Carmel Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Putnam Sheriff: 2 Carmel Men Charged with Burglary

    Thursday Feb 4 | via Patch.com 

    On Jan. 30, members of the Putnam County Sheriff's Department Bureau of Criminal Investigation arrested Danny Groissl, 24, and Joseph W. Braun, 26, both of Fowler Avenue, and charged each man with two counts of Burglary In the Second Degree, a felony. The arrests were the result of an investigation based on a Jan. 19 complaint from a Carmel man alleging that numerous items had been stolen from his parents' residence while they were away.

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  • Denver Museum To Allow Concealed Weapons

    Jan 4, 2016 | via Artforum Intl. 

    Caitlin Hendee at the Denver Business Journal reports that the Denver Museum of Nature & Science has reversed a long-standing policy requesting that museum visitors do not carry concealed weapons on the premises. This month the museum removed signs posted around the building, which detailed the previous policy, after the museum's board approved a decision by the institution's executives to allow concealed weapons permit carriers to carry guns inside the premises.

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  • Turkish Artists Released After Arrest at Peace March

    Jan 4, 2016 | via Artforum Intl. 

    Ari Akkermans reports at Hyperallergic that prominent members of the arts community in Turkey who were arrested on December 31 at a peach march, including artists Atalay Yeni and PA nar A-AYrenci, were released from detention yesterday. They were arrested in the town of Sur, which is in the predominantly Kurdish district of DiyarbakA r in southeastern Turkey, during a marching protest called "BarA AY A A in YA1 4rA1 4yorum ," wherein a group of about seventy people set out on foot from Bodrum towards DiyarbakA r - roughly 932 miles - and stopped in the cities of MuAYla, Ankara, Adana, and Urfa on their way to DiyarbakA r.

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  • Architect I. M. Pei Assaulted by Health Aide

    Jan 4, 2016 | via Artforum Intl. 

    A home health aide has been charged with assaulting the Chinese-American architect I. M. Pei, whom the aide, named Eter Nikolaishvili, was caring for. The incident happened on December 13 and Nikolaishvili was arrested this past Tuesday.

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Carmel Law

Can you tell me the consequences for accidentally trespassing into someones home when drunk?
My friend, he's 20, was really drunk and he blacked out in someones house down the road. The people living there found him in the morning and didn't know him so they called the police and pressed charges for breaking in. He has no idea how he got there. I am guessing he will be charged with trespassing in the second degree and fined for underage drinking.
It starts out with what crime is he being charged with. If its trespass, with no damage. he will probably not do any...
Putnam County NY how can I remove a DWI 1192-3 E-felony from the FBI OAC Datatbase
Putnam County NY Had the above reduced to a class U misdemeanor on 10/2012. However after applying for safety sensitive positions I just found out that the above data base is showing the class E felony 10 months after the reduction of sentence I have picked up a copy of the Uniform sentence and commitment and it shows the Felony vacated to the Class U misdemeanor.
You cannot purge a felony, especially in privileged data banks.
A friend of a friend was trying to hold me up when i was drunk & we both fell to the ground and she lost three teeth
and had to get a whole lot of stitches. her bill is $14000. does she have a case to sue me? i also only have $700 to my name and have to start grad school soon at which point i will have no money and only a lot of debt.
Well that's a fine kettle of fish. It sounds like your friend was possibly attempting to help you out, but that she...
Can i sue a police officer fr wrongful arrest and harrassment?
bac was 0 before,arrest
The issue is whether the police had probable cause to arrest you. What did the Officer say in the Criminal Court complaint?
Are these testing conditions valid for field sobriety tests pertaining to DWI/DWAI charge in New York?
Can any of the following be used to challenge the validity of the walk-and-turn and/or one-leg-stand: 1) ambient temperature 51° F 2) windy conditions due to site being shoulder of expressway at top of mountain (wind chill discomfort aspect and/or force of wind itself) Can the fact that the cruiser's emergency lights were still flashing be used to challenge validity of the walk-and-turn, as they would have been flashing in subject's eyes for the return 9 steps? (One leg stand was done facing away from cruiser lights.) In officer's nighttime roadside demonstration of walk-and-turn, are officer's arms supposed to be at his side? He was holding flashlight with one hand and other hand was in front, pointing down.
The standard field sobriety tests are subject to challenge. They are designed to be administered on a dry, flat...
Searching for expert witness(es) for DWI/DWAI case in New York: eye condition, contact lenses, and field sobriety tests
For DWI case in New York, I would like to find individual(s) who can testify as expert on two topics: First, someone to testify that someone who is a wearer of rigid gas permeable hard contact lenses and/or suffers from eye condition keratoconus can both experience sudden and severe ocular pain that can give rise to errant driving and exhibit an appearance and characteristics that police commonly consider indication of intoxication, and that police can and do mistake the two despite their training. Second, I would like to find an expert witness who can review a dash cam video recording of actual performance of field sobriety tests and can testify as to their unreliability in general. Names of such individuals or simply where/how to search for such individuals would be helpful.
Isn't this something your lawyer should be doing? In any event, I think you need an ophthalmologist for the first...
What actions should be taken in this DWI situation?
on 4/15/2012 I was on Taconic State Parkway in Putnam Valley on my way back to brooklyn,NY from windsor,CT i ran out of gas on Taconic State PArkway. Two officers then approached the car asked what the problem was i told them i ran out of gas, They asked me to step out of the vehicle and gave me the standard DWI test. I was arrested and taken to Troop K in salt point,NY where i was given another test where my BAC came out higher than .18 i was charges with Driving while intoxicated, and Aggravated DWI- Blood Alcohol Content .18 or higher.
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