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The latest on local crime and public safety.
Man Arrested on DWI Charges Attacks Westchester Police Officers During Booking: Police

Man Arrested on DWI Charges Attacks Westchester Police Officers During Booking: Police

One of the officers who was attacked required treatment for minor injuries following the incident at Westchester Medical Center.
New York State Police to Launch New Program to Fight Heroin Epidemic

New York State Police to Launch New Program to Fight Heroin Epidemic

High-ranking members of the New York State Police, the Westchester County Department of Public Safety and others will announce details Tuesday of the new "Drug Tips Reward Program."
Police: Woman Stabbed Herself, Blamed Her Ex

Police: Woman Stabbed Herself, Blamed Her Ex

Her 911 call about sexual assault by several assailants caused a massive search effort through woods in Hastings before detectives and doctors became suspicious.
County Police Find 5,900 Packets of Heroin with K-9 Help

County Police Find 5,900 Packets of Heroin with K-9 Help

They arrested a Connecticut woman who was driving through New Rochelle March 6.
Pleasantville Cop Accepts 60-day Suspension for Obama Facebook Slurs

Pleasantville Cop Accepts 60-day Suspension for Obama Facebook Slurs

Mayor Peter Scherer announced that police officer Peter Burns’ will also lose 25 vacation days and attend a training program focused on diversity and sensitivity, among other conditions.
Report: Fanelli Suicidal Following Child Porn Charge

Report: Fanelli Suicidal Following Child Porn Charge

Following his arrest and court appearance on Thursday, Jan. 23, Mount Pleasant Police Chief Brian Fanelli was taken to the hospital after police found him in a suicidal state.
Mount Pleasant Supervisor ‘Shocked’ by Police Chief Arrest

Mount Pleasant Supervisor ‘Shocked’ by Police Chief Arrest

Town Supervisor Joan Maybury said Brian Fanelli’s child porn charges surprised her as much as anyone.
Mount Pleasant Police Chief Arraigned on Child Porn Charge

Mount Pleasant Police Chief Arraigned on Child Porn Charge

Brian Fanelli was arrested at his Mahopac home Thursday morning and posted $50,000 bail in White Plains this afternoon.
Gov. Cuomo Declares State of Emergency for NY Metro Area

Gov. Cuomo Declares State of Emergency for NY Metro Area

The State of Emergency covers the following counties: Westchester, Rockland, Suffolk, Nassau, Richmond, Kings, Queens, New York and Bronx.