Weekly Police Blotter: July 26 to August 1, 2022

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Date/Time: 7/26/2022 09:33 am
Location: North Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Fire Response
Narrative: Patrols and the Croton Fire Department responded to a business on North Riverside Avenue for a fire alarm. It was later determined that the alarm was activated when power to the building was turned back on.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 09:37 am
Location: Hillside Avenue
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: An alarm company reported a burglary alarm activation at a residence on Hillside Avenue. Patrols responded and determined that the alarm was set off in error by the homeowner.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 10:18 am
Location: Old Post Road S
Call Type: 911 Hang-up
Narrative: Patrols responded to a business on Old Post Road S for a 911 Hang-up call. A female caller called back and stated that there was no emergency at the location. Patrols confirmed that the caller dialed in error.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 10:35 am
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: A caller reported that a vehicle was parked with three unsupervised children in the parking lot of a business on South Riverside Avenue. Patrols responded and located a parent, who was issued a summons for parking in the fire lane.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 4:47 pm
Location: Bethel Cemetery
Call Type: Larceny
Narrative: A caller reported that a plaque on her father’s gravestone was missing. Patrols responded and took a report. An investigation is to follow.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 6:57 pm
Location: Cleveland Drive
Call Type: Alarm - Fire
Narrative: Patrols and the Croton Fire Department responded to a building on Cleveland Drive for a report of a fire alarm activation. Croton Fire determined that it was a false alarm.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 8:49 pm
Location: Bari Manor
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: Patrols and the Croton Fire Department responded to a residence in Bari Manor for a report of a carbon monoxide alarm activation. The scene was turned over to Croton Fire.
 
Date/Time: 7/26/2022 11:12 pm
Location: Cedar Lane
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: An alarm company reported a panic alarm activation at a residence on Cedar Lane. Patrols responded and reported that the alarm was set off in error.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 09:16 am
Location: Duck Pond Park
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: Multiple callers reported a large tree down in Duck Pond Park. Patrols responded and confirmed that one lane of Bungalow Road was obstructed. The scene was turned over to DPW personnel, who removed the tree and reopened the roadway.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 09:52 am
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Disabled Vehicle
Narrative: A caller reported a disabled vehicle on Route 9 North. Patrols responded and reported that the vehicle owner was changing a flat tire. Patrols stood by until the vehicle was repaired.

 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 11:58 am
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Property Damage Auto Accident
Narrative: A caller reported a two-car motor vehicle accident on South Riverside Avenue. Patrols responded and filed a report.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 12:33 pm
Location: Ossining
Call Type: Warrant Arrest
Narrative: Ossining Police reported that they had a subject in custody who was wanted for Petit Larceny by the Croton Police Department. Patrols responded and took custody of a 38-year-old male from Ossining. The male was later released on his own recognizance.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 1:18 pm
Location: Irving Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Irving Avenue for a report of an unknown medical condition. It was later determined that a medical alarm was set off in error.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 3:45 pm
Location: North Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Dog Loose
Narrative: A caller reported finding a small white dog in her yard. Information was obtained that a second dog might be missing. Patrols located the second dog running on North Riverside Avenue and pursued it for several miles. The dog was finally recovered on Route 9 North and reunited with the dog sitter.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 6:16 pm
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: An alarm company reported a burglary alarm activation at a business on Grand Street. Patrols responded and checked the building, which appeared secure.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 9:20 pm
Location: Morningside Drive
Call Type: Fire Response
Narrative: Patrols and the Croton Fire Department responded to a residence on Morningside Drive for a report of an electrical issue. Fire personnel reported an overheating air conditioning condenser was the source of the electrical issue.
 
Date/Time: 7/27/2022 10:23 pm
Location: Croton Harmon Train Station
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Croton Harmon Train Station for a report of an emotionally disturbed person. Croton EMS and MTA Police were already on scene. The person left the scene prior to patrol arrival.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 12:43 am
Location: Croton Point Avenue
Call Type: Other
Narrative: A caller reported that his friend works at store on Croton Point Avenue and that she did not want a male subject to return to the store. Patrols responded and located the male, who was heading to the train station to return to Manhattan. No further police action was required.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 07:12 am
Location: Brook Street
Call Type: Property Damage Auto Accident
Narrative: A caller reported that he struck a dog while driving his vehicle on Brook Street. The dog owner took the dog to obtain veterinary services. Patrols responded and filed a report.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 12:05 pm
Location: Croton Harmon Train Station
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Croton Harmon Train Station for a report of a male not feeling well and off his medication. The scene was turned over to Croton EMS and MTA Police.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 6:09 pm
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Vehicle & Traffic
Narrative: A caller reported that a vehicle was tailgating him on Route 9. Patrols checked the area with negative results.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 7:29 pm
Location: Croton Police Headquarters
Call Type: Fraudulent Activities
Narrative: A resident from O'Reilly Court responded to Croton Police Headquarters to report that he was the victim of identity theft. An investigation is to follow.
 
Date/Time: 7/28/2022 9:41 pm
Location: Croton Harmon Train Station
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Croton Harmon Train Station for a report of an unconscious person. MTA Police were already on scene. Croton EMS responded and transported the patient, who was awake and responsive, to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 7/29/2022 12:25 am
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Erratic Driver
Narrative: A caller reported that a vehicle was driving all over the road on Route 9 North. Patrols checked the area with negative results.
 
