News Flash

Posted on: September 14, 2021

New York State Attorney General Letitia James Community Gun Buyback

New Rochelle - Sept. 17 (002) (1)

The Office of the Attorney General will be holding a Westchester County Gun Buyback event on Friday, September 17th at Bethesda Baptist Church in New Rochelle with District Attorney Mimi Rocah and County Executive George Latimer, in collaboration with the...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Shots Fired - Criminal Possession of a Weapon - Arrest made

NRPD Press Release

On September 6th, 2021, at about 11:13pm, New Rochelle Police Officers on patrol heard gun shots coming from the Heritage Homes housing complex.  

Responding officers observed people fleeing the area but were not able to locate a shooter or victim...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Prostitution - Arrest made

NRPD Press Release

On the evening of September 8th, 2021, New Rochelle Police concluded an investigation into prostitution occurring at the Green Rivage Spa, located at 514 Main St. New Rochelle Police Detectives arrested 2 women who were subsequently charged with Penal Law...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Arrest Warrant Leads to Gun Arrest

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On August 25th, at approximately 7:47 p.m., the New Rochelle Police Department received information that an individual with an active arrest warrant was entering a vehicle at North Avenue and Lockwood Avenue. 

New Rochelle Police Officers stopped ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Obscenity Arrest Made

NRPD Press Release

On August 25th at 12:38 pm, an adult female appeared at Police Headquarters and reported the following. At about 8:10 am, while walking in the vicinity of 211 North Avenue, she noticed a male following her. As the female boarded the bus, another female st...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Commercial Burglaries - Arrest made

NRPD Press Release

Over two consecutive nights of August 10th and 11th, New Rochelle Police investigated reports of four commercial burglaries reported in the same general vicinity in the South West area of New Rochelle.  New Rochelle Police Detectives conducted a ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Criminal Possession of a Weapon – Ghost Gun - Arrest made

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On July 15th, at about 11:16pm, New Rochelle Police Officers on patrol heard multiple gun shots coming from the Heritage Homes housing complex.  

Responding officers observed a male leaving the area and a subsequent stop of this individual found h...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Criminal Possession of a Weapon - Arrest made

NRPD Press Release

On July 14th, at about 10:42pm, a traffic stop was conducted by New Rochelle Police Department Officers after they observed a vehicle pass through steady red lights at two different intersections.   The vehicle was stopped by police near the corn...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Stabbing - Arrests made

NRPD Press Release

On July 2nd, at about 2:25 p.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers responded to North Avenue and Huguenot Street on a report of a stabbing of an Uber driver. 

Subsequent investigation revealed the following:  An Uber driver picked u...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Slashing

NRPD Press Release

On July 2nd, at about 11:59 p.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers responded to the vicinity of 290 Union Avenue on a report of a victim with a slash wound to the face.

Upon arrival, Officers located a 57-year-old male on the ground with a slash wou...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Strong Arm Robbery – Two Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On July 1st, at about 11:27 p.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers responded to 114 Union Avenue on a report of a robbery. 

Subsequent investigation revealed the following: the victim, an adult male reported he was walking on Union Ave whil...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Traffic Stop Leads to Gun Arrest

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On June 26th, at approximately 6:45 a.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers conducted a traffic stop at Huguenot Street and North Avenue for erratic driving.

The driver, Haji Jacobs aged 29 of New Castle, Pennsylvania, was found to be in possession o...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Shot Fired- Suspect Sought

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 On June 19th, at approximately 4:05 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on the 100 block of Drake Avenue report of a gun shot. 

Subsequent investigation revealed that the resident, while asleep in the livi...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 17, 2021

Shooting - Suspects Arrested

NRPD Press Release

On June 16th, at approximately 10:42 p.m., NYPD contacted the New Rochelle Police Department, and advised that a 20-year-old male, Tairus White-Edney had walked into Jacobi Hospital with a gunshot wound to his foot. He advised NYPD that he had be...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Shooting - Suspect Arrested

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On this date, at approximately 11:46 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on Horton Avenue on a report of a gunshot victim.

 Subsequent investigation revealed that an adult male, while on the second floor of...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Abduction - Arrest Made

On June 14th at approximately 5:30 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on Leviness Place on a report of an Abduction.   

Upon arrival, Subsequent investigation revealed that at approximately 4:30 a.m., a 32...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Criminal Contempt Warrant Leads to Gun Possession/Attempted Murder Charges

NRPD Press Release

On June 10th, at approximately 11:02 p.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers observed an occupied, parked vehicle on Crescent Avenue. The Officers knew the identity of one of the occupants, and knew that he had an outstanding warrant for cr...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Bronx Homicide Suspect – Arrest Made

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On June 6th, a Detective from the New York City Police Department Bronx Homicide Division contacted the New Rochelle Police Department regarding a home invasion robbery in which the victim was shot and killed. The Detective believed that the susp...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Strong-Arm Robbery- Suspect Sought

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On June 4, at approximately at 3:32 pm, New Rochelle Police Officers responded to Palmer Avenue and Stephenson Boulevard on a report of a strong-arm robbery. 

