Weekly Police Blotter: June 14 - June 20

A selection of incidents from the police blotter of the Croton-on-Hudson Police Department. Please note that the below information is public record and does not constitute all calls received by the department during the period.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 7:59 a.m.
Location: Beekman Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to the area of Beekman Avenue for a medical alert alarm. Croton EMS also responded. Alarm was set off in error.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 9:17 a.m.
Location: Croton Lake Road in Yorktown
Call Type: Burglary
Narrative: Patrol was dispatched out of the Village into the jurisdiction of Yorktown to assist with the search for a male involved in an interrupted burglary. Westchester County Police and Yorktown Police also were on scene.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 2:01 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Lost Property
Narrative: A resident of the Village came into police headquarters to file a report regarding lost property.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 2:43 p.m.
Location: Radnor Avenue
Call Type: Soliciting
Narrative: Patrol responded to the area of Radnor Avenue on a report of a solicitor going door to door without a permit. Patrol checked the area and could not locate the individual.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 2:50 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Stolen Vehicle
Narrative: A resident of the Village came into Police Headquarters to report that his vehicle was stolen. A report was filed and investigation is being conducted.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 3:02 p.m.
Location: Maple Street
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Patrol responded to a business on Maple Street where someone had dialed 911. Patrol reports nobody was at the business and nobody was in distress in the area.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 6:01 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Suspicious Incident
Narrative: A caller reported a door to a business on South Riverside Avenue was unlocked and she was able to enter the business, which at that point had been closed for the day. Patrol responded. Patrol was able to contact the manager of the business who responded and secured the building.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 6:32 p.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Larceny
Narrative: A resident of Bari Manor called to report that she received a delivery notification for items she ordered. The resident reports she never actually received the items. A police report was filed and the resident was able to contact the company’s customer service.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 6:39 p.m.
Location: Wells Avenue
Call Type: Soliciting
Narrative: Patrol responded to the area of Wells Avenue on a report of an individual soliciting without a permit. Patrols checked the area but could not locate the solicitor.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 9:43 p.m.
Location: Franklin Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence in the area of Franklin Avenue on a report of an individual having a mental health issue. Croton EMS also responded. Croton EMS transported the individual to the hospital with a Croton Police officer on board.
 
Date/Time: 6/14/21 10:56 p.m.
Location: Van Cortlandt Place
Call Type: Domestic Incident
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Van Cortlandt Place on a report of a domestic incident occurring.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 1:10 a.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Alarm - Commercial
Narrative: Patrol responded to a building on Old Post Road South due to an alarm activation. Patrol checked the building and reported that everything was secure.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 10:17 a.m.
Location: Truesdale Drive
Call Type: Village Ordinance Violation
Narrative: Patrol delivered a summons to a resident on Truesdale Drive for failing to license their dog.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 10:52 a.m.
Location: Gerstein Street
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to Gerstein Street for a male with a medical issue. Croton EMS also responded and transported the male to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 10:57 a.m.
Location: Oneida Avenue
Call Type: Village Ordinance Violation
Narrative: Patrol delivered a summons to a resident on Oneida Avenue for failing to license their dog.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 11:18 a.m.
Location: Lexington Drive
Call Type: Village Ordinance Violation
Narrative: Patrol delivered a summons to a resident of Lexington Drive for failing to license their dog.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 11:27 a.m.
Location: Thompson Avenue
Call Type: Parking Complaint
Narrative: Caller reported that vehicles are parking on Thompson Avenue near PVC School in the afternoon to pick up their children from the school at dismissal time. The vehicles are blocking driveways and making it difficult for other cars to pass through. Patrols to check on the location at dismissal times.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 1:47 p.m.
Location: Veterans Plaza
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to the Croton Harmon Train Station on a report of a train arriving with a person on board having a medical issue. Upon arrival, patrols determined that the individual had gotten off the train prior to arrival in Croton.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 3:23 p.m.
Location: Lounsbury Road
Call Type: Vehicle Lockout
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Lounsbury Road to assist a motorist who had locked her keys inside her vehicle.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 4:46 p.m.
Location: Oneida Avenue
Call Type: Utility Problem
Narrative: A resident of Oneida Avenue reported a low hanging wire. Patrols responded to the area and report the wire is low but not in traffic at this time. Resident is contacting the cable company.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 5:39 p.m.
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: Patrol responded to the area of Grand Street on a report of children playing on recently laid pavement. The youths had left the area upon patrol arrival.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 6:02 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Drive
Call Type: Soliciting
Narrative: A resident of Cleveland Drive reported a solicitor came to her house, and when she asked him for a business card he didn’t have one and left. Patrols responded to the area but could not locate the individual.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 6:45 p.m.
Location: Wolf Road
Call Type: Soliciting
Narrative: A resident of Wolf Road reported an individual soliciting without a permit. Patrols responded and located the individual, spoke to the individual’s supervisor, and warned/advised them of the Village ordinance requiring a permit.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 7:28 p.m.
Location: Bungalow Road
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Patrol responded to the Duck Pond Park on a report of a person sleeping on a bench. Patrol checked on the individual who said he did not need help and was just resting.
 
