Yonkers

Fire
Dreamstime
March 13, 2019 - 10:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Firefighters fought a four-alarm fire Tuesday night at a six-story apartment building in Yonkers. The fire started at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday evening on Parkview Avenue, in a building that abuts Bronxville. About 150 people escaped the fire, without any injuries. It took more than...
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Yonkers shooting
1010 WINS
December 08, 2018 - 3:38 pm
Police in Yonkers are investigating what they believe was an attempted murder-suicide involving Westchester County correction officers that ended in a shooto
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body behind yonkers bank
1010 WINS
November 19, 2018 - 5:51 pm
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) -- Police are investigating what appear to be human remains discovered in a duffel bag left near a Wells Fargo bank in Yonkers. Police say the remains were found after a report of a suspicious bag left next to a dumpster at about noon