Upon Arrival Officers interviewed the victim, an adult male and New Rochelle resident. H...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Harbor Unit Rescues Three After Sailboat Accident

On May 31st at about 6:44 p.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded in Marine I to the Long Island Sound, Davenport Reef, on a report that a 27-foot sailboat had been involved in an accident.

 While en route, the officers were advised that the ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2021

New Rochelle Police Investigating Reported Carjacking/Robbery

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At 11:40 pm on May 27, 2021, New Rochelle police officers were dispatched to 132 Beechwood Ave on a report of an armed robbery of a motor vehicle. 

A 39-year-old New Rochelle resident reported that after he pulled into his driveway and exited his ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Harbor Unit Rescues Kayaker in Distress

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On May 23rd at about 2:41 p.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded in Marine I to Middle Ground in the Long Island Sound, report of a kayaker in distress. This is a rocky area just outside of the channel by David’s Island.

The kayaker had adv...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2021

Bank Robbery – Arrest Made

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On this date, at approximately 9:48 a.m., New Rochelle Police Department Officers responded to 270 North Avenue-Chase Bank, on a report of a Bank Robbery in progress.

Subsequent investigation revealed that the suspect had handed a teller a note, stating &a...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Self-Inflicted Wound leads to Gun Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On May 14th, at approximately 5:24 p.m., New Rochelle Montefiore Hospital contacted New Rochelle Police to advise a gunshot victim had walked in to the Emergency Room.  

Subsequent investigation by New Rochelle Police Detectives revealed the follo...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Assist Westchester County Probation – Gun Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On this date, at approximately 10:22 a.m., New Rochelle Police responded to 420 North Avenue to assist Westchester County Probation Officers with a weapons arrest that had just occurred. 

Upon the arrival of responding Officers, the suspect was al...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2021

$10,000 Reward for info leading to suspect in May 1 New Rochelle Murder

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Westchester District Attorney Miriam E. Rocah, FBI Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Office William F. Sweeney, Jr., and New Rochelle Police Commissioner Joseph Schaller today announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the suspects i...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Armed Robbery- Three Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On May 3rd, at approximately at 11:55 p.m., a New Rochelle Police Officer on patrol was approached by an adult male, aged 23, who stated he was just robbed at gunpoint by three Male/Hispanics, who stole his car and $3000.00 in cash. The victim further sta...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Shots Fired – Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

On May 1st, at approximately 12:29 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded on a call of shots fired at a moving pickup truck in the vicinity of Union Avenue and Fourth Street approximately 35 minutes in the past.

Upon searching the area, two .9mm shel...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2021

UPDATE: Shots Fired – Homicide -Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

UPDATE: MAY 4, 2021

New Rochelle Police Detectives are attempting to identify the vehicle depicted in the video, wanted in connection with a homicide that occurred On May 1st at approximately 11:56 p.m. in the vicinity of Horton Avenue and Brook Street.

Any...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2021

Traffic Stop Leads to Gun/Drug Charges

NRPD Press Release

On April 16th, at approximately at approximately 7:00pm, New Rochelle Police Officers conducted a traffic stop on Division Street of a vehicle that was displaying a fraudulent temporary tag. The driver, Kevin Lopez aged 35 of Mamaroneck, New York was subs...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Shots Fired – Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

On April 10th, at approximately 8:14 pm., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of 52 Rockdale Avenue on a report of shots fired.  Subsequent investigation disclosed four 9mm bullet casings in the roadway in front of 60 Rockdale ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2021

At Risk Missing Person located through Project LifeSaver

NRPD Press Release

On March 17th, at approximately 9:25 am., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on Watkins Place on a report of a missing 62-year-old female with dementia.  Subsequent investigation revealed that female was missing since 6...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Three Robberies- Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On March 7th, at approximately 8:59 pm., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of 111 North Avenue on a report of a robbery.   Subsequent investigation revealed that two adult male victims, while walking in the vicinity of 111 No...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Armed Robbery- Three Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On this date, at approximately 12:30 a.m., an adult male victim while walking in the vicinity of Bonnefoy Place was approached by three male/blacks, aged 15-17 dressed in all black. Two of the suspects brandished large knives, pushed the victim, ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Shots Fired- Two Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On February 28, at about 2:00 pm., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of Echo Avenue and Main Street on a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, Officers observed a male/black flee the area on foot.  He was subsequently...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Commercial Strong-Arm Robbery- Four Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On this date, at about 12:41 am, New Rochelle Police Officers responded to 71 Huguenot Street (Sunoco Gas Station) on a report of a robbery. Subsequent investigation revealed that 4 male/black suspects had entered the store and one of them walked...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Joint Statement Re: White Supremacist Intimidation

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STATEMENT ON WHITE NATIONALIST AND WHITE SUPREMACIST INTIMIDATION OF COUNTY RESIDENTS FROM