Date/Time: 6/15/21 8:45 p.m.
Location: Hillside Avenue
Call Type: Suspicious Incident
Narrative: A resident called to report seeing a youth outside her residence. When the youth left she went outside and noticed her shovel was missing. Patrol responded and interviewed the caller. Patrol reports shovel may not be stolen but misplaced on the property at this time.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 9:50 a.m.
Location: Brook Street
Call Type: Parking Complaint
Narrative: Parking Enforcement responded to the area of Brook Street for a vehicle parked on the street with no license plates.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 10:10 a.m.
Location: Albany Post Road
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: Patrol responded to the area of Albany Post Road on a report of a trailer blocking a lane of traffic. Patrol reports locating a trailer belonging to a company doing road work in the area. Patrol was able to have the company move the trailer off the roadway.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 12:34 p.m.
Location: Albany Post Road
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol received a call regarding a female having a medical issue at Skyview Nursing Home. Croton EMS was contacted and responded to the scene.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 12:48 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Alarm - Commercial
Narrative: Patrol responded to a business on South Riverside Avenue for a panic alarm activation. Patrols advised that technicians were on scene testing the alarm.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 4:52 p.m.
Location: Croton Point Avenue
Call Type: Mutual Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to Croton Point Avenue to assist the Westchester County Police who had stopped a stolen vehicle on that roadway.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 5:48 p.m.
Location: Albany Post Road
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: A caller was requesting an ambulance for an individual on Albany Post Road. Croton EMS was contacted and responded to the scene.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 5:57 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Drive
Call Type: Lost Property
Narrative: A caller reported losing her phone in the area of Cleveland Drive. Patrols were unable to locate the phone. Caller called back to report finding her phone.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 6:10 p.m.
Location: Glengary Road
Call Type: Suspicious Vehicle
Narrative: A caller reported being followed from Tarrytown to Glengary Road by a black Infiniti vehicle. Patrols responded to the area and located the vehicle involved in the area of Glengary Road. Patrols report vehicle was occupied by private investigators on an assignment.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 8:19 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Larceny
Narrative: Patrol responded to a business on South Riverside Avenue on a report of an attempted larceny of merchandise that just occurred. Patrols did not locate the suspect involved. Investigation is being conducted.
 
