Police: Man Made 32 Harassing Phone Calls to Yorktown Officer

January 11, 2018

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – A Peekskill man has been charged with 32 counts of second-degree aggravated harassment, a misdemeanor, for allegedly leaving harassing voicemails for a Yorktown Police Department officer.

From June 14 to Nov. 29, the 51-year-old Dyckman Street resident is accused of calling the department 32 times and leaving harassing messages for an officer, said Lt. Tom ...

Yorktown Declares State of Emergency, Bans Non-Essential Travel

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Supervisor Ilan Gilbert has declared a State of Emergency in the Town of Yorktown, banning all travel on town roadways except for first responders, town highway vehicles, and utility vehicles. The State of Emergency will remain in effect until 8 a.m. Friday.


Supervisor Ilan Gilbert has declared a STATE OF ...

Yorktown Police Aids Family of Fallen Officer

YORKTOWN, N.Y.-The family of a police officer who died two months ago has received a $2,000 cash donation from scruffy-looking members of the Yorktown Police Department, who raised the money by letting their beards grow long.

Jason Daly, a 42-year-old Putnam Valley resident and NYPD officer, died on Oct. 29. He is survived by his wife, Christine, and two young children: Colin, a student at ...

Disbanded Yorktown Auxiliary Police Honored

YORKTOWN, N.Y.-The Yorktown Auxiliary Police, disbanded by Police Chief Robert Noble in July, was recognized this month for its six decades of service to the town.

Though there were only four members at the time of its disbandment, the all-volunteer group boasted 100 members throughout its 60-year history, said Capt. Richard Davin.

Tasked with assisting municipal police forces, New York ...

Mohegan Lake Man Arrested, Accused of Stealing Packages

MOHEGAN LAKE, N.Y. - A 24-year-old Mohegan Lake man was charged with petty larceny for allegedly stealing packages from the doorstep of a Mohegan Lake home.

The theft of the items, valued at $155.17, took place on Christine Road between 6:15 and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15. After viewing surveillance footage of the incident, Det. Scott Sage canvased the neighborhood and ...

Police: Man Stole Packages from Mohegan Lake Doorstep

MOHEGAN LAKE, N.Y. – Police are searching for a package thief who made off with several items that had been delivered to the doorstep of a Mohegan Lake home.

The theft, caught on surveillance camera, took place last weekend on Christine Road, according to the Yorktown Police Department. The suspect, clearly visible in the footage, can be seen wearing headphones and a hooded ...

Yorktown Heights Volunteers Make Candy Cane Run

YORKTOWN, N.Y.-The Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Department held its Candy Cane Run on Sunday, Dec. 10.

Mohegan Lake Volunteer Fire Department’s Candy Cane Run, postponed by the snowstorm, will be held Saturday, Dec. 16. Visit moheganfire.com for the schedule.



Yorktown Board OK's EMS Contract, Purchase of Police Vehicles

YORKTOWN, N.Y.-Empress EMS will continue to provide advanced life support (ALS) services in Yorktown for the next two years.

The company has been Yorktown’s ALS service provider for 25 years, said Supervisor Michael Grace. The new contract, awarded at the Nov. 21 meeting, is for $598,950 in 2018 and $616,900 in 2019.

There were two bids for the ALS contract, Grace said. Though the ...

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