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On Friday, April 23, at 6:17 p.m. a resident of Guard Hill Road, Bedford, reported an unwanted female at his home. He said the woman worked for him several years ago and they had an intimate relationship at the time, but he had not seen her since then. 

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Police and EMS responded to a call at 1:10 a.m. on Saturday, April 24 regarding a female, 50, who was having an apparent panic attack. The patient was found to have reportedly ingested candy containing THC. She was transported to Northern Westchester Hospital by Pound Ridge Volunteer Ambulan…

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On Friday, April 16, shortly after midnight, 12:05 a.m.,  Bedford police responded to a report of an intoxicated male screaming on Katonah Avenue, Katonah; they located the described subject lying face down in the parking lot of a bar on Bedford Road. The man was incoherent and uncooperative…

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On Friday, April 9, at 12:37 p.m., police responded to Katonah Avenue near Jay Street for a report of an erratic driver. They saw a man behind the wheel who was unable to speak or properly operate his vehicle. He was ordered to put the car in park and roll down the window but was unable to f…

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Police and EMS responded to the scene of a motorcycle accident at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 9. The incident involved a male, 52, who slammed on his brakes to avoid a truck and flew over his handlebars onto the road. The subject reported shoulder, hand and leg pain. Pound Ridge Volunteer Ambula…

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On Tuesday, March 30, at 8: 54 a.m., police received numerous reports of cars being rummaged through in Katonah overnight; reports were received between 8:54 a.m. and 10:26 a.m. from callers on Allison Road, Leslie Lane and Old Katonah Drive. 

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On Monday, March 22 at 8:17 p.m., police were dispatched to Ridgeland Road, South Salem, for a report of past burglaries. Upon arrival, police met with the resident, who stated that over the past couple months, she believed an intruder came into her home and stole money and medication.

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On Thursday, March 25, at 12:32 p.m. Bedford police and fire departments went to a home on Pine Brook Road, Bedford, for a report of a dog stuck in a recliner. They saw a dog with its head stuck between the bars. Firefighters used hydraulic equipment to free the dog. 

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A report of burning wires brought police to Pinebrook Road at 5 p.m.on Friday, March 26. Pound Ridge Fire Department met officers on scene and closed the road. New York State Electric and Gas was notified and responded to make repairs.

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On Friday, March 19 at 9:09 p.m., police were dispatched to Pound Ridge Road, South Salem, for a harassment complaint involving a goat. Upon arrival, an officer met with a man, who stated he worked with a group called Animal Nation and had come to remove the goat from the residence, which he…

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 On Thursday, March 18, 2:12 p.m., a resident of Cherry Street, Katonah, reported he and his parents were the victims of a scam after the man’s mother said her power would be turned off due to unpaid utility bills. 

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Police were dispatched to Westchester Avenue for a complaint regarding a barking dog at 6:26 a.m. on Wednesday, March 17. An officer made contact with the dog owner’s roommate and the issue was corrected. No further action was required.

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Police responded to a call on Thursday, March 11 just after 1 p.m. for a possibly sick raccoon stuck in a dumpster on Westchester Avenue. Officers observed the raccoon make its way out of the dumpster and scamper into the woods. It did not appear sick and no further action was required.

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With little fanfare or controversy, the Bedford Town Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to accept and adopt the final report and recommendations of the town’s Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative Committee. The entire review and adoption process took less than half an hour. 

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The Pound Ridge Criminal Justice Reform and Reinvention Committee held a public hearing this week to review the draft report of its policing reform plan, winning wide praise from members of the public and town officials.

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A Pound Ridge police sergeant received a call regarding a hiker and his dog lost in Ward Pound Ridge Reservation at approximately 5:28 p.m. on Thursday, March 4. The sergeant dispatched police to the reservation and contacted the Westchester County Department of Public Safety dispatch. Along…

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On Sunday, March 7 at 9 p.m., police responded to Laurel Road, South Salem, for a report of a single-car accident. Police found that the vehicle had been traveling too fast, crossed the road and drove into a utility pole and bushes. It also caused damage to cobblestone driveway blocks and a …

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 Patrick McSweeney, 51, of Bedford, was arrested March 1, at 11:33 p.m. on Bedford Road, Bedford Hills, after police observed him driving slowly and swerving over the center line. 