Date/Time: 6/16/21 8:44 p.m.
Location: Hunter Place
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Hunter Place on a report of a male having a medical issue. Croton EMS also responded and transported the male to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 3:03 a.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Animal Complaint
Narrative: Patrols responded to the area of Vassallo Park on a report of loud animal noises coming from the area. Patrols did not locate any noises.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 7:21 a.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Animal Complaint
Narrative: A resident of Old Post Road South reported seeing a coyote in his backyard. Patrol responded and the animal had left the area.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 7:56 a.m.
Location: Maple Street
Call Type: Hazardous Condition
Narrative: A caller reported that there was a traffic issue on Maple Street in the area of the PVC school steps due to the construction in that area. Caller reported that there were no flaggers and it was hard to pass through. Patrols responded and reports that all traffic was in order and there were no issues.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 8:11 a.m.
Location: Nordica Drive
Call Type: Harassment
Narrative: A caller, who works for a house cleaning services, reported being harassed by her boss while at a house she cleans in the area of Nordica Drive. Patrols responded to the scene as well as a Spanish-speaking officer from the Village of Ossining Police. Croton EMS was also contacted and responded to the scene and transported the caller to the hospital. Investigation is being conducted.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 8:48 a.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrols responded to South Riverside Avenue on a report of a male who had fallen off a scooter. EMS was also contacted and responded. The male was transported by the Ossining Volunteer Ambulance Corps to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 10:54 a.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Order of Protection Violation
Narrative: A resident of the Village came into Police HQ to report a violation of an order of protection. Investigation being conducted.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 11:56 a.m.
Location: Cedar Lane
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Patrol received a 911 hang up call from a residence in the area of Cedar Lane. Patrols responded and reported that 911 was dialed in error by a resident.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 1:34 p.m.
Location: Maple Street
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Maple Street for a female with a medical issue. Croton EMS also responded and transported the female to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 4:11 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Narrative: Patrols responded to the parking lot of a business on South Riverside Avenue for a motor vehicle accident.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 5:04 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Civil Dispute
Narrative: Patrols responded to a business on South Riverside Avenue for a dispute. Patrols were able to mediate the dispute between a customer and employee.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 7:22 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Alarm - Commercial
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Municipal Building for an alarm activation. Patrols checked the building and reported that contractors set off the alarm in error.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 7:44 p.m.
Location: Penfield Avenue
Call Type: Animal Complaint
Narrative: A caller requested patrols to respond to her residence in the area of Penfield Avenue to check on a squirrel that was next to her daughter’s vehicle. Caller was not sure if the squirrel was dead or sick. Patrols responded and confirmed squirrel had passed away.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 10:26 p.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Public Assistance
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence in the area of Bari Manor to assist a male who had fallen and could not get up. While on scene patrols also requested EMS response. Croton EMS responded but did not transport the male to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/17/21 10:40 p.m.
Location: Albany Post Road
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Police desk received a call regarding a female in the area of Albany Post Road having a medical issue. Croton EMS was contacted and responded to the scene.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 4:57 a.m.
Location: Glengary Road
Call Type: Alarm - Residential
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence in the area of Glengary Road for a fire alarm activation. Croton Fire Department also responded. Croton Fire Department determined all to be in order at the residence.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 5:46 a.m.
Location: Whelan Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Whelan Avenue for a female having a medical issue. Croton EMS also responded and transported the female to the hospital.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 10:30 a.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Property Lost
Narrative: A caller reported losing her wallet at a business on South Riverside Avenue. The caller called back a short time later reporting she had located her wallet.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 11:25 a.m.
Location: Yorktown Road, Town of Cortlandt
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Westchester County Police requested Croton Police respond to the top of the Croton Dam on a report of a suicidal male that may be at that location. Patrols responded but could not locate the individual involved. Westchester County Police called back shortly after and reported locating that individual at his residence outside of Croton.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 2:45 p.m.
Location: Municipal Place
Call Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Narrative: Patrol responded to Municipal Place for a motor vehicle accident.
Date/Time: 6/18/21 4:23 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Suspicious Incident
Narrative: A resident called to report having an incident with the mother of one of her son’s friends. Juveniles are involved and the resident caller will follow up with other appropriate contacts at this time.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 6:24 p.m.
Location: Glengary Road
Call Type: Alarm - Residential
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Glengary Road due to an activated burglar alarm. Patrols encountered an individual on scene who was not the resident. Patrols were able to identify the individual and speak with the resident homeowner who has given permission for the individual involved to be at the residence.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 7:54 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Alarm - Commercial
Narrative: Patrols responded to the Municipal Building for an alarm activation. Patrols report contractors working on scene set the alarm off by accident.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 8:13 p.m.
Location: Gerstein Street
Call Type: Missing Person
Narrative: A caller reported that her child was missing from the field at the CET school. Patrols responded to the location. Patrols report speaking to individuals involved and determined that the child walked home. Caller was contacted and confirmed child did walk home and all was okay.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 8:39 p.m.
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Vehicle & Traffic
Narrative: Patrols responded to the area of Grand Street near Old Post Road North for a vehicle revving its engine. Patrols did not locate the vehicle involved.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 8:55 p.m.
Location: Route 9
Call Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Narrative: A caller reported observing a vehicle on Route 9 that may have been in an accident. Patrols responded to the area but could not locate the vehicle.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 10:23 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Disorderly Persons
Narrative: Patrol responded to the parking lot of the Croton Commons on a report of several youths on skateboards and in a vehicle acting disorderly. Patrols report interviewing three youths who left the area without incident.
Date/Time: 6/18/21 10:24 p.m.
Location: Half Moon Bay Drive
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported several vehicles parked near the beach area at the south end of the Half Moon Bay Drive. Caller reported individuals involved were being very noisy. Patrols responded and did not locate any individuals or vehicles.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 10:55 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Dispute
Narrative: A caller reported a verbal dispute occurring in front of a business on South Riverside Avenue. Patrols responded but there were no arguments or disputes occurring.
 