Date/Time: 7/29/2022 08:10 am
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Erratic Driver
Narrative: A caller reported that a vehicle was weaving in and out of traffic on Route 9 North. Patrols checked the area with negative results.
 
Date/Time: 7/29/2022 10:40 am
Location: Briggs Lane
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Briggs Lane for a report of a male with abdominal pain. Croton EMS responded. The patient was evaluated and refused further medical attention.
 
Date/Time: 7/29/2022 11:13 am
Location: Whelan Ave
Call Type: Public Assistance
Narrative: A caller reported that she fell in her kitchen and needed assistance getting to her feet. The caller insisted that she did not require EMS. Patrols responded and assisted the caller to her feet.
 
Date/Time: 7/29/2022 2:15 pm
Location: Municipal Building
Call Type: Suspicious Incident
Narrative: A caller reported that a gathering of people was forming in the area of the Municipal Building. Patrols responded and reported that several adults were charging their electric unicycles using the charging stations.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 09:09 am
Location: Van Cortlandt Place
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: A caller reported that there was someone down in a driveway who appeared to be suffering a seizure. Patrols and Croton EMS responded. The patient was transported to Phelps Hospital by Croton EMS. Patrols located and secured two unopened bottles of liquor at the scene.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 11:56 am
Location: Route 9 South
Call Type: Vehicle & Traffic
Narrative: Peekskill Police requested assistance with a vehicle pursuit on Route 9 South involving a vehicle that was wanted in connection with a shooting. Patrols responded and assisted. The scene was turned over to Peekskill Police.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 12:39 pm
Location: Cleveland Drive
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: An alarm company reported a burglary alarm activation at a residence on Cleveland Drive. Patrols responded and checked the residence, which appeared secure.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 8:59 pm
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Property Damage Auto Accident
Narrative: A caller reported a motor vehicle accident on South Riverside Avenue. EMS responded due to airbag deployment. Patrols responded and filed a report.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 11:10 pm
Location: Croton Landing
Call Type: Alarm
Narrative: An alarm company reported an alarm activation at the comfort station at Croton Landing. Patrols responded and checked the building, which appeared secure.
 
Date/Time: 7/30/2022 11:14 pm
Location: Darby Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Darby Ave for a report of a 30-year-old female with back pain. Croton EMS responded and transported the patient to Westchester Medical Center.
 
Date/Time: 7/31/2022 02:03 am
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Vehicle & Traffic
Narrative: Ossining Police reported a possible DWI heading into Croton on Route 9 North. Patrols responded and checked the area with negative results.
 
Date/Time: 7/31/2022 08:18 am
Location: Black Rock Park
Call Type: Animal Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported that someone brought dogs to the dog park before 10:00 am. Patrols responded and informed the dog owners of the dog park hours and they left the area without incident.
Date/Time: 7/31/2022 5:04 pm
Location: Sunset Drive
Call Type: Larceny
Narrative: A caller reported that his electric lawn mower was taken. It was left near the sidewalk because the battery was dead. The caller did not want to pursue charges but wanted the incident on record.
 
Date/Time: 7/31/2022 7:04 pm
Location: Maple Street
Call Type: Public Assistance
Narrative: Patrols responded to the parking lot of a business on Maple Street to assist with a custody exchange between two parents.
 
Date/Time: 7/31/2022 9:21 pm
Location: Croton Harmon Train Station
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Croton Harmon Train Station for a report of a male experiencing chest pain. MTA Police and Croton EMS were already on scene upon arrival. The scene was turned over to Croton EMS.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 01:50 am
Location: Croton Harmon Train Station
Call Type: Assist Other Agency
Narrative: Briarcliff Manor PD requested patrols at the Croton Harmon Train Station to check for a subject that was involved in a pursuit. Patrols responded and checked the area with negative results.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 07:05 am
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Medical Aided
Narrative: A caller reported that her husband needed an ambulance. Patrols and Croton EMS responded. The patient was transported to Hudson Valley Hospital by Croton EMS.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 09:05 am
Location: Dailey Drive
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: A caller reported seeing a tree down on wires. Patrols responded and located the tree on Dailey Drive. Con Edison was notified.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 10:25 am
Location: Route 9 North
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: Patrols reported that a tree was cut down and landed on Route 9 North. The Code Enforcement officer was notified and responded.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 1:30 pm
Location: Hunter Place
Call Type: 911 Hang-up
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence for a 911 hang-up call. After making contact with the homeowner, patrols determined that it was an accidental dial.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 2:57 pm
Location: Elliot Way
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: A caller reported that an older gentleman in the area of Elliot Way appeared confused and may need assistance. Patrols responded and transported the individual back to police headquarters, where he was picked up by his son.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 3:43 pm
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Criminal Mischief
Narrative: A caller reported that his rear window was broken in the parking lot of a business on South Riverside Avenue. Patrols responded and took a report. An investigation is to follow.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 4:00 pm
Location: Mount Airy Road
Call Type: Property Damage Auto Accident
Narrative: A caller reported a single car accident on Mount Airy Road. Patrols responded and filed a report.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 5:45 pm
Location: Croton Police Headquarters
Call Type: Child Safety Seat Install
Narrative: The child safety seat technician installed a child safety seat for a local resident.
 
Date/Time: 8/1/2022 8:30 pm
Location: Croton River
Call Type: Larceny
Narrative: A caller reported that his kayak was stolen from his property near the Croton River. Patrols responded and filed a report. An investigation is to follow.