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A tricky turn
A semi-trailer truck traps a white car between its trailer and the curb while making a right turn at the Westchester Avenue and South Regent Street intersection in Port Chester at around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Courtesy of Carolee Brakewood
  • On Tuesday, Feb. 25, the Rye Brook Board of Trustees accepted a donation of 16 hand-held radios and possibly a base station for Rye Brook Police Department use. 
  • A Port Chester police officer allegedly saw a 24-year-old wearing a face mask, without goggles, driving a red and white ATV four-wheeler down Merritt Street at 11:39 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 24.

  • Last week, two out-of-towners were arrested for disorderly conduct. 
  • Porta potty fire
    Multiple porta potties were set on fire in Lyon Park during the early morning on Thursday, Feb. 13. 
  • Last week, two out-of-towners were charged for drunk driving and shoplifting.

  • Port Chester police were called to the BP Gas Station at 152 King St. at 4:06 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8, due to an alleged shoplifting incident that occurred earlier that day.

  • As a worker from Manhattan Beer Distributors was making a delivery to the Capitol Theatre on Tuesday, Feb. 4, his cellphone allegedly went missing.

  • A 147 Irving Ave. resident allegedly stole high-priced items from the Berger’s Ace Hardware store two days in a row.

  • A homeless man allegedly violently robbed a Port Chester victim at 10:20 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9.

  • Two men allegedly walked out of the Boston Post Road Kohl’s Department Store with stolen fragrances and earrings valued at $234 on Saturday, Feb. 8.

  • A woman allegedly entered the 431 Boston Post Rd. Kohl’s Department Store with an empty reusable bag from Stop & Shop on Friday, Feb. 7.

  • After Port Chester High School administrators learned a student was receiving threatening messages on social media, they contacted the police on Monday, Feb. 3.

  • Last week, four out-of-towners were arrested for disorderly conduct and driving while intoxicated.

  • Blaze engulfs bar
on Grace Church Street
    The Port Chester Fire Department responded to a large structure fire that heavily damaged a bar at 30 Grace Church St. at 3:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 4. 
  • Last week, three out-of-towners were arrested for petit larceny and grand larceny. 

  • While allegedly driving without headlights down West Putnam Avenue in Greenwich, Conn. on Sunday, Feb. 2, 20-year-old Maxwell Tafolla was pulled over by Greenwich Police. 
  • Port Chester police officers were called to a Purdy Avenue home at 10:20 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, after a family claimed a man was threatening them with a gun.

  • A man allegedly stole someone’s purse at 12:57 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, at the 267 South Ridge St. Dunkin’ doughnut shop. 
  • A Stop & Shop loss prevention officer visited the Port Chester police station on Thursday, Jan. 30, to report an alleged shoplifting incident from the day before.

  • P.C. man to serve 12 years
for Stop & Shop shooting

    A 31-year-old Port Chester man was sentenced to prison after injuring another man with a firearm in the 25 Waterfront Pl. Stop & Shop parking lot in May 2018.

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