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On Sunday, Feb. 28 at 9:45 a.m., police responded to Spring Street, South Salem, for a report of a damaged mailbox. Upon arrival, an officer found the mailbox on the ground approximately 6-feet off the road with a broken post.Two mailboxes at nearby houses were also found damaged by police. …

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Police responded to the scene of a one-car accident on Bedford Road, Katonah, at 11:32 p.m., Feb. 28. On arrival, they saw a car that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Bedford and Huntville roads. The airbag was deployed. 

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On Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 1 p.m. a complainant came to police headquarters to report that an unknown person had attempted to file an unemployment insurance claim in their name with the New York State Department of Labor. The complainant notified the state Department of Labor’s fraud department …

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Police were dispatched to the Town Park at 5 p.m. on Feb. 18 following a report of people skating on the pond while the “No Skating” sign was posted. Officers responded and instructed the skaters to leave the ice. The skaters complied and no further action was required. Here's what else happ…

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On Sunday, Feb. 14 at 6 p.m. police were informed of an accident involving a single vehicle and a deer that took place on Salem Road. No tow was required, and the driver did not sustain injuries. The New York State Department of Transportation was notified to remove the deer, which perished.

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On Monday, Feb. 8, at7:43 p.m., Bedford olice went to a home on Mustato Road, Katonah, after a man said his dog was not returned to him by the dog’s co-owner. The caller, age 79, said the dog’s co-custodian refused to bring him home.

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Police were dispatched to Old Mill River Road at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3 for a report of fraud. The complainant reported receiving documentation from the New York Department of Labor that stated an application for unemployment benefits had been filled out in their name. …

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 The Town of Bedford’s Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative Committee will present its recommendations to the public Thursday, Feb. 18, at 5:30 pm. The committee will present its draft report via Zoom, with community members welcome to join, ask questions and provide feedback. 

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Police were dispatched to Indian Hill Road just after 9 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28 for a report of past property damage. The homeowner told police an unknown vehicle had hit their fence and left the area. Police took down a report of the incident. 

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On the heels of the Criminal Justice Reform Committee’s community survey results, Pound Ridge Police Chief David Ryan said this week that the department will institute changes to help improve its communications and messaging.

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Police, Pound Ridge Fire Department, and Pound Ridge Volunteer Ambulance Corps were dispatched to Pinebrook Road for a male motorcyclist, 57, who had unspecified injuries from an accident on Friday, Jan. 23 at 4:30 p.m. The subject was transported to Stamford Hospital Trauma Center by PRVAC.…

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On Thursday, Jan. 14 at 7:41 p.m., police were dispatched to Vista Market for a report of disorderly conduct. Upon arrival, police interviewed a Vista Market employee, who stated that at approximately 7:40 p.m., he observed several men get involved in a physical altercation in the parking lot.

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Police responded to a call on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at 8 p.m. from a resident on Peters Lane who said a possum was stationed under the living room couch. The officer was able to remove the animal without incident. Here's what else happened in the Pound Ridge police blotter covering the period of J…

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On Monday, Dec. 14 at 3:15 p.m., police were dispatched to Lake Kitchawan Drive, South Salem, for a criminal mischief investigation. Upon arrival, police interviewed a resident who stated that sometime between 4 p.m. on Dec. 11, and 3:15 p.m. on Dec. 14, an unknown person broke the outer gla…

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Jennifer Mitchell, 46, of Katonah, was arrested Jan. 3 at 8:50 p.m. on Katonah Avenue, Katonah, charged with driving while intoxicated, first offense. 

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Police were dispatched to Kitchawan Road for hunters trespassing on private property at 9:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 22. Although the subjects presented the responding officer with a valid hunting license, they were informed that they needed the property owner’s permission to hunt in the area.…