-year-old from South Salem, was killed Tuesday morning when his 2019 Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with a 2019 Honda Pilot driven by a 34-year-old Yorktown resident. The crash occurred around 7:39 a.m. on Route 202. Canady was reportedly heading ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – During the first two weeks of March, more than a half-dozen Lewisboro residents reported to police that people had filed for unemployment benefits in their names. Lewisboro Police Chief David Alfano said this problem has not been unique to Lewisboro. “There is a good ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – At its annual meeting, the Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps elected its 2021 Board of Directors: President: Mark Sheeran Captain: Dan Murtha Vice President: Zingi Mkefa Assistant Captain: Judy Saslow Secretary: John McKeon Treasurer: Rich Barry Director: ...

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GOLDENS BRIDGE, N.Y. – It was easy to think the worst if you were recently driving by the pond on the corner of Route 138 and Fairmount Road, where the flashing lights of Goldens Bridge Fire Department apparatus lighted the night sky and firefighters, dressed in severe weather survival suits, ...

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The following items are from the Lewisboro Police Department. Please be aware that these summarizations represent only one perspective. In most cases, attempts will not be made to contact the accused nor will pursuits be made to publish additional information or updates. For those reasons, names of ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – The following items are from the Lewisboro Police Department. Please be aware that these summarizations represent only one perspective. In most cases, attempts will not be made to contact the accused nor will pursuits be made to publish additional information or updates. For ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – The Lewisboro Town Board thanked police Sgt. Andrew Llewellyn for calming, and ultimately disarming, a man who was alternately threatening to slash his throat or cut his wrist with a kitchen knife. At the board’s Feb. 8 meeting, Supervisor Peter Parsons read the text of an ...

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SOMERS, N.Y. – A car with human remains inside was pulled from the Muscoot Reservoir in Somers on Tuesday, Jan. 19. According to a New York City Department of Environmental Protection spokesman, the submerged vehicle was discovered during a recent routine study of the reservoir’s ...

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Samuel Ayala remained behind bars this week, more than four decades after murdering two young South Salem mothers and two months since the state Parole Board declared he could go free.  Reversing the decision it had made a dozen times earlier, the board in July paroled inmate 78A0767, ordering a ...

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SOMERS, N.Y. – A Somers resident is facing murder and other charges in connection with a wrong-way crash in January on Interstate 287 that killed two Ardsley residents, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced Tuesday, Aug. 18. Jaime Paucar was indicted by a ...

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