Police Blotter: Harrison 5-2-2014

Collected at the Harrison Police station on Friday, April 25, at 9:30 p.m.



April 8

At 10:44 a.m., police stopped a vehicle traveling on Lake Street because of a broken taillight. The traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a 55-year-old Harrison resident, who appeared to be driving under the influence. The man was charged with DWAI, as well as the possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia and released on bail.


At 12:33 p.m., police stopped a car on Halstead Avenue that was driving with a cracked windshield. A subsequent background check indicated the driver, a 31-year-old man, was driving with a suspended license. He was processed without incident.


April 10

At 2:01 p.m., police pulled over a driver for texting while operating a vehicle on Harrison Avenue. Police determined the driver, a 39-year-old man, was operating the vehicle with a suspended license and the vehicle had lapsed insurance.


At 5:05 p.m., a traffic stop for texting revealed a woman, 21, was driving with a revoked license. The license had been revoked for a prior alcohol conviction.


April 12

A traffic stop at 9:46 a.m. on Harrison Avenue revealed that a man, 48, was operating a vehicle with suspended driving privileges.


Police pulled over a car traveling on Halsted Avenue at 2:10 p.m. The driver of the car, a 59-year-old man, told police the car was a friend’s and he could not find the documents for the automobile. After checking the police database, it was determined the registration on the car was suspended.


A man, 33, was arrested on Beechwood Avenue after a routine warrant inquiry revealed he had an outstanding warrant in Greenburgh.


April 13

Police pulled over a car on White Plains Avenue at 1:31 a.m. for operating without its headlights on. The stop revealed a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. Police found a marijuana roach in the ashtray of the car and arrested the passenger, who admitted it was his.


A car stopped for speeding at 2 a.m. on Anderson Hill Road was being operated by a man, 48, who was driving without a valid license.


At 6:34 p.m., a man, 51, was arrested for endangering the welfare of four children on Taylor Avenue. The man admitted to making inappropriate remarks about his genitals to the youths and was charged with four counts of endangering youths and served an order of protection.


April 16

After police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Halstead Avenue at 8:45 a.m., the driver of one vehicle, a 22-year-old man, was placed under arrest for failure to answer a summons in Mamaroneck.


April 17

After a vehicle was pulled over for speeding at 12:59 a.m. on Mamaroneck Avenue, the passenger of the car, a 22-year-old man, was placed under arrest for the possession of marijuana.


April 18

Police stopped a vehicle on Bowman Avenue at 9:31 p.m. after the license plate reader indicated the car had a suspended registration. The stop also revealed the vehicle’s driver, a 21-year-old man, was operating the car without a valid driver’s license.


April 19

Police stopped a car with a suspended registration on the eastbound ramp of Interstate 287 at 9:17 p.m. to find a strong smell of marijuana emanating from the car. The vehicle’s operator stated some passengers in the car recently smoked marijuana in the vehicle. A search turned up traces of marijuana residue and a clear Ziploc baggie.


During another car stop at 9:54 p.m. on Westchester Avenue, police noticed the aroma of burnt marijuana coming from the car. The driver, a 25-year-old, admitted to smoking earlier in the day. Trace amounts of residue were found in the vehicle, which was impounded. A subsequent search of the vehicle also revealed nine large bags containing marijuana and marijuana-infused brownies, as well as
an electronic scale indicated the sale
of contraband.


April 20

A traffic stop on Locust Avenue revealed the smell of marijuana in the vehicle. Police found a marijuana cigarette leading to the arrest of the driver, a 30-year-old man, for unlawful possession of marijuana.