The Rye Police Benevolent Association filed a lawsuit against the City of Rye on Jan. 29 to recall parts of the arbitration decision reached on Oct. 23, 2013. The police union had been operating under the parameters of an expired contract dating back to 2008. File photo

Police Blotter

Oct. 19
At 1:20 p.m., a Phillps Lane resident reported that a man was disrobing to fish on the rocks behind the property. Police located the man and asked him to leave the area.

At 6:03 p.m., police were called to Hix Avenue with reports of a suspicious person camped along the road. The woman was a party performer and on her way to the location of her party.

Police were alerted to a solicitor knocking on doors on Bennett Street at 7:01 p.m. The police could not find the man when they responded to the call.

Police were called to Forest Avenue at 8:49 p.m. after a resident reported 40 or 50 youths tossing garbage cans in the area. The youths dispersed when the police arrived.

At 9:53 p.m., police responded to reports of youths smashing pumpkins on Halsted Place. The youths were gone on arrival.

Oct. 20
At 12:58 a.m., police were called to Depot Plaza after hearing reports of youths running across the train tracks. Police turned the youths over to their parents.

Oct. 21
An Oakwood Avenue man called police at 7:21 p.m. to report that his tires had been slashed.
At 11:14 a.m., a Saint Vincent’s Hospital security guard alerted police that he was at Station Plaza with a man reporting to be a victim of larceny. The man’s phone had been stolen and has not been recovered.
At 9:52 p.m., police were called to Rye Playland after hearing reports of motorcycle drag races being held in the Playland parking lot.

Oct. 22
At 3:31 p.m., police were called to an Overlook Place residence when a live-in aide reported that a patient was bleeding out of his catheter. EMS responded and the patient was transferred to Greenwich Hospital.

Police were called to Purchase Street at 3:35 p.m., on a complaint that a neighbor’s loud television was preventing a resident’s two-year-old child from falling asleep. The neighbor was not home, and the incident was described as an ongoing problem.

Police were called to the Town Dock Tavern on Purdy Street, at 4:41 p.m., after a male patron suffered a seizure. EMS transported the man to Greenwich Hospital.

Oct. 23
At 8:49 a.m., police responded to School Street where a Coca-Cola truck had knocked down some wires.
A walk-in to police headquarters at 2:57 p.m. reported a stolen license plate and vandalism to a vehicle.

Oct. 24
At 1:54 p.m., a Greenhaven Road resident reported that sunglasses were stolen from a parked vehicle.
Police received reports of youths possibly throwing rocks at cars on Franklin Avenue at 10:54 p.m.

Oct. 25
At 8:39 p.m., police were called to Old Post Road when people complained about youths jumping on a car roof. The youths were last seen running towards Theodore Fremd Avenue.
At 9:32 p.m., two females reported that a man in a red sweater and hat came into the Rye Recreation Center on Midland Avenue and attempted to rob them at knife-point.

Oct. 26
A Purchase Street resident reported that a cellphone had been stolen from a parked vehicle at 1:29 p.m.

Police responded to a 10:32 p.m. call about an underage party with booze and marijuana that was taking place on Rye Beach Avenue. Those who attended ran when police arrived, but police did speak with the son of the homeowners to warn him of the danger of hosting a party.

At 10:45 p.m., police were dispatched to Rye Golf Club on Boston Post Road after a dancer fell and believed she broke her hip. EMS responded to the scene.

Oct. 27
At 6:10 p.m., police were alerted when a 12-year-old resident found a cloth bag with marijuana, a grinder and baggies in Rye Town Park.
Police were contacted at 10:25 p.m., concerning posts on facebook made by a 21-year-old resident. Police contacted the mother of the social media user, who said she was aware of the posts and was taking appropriate action.

Oct. 28
At 3:51 p.m., police were called to Rye Neck High School with reports of a possible youth assault.

Oct. 30
A motorist flagged down police at 5:32 p.m. on Boston Post Road after being involved in a hit and run accident. The suspect who fled the scene was driving a white Cadillac and could not be located.

At both 8:46 p.m. and 9:53 p.m., police received reports of youths throwing eggs on Grace Church Street and Drake Avenue, respectively.

Oct. 31
At 8:27 p.m., a resident called police to report that youths had broken a streetlight on Walnut Street and were jumping on a car’s hood. The youths were gone when police arrived at the scene.

A Ridgewood Drive resident reported, at 9:21 p.m., that his mailbox had been vandalized.
At 11:01 p.m. police dispersed a group of youths gathered in Gagliardo Park.

Nov. 1
A Brevoort Lane resident reported, at 10:48 p.m., that his house had been egged.