DISTRICT ATTORNEY MIRIAM E. ROCAH,

NEW ROCHELLE DEPUTY POLICE COMMISSIONER ROBERT GAZZOLA,

SCARSDALE POLICE CHIEF ANDREW MATTURRO,

SLEEPY HOLLOW POLICE CHIEF ANTHONY BU...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Commercial Burglary- Three Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On this date, at about 3:03 am, New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the Community Financial Service Centers Check Cashing at 202-204 North Avenue on a report of a burglary in progress. The suspects (3) arrived in a white minivan, broke through the f...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Armed Robbery- Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

On Saturday December 12th at about 8:26 pm, New Rochelle Police Officers responded to 701 Main Street, BMK Wines & Liquors, on a report of a past robbery. Subsequent investigation revealed the following: An employee/victim advised that a male black ha...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Armed Robbery- 3 Suspects Sought

NRPD Press Release

On this date at about 2:04 am, New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the area of 210 Webster Avenue on a report of a past robbery. The victim, a 21-year-old male, stated that he had left a friend’s apartment on First Street a short time ago ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Operation Sledgehammer: Auto Insurance Fraud Ring Busted

NRPD Press Release

Westchester County District Attorney Press Release:

Dec. 9, 2020 -- Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced the takedown of OPERATION SLEDGEHAMMER, an enterprise insurance fraud scheme operating in lower Westchester and the ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Attempted Robbery-Suspect Sought

NRPD Press Release

On this date at 2:00 pm, Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital Staff advised that a victim of a robbery had walked into the Emergency Room. The victim, a 48-year-old male, had sustained a slash wound to his face. The victim stated that he was accosted by an un...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Larcenies from Motor Vehicles – Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

On Friday, November 27th New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of Clove Road/Parcot Avenue on multiple reports of past larcenies from motor vehicles. It was determined that five unlocked vehicles were entered during the overnight hours, a...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Shooting – Suspect(s) Sought

NRPD Press Release

On Friday, November 27th at about 11:54 p.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of Horton Avenue and Brook Street on a report of a shooting. Subsequent investigation determined that the male victim, aged 29, was shot once in the leg w...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Strong-Armed Robbery Incidents

NRPD Press Release

On Sunday, November 22, 2020, the New Rochelle Police Department investigated two strong-armed robbery incidents which occurred within hours of each other.   

The first incident occurred at approximately 12:44pm at 10 Hemingway Ave. &...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Armed Robbery of Gaming Console – Suspect Sought

NRPD Press Release

On Thursday, November 19, 2020, at approximately 8:57 p.m. New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of 112 Seventh Street on a report of a robbery at gun point.  The male victim reported to officers that the suspect had brandished a...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Fraud Investigation – 4 Arrested with Stolen Handgun

NRPD Press Release

On Saturday, November 14 at 1:05 p.m. New Rochelle Police Officers responded to Shoprite at 8 Joyce Road on a report of misuse of debit cards reported by Shoprite Security. Subsequent investigation resulted in four suspects being identified.

The vehicle in...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Armed Robbery – Suspect Sought

NRPD Press Release

On Sunday November 15th at 8:13 p.m. New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of 31 Washington Avenue on a report of a robbery at gun point.  The victim, a 27-year-old Male, told Officers that the suspect had brandished a hand gun, ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

DWI Crash – Gun Arrest Made

NRPD Press Release

On this date at 4:16 a.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to McDonald's at 280 Main St on a report of a Personal Welfare Investigation, man asleep at the drive through.  Upon arrival, officers observed a black Mercedes occupied by a Male/...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Menacing with Handgun Arrest

NRPD Press Release

On November 9th at 12:57 p.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of Coligni Avenue and Mt. Joy Place on a report of a menacing with a handgun. Subsequent investigation revealed that a Silver Semi-Automatic Hand Gun had been displayed ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Grand Larceny-Auto Arrests

At 04:00am on November 9,2020, officers from the New Rochelle Police Department responded to Davis Ave in regards to a motor vehicle accident involving 1 car and a pole.

Upon arriving on scene, it was quickly determined that the vehicle in question (a Niss...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2020

City Statements Regarding Nov. 4 Grand Jury Decision

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Mayor Noam Bramson:

“On June 6, we gathered here to deliver the sobering news of an officer-involved shooting. At that time, we shared whatever information was available to us, expressed our heartfelt grief, and gave our support to a thorough rev...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Dog Biting Incident

On November 1st at about 8:53 p.m., New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on First Street in regard to a dog biting incident.  

Upon arrival, Officers located an injured victim, a 25-year-old male and owner of the ...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Assault – Stabbing

On October 30th at about 7:15 p.m., New Rochelle Police Department received a call from New Rochelle Montefiore Hospital Emergency Room, stating that an adult/male was just brought in with multiple stab wounds. 

Upon arriving at the Emerg...

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NRPD Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Random Violent Assault – Arrest Made

On October 31st at 7:35 a.m. New Rochelle Police Officers responded to a private residence on Locust Avenue to interview a victim of a past assault.  This assault had occurred about 7:25 a.m. opposite 138 North Avenue. The victim, an adult female...

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