Date/Time: 6/18/21 11:04 p.m.
Location: Nordica Drive
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported several individuals making noise at Mayo’s Landing. Patrols responded but could not locate any individuals or noise.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 12:23 a.m.
Location: Mayo’s Landing
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported individuals being loud at Mayo’s Landing. Patrol responded again and did not locate anybody at that location.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 12:42 a.m.
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: A caller reported a male sleeping in his vehicle on Grand Street. Patrols responded to check on the male. Male appeared okay but was tired. Vehicle was legally parked on Grand Street and patrols gave the individual a courtesy ride to his residence.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 6:19 a.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported a camper parked in the lot of the Croton Commons with a generator running. Patrols responded and had the individual turn the generator off.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 9:56 a.m.
Location: Albany Post Road
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Patrol desk received a call from a resident of the Skyview Nursing Home requesting a nurse to come and check on her. Desk officer was able to contact staff and they will check on the caller.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 12:12 p.m.
Location: Skyview Nursing Home
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol desk received a call from the Skyview Nursing Home requesting ambulances for two patients. Croton EMS was contacted and responded to the scene.
Date/Time: 6/19/21 12:12 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Motor Vehicle Accident
Narrative: Patrol responded to a motor vehicle accident that occurred in a parking lot of a business on South Riverside Avenue.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 12:48 p.m.
Location: Ackerman Court
Call Type: Fire Response
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Ackerman Court on a report of an odor of burning wires in the residence. Croton Fire Department also responded.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 1:00 p.m.
Location: Van Wyck Street
Call Type: Property Lost
Narrative: Caller reported that her son lost his wallet somewhere in the Village.
 
Date/Time: 6/19/21 3:15 p.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Property Found
Narrative: Caller located a Coach purse. Owner of the property was contacted and property was picked up at Police HQ.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 6:31 a.m.
Location: South Riverside Avenue
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported that landscapers were using leaf blowers prior to the allowed time. Patrols responded and corrected the condition.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 10:11 a.m.
Location: Croton Point Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Westchester County Police requested assistance with a child that is injured in the Croton Point Park. Patrols responded to the area. Croton EMS also responded and transported the child to the hospital. Westchester County Police were also on scene.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 11:25 a.m.
Location: Old Post Road South
Call Type: Fraudulent Activities
Narrative: A resident of Bari Manor reported being the victim of possible fraud. Investigation to be conducted.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 11:39 a.m.
Location: Mount Airy Road
Call Type: Domestic Incident
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence in the area of Mount Airy Road for a domestic dispute. After conducting an investigation, patrols arrested a 30-year-old resident of The Bronx for Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and Attempted Assault in the 3rd Degree. The defendant was arraigned in front of the Croton Village Justice and was released on his own recognizance.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 2:44 p.m.
Location: Nordica Drive
Call Type: Noise Complaint
Narrative: A caller reported hearing very loud music coming from Mayo’s Landing. Patrols and Park Rangers checked the area but could not locate any loud music.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 2:55 p.m.
Location: Veterans Plaza
Call Type: Alarm – Commercial
Narrative: Patrols responded to a business on Veterans Plaza for an alarm activation. Patrols checked the business and reported that all appeared secure.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 3:03 p.m.
Location: Croton Point Avenue
Call Type: Welfare Check
Narrative: Patrols responded to the BP Gas Station on Croton Point Avenue on a report of a male on the ground in the parking lot. Patrols arrived and requested EMS response. Croton EMS responded to the scene. While being treated, the male physically assaulted the paramedic on scene. Male was transported to the hospital with a patrol officer on board. Upon release from the hospital, the 50-year-old resident of Montrose was charged with Assault in the 2nd Degree. The defendant was arraigned in front of the Associate Village Justice and was released on cash bail.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 3:55 p.m.
Location: Route 9
Call Type: Erratic Vehicle
Narrative: A caller reported a vehicle weaving in and out of traffic on Route 9. The caller said the vehicle exited at Municipal Place. Patrols checked the area but could not locate the vehicle.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 4:18 p.m.
Location: Young Avenue
Call Type: Utility Problem
Narrative: Several callers reported sewage coming from a manhole cover in the street on Young Avenue. Patrols responded and confirmed the condition. Department of Public Works was contacted and responded to handle the situation.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 4:37 p.m.
Location: Croton Point Avenue
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Westchester County Police called requesting assistance for a female with an injury at Croton Point Park. Desk officer contacted Croton EMS who responded and handled the situation.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 5:36 p.m.
Location: Truesdale Drive
Call Type: Village Ordinance Violation
Narrative: Park Ranger reported a vehicle parked on the roadway going down into the Silver Lake Park near the beach area. Patrols responded and advised the individual who then left the area.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 5:42 p.m.
Location: Veterans Plaza
Call Type: Property Found
Narrative: A civilian came into police headquarters to drop off a wallet she had found on the train.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 5:43 p.m.
Location: Sunset Drive
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrols responded to a residence on Sunset Drive for a medical alert activation. Patrols were able to assist the resident who had fallen and could not get up.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 5:49 p.m.
Location: Cleveland Drive
Call Type: Property Found
Narrative: A caller reported locating a child stroller on the Croton Gorge Trail. The Park Ranger responded and returned the stroller to police headquarters.
 
Date/Time: 6/20/21 9:17 p.m.
Location: Grand Street
Call Type: Medical Aid
Narrative: Patrol responded to a residence on Grand Street for a female with injuries from a fall. Croton EMS also responded and transported the female to the hospital.