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Mount Vernon Woman Charged With DWI Had BAC Twice Limit, Police Say

Mount Vernon Woman Charged With DWI Had BAC Twice Limit, Police Say

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- State Police stopped to assist a possible disabled car on I-287 in Elmsford but instead found a Mount Vernon woman apparently intoxicated on April 23, police said. 

Asia S. Smith, 28, of Mount Vernon was transported and processed at State Police Tarrytown, where her blo...

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New Rochelle Student Charged With Assault After Stabbing Classmate

New Rochelle Student Charged With Assault After Stabbing Classmate

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Police are asking for the public's help after a student stabbed a classmate on his way to Issac Young Middle School in New Rochelle Wednesday morning. Shortly before ...

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21-Year-Old Admits Guilt In Westchester Home Invasion Murder

21-Year-Old Admits Guilt In Westchester Home Invasion Murder

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- A 21-year-old man entered a guilty plea in the 2011 murder of his former neighbor, Westchester County District Attorney James A. McCarty said on Wednesday. Jahkim Mc...

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Man Stopped For Speeding On I-87 Charged With DWI, Cocaine Possession

Man Stopped For Speeding On I-87 Charged With DWI, Cocaine Possession

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- New York State Police pulled over a speeding car on Wednesday night in Tarrytown and charged a Yonkers man with driving while intoxicated and possession of cocaine, pol...

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Dead Bear Disrupts Commute On Taconic Parkway

Dead Bear Disrupts Commute On Taconic Parkway

HOPEWELL JUNCTION, N.Y. -- State police and road crews were responding to the Taconic Parkway near Interstate 84 on Monday morning after a dead bear was reported on the center median. The...

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Ex-Police Officer From Westchester Convicted Of Dealing 'Date Rape' Drug

Ex-Police Officer From Westchester Convicted Of Dealing 'Date Rape' Drug

SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. -- A former police officer from Sleepy Hollow was convicted on Thursday of illegally selling a '"date rape" drug via the Internet, according to U.S. Attorney Preet Bha...

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Mount Vernon Man Pleads Guilty Of Manslaughter In Fatal Crash

Mount Vernon Man Pleads Guilty Of Manslaughter In Fatal Crash

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - A Mount Vernon man faces time in prison after pleading guilty in court to drinking and driving his car off of the Cross County Parkway in Yonkers, claiming the life o...

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Westchester Police, Firefighters Will Meet In Guns & Hoses Hockey Game

Westchester Police, Firefighters Will Meet In Guns & Hoses Hockey Game

Police officers and firefighters will face off Saturday to raise money for the Westchester County Police Explorer’s program in the inaugural Guns & Hoses hockey game.Action gets under...

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Man Stopped For I-95 Violation Had BAC Twice Legal Limit, Say Police

Man Stopped For I-95 Violation Had BAC Twice Legal Limit, Say Police

HARRISON, N.Y. -- A Harrison man had two times the legal limit of alcohol in his system when he was stopped by troopers Thursday, state police said. Joseph R. Martin, 48, was pulled over ...

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Former Westchester Pet Shop Owner, Brother Charged With Animal Cruelty

Former Westchester Pet Shop Owner, Brother Charged With Animal Cruelty

Authorities in Bergen County, N.J., have filed charges against a former Westchester pet shop owner and his brother, who they said kept 67 dogs crated overnight in van outside the Paramus ...

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Police Take Gun From Ex-Mount Vernon Police Commissioner Raynor

Police Take Gun From Ex-Mount Vernon Police Commissioner Raynor

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Westchester County police took former Mount Vernon police Commissioner Terrance Raynor's gun after finding he didn't have a permit to carry one, according to Lohud.c...

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Man Pleads Not Guilty In Stabbing Death Of His Mother In Yonkers

Man Pleads Not Guilty In Stabbing Death Of His Mother In Yonkers

A 27-year-old man pleaded not guilty Wednesday after being arraigned in the January stabbing death of his mother in Yonkers. Andre Coverdale, who has no known address, was charged with on...

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New Rochelle Man Sentenced To Prison For Sexually Assaulting 4-Year-Old

New Rochelle Man Sentenced To Prison For Sexually Assaulting 4-Year-Old

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - A New Rochelle man has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison after pleading guilty to molesting a child in his care at a Tuckahoe daycare facility where he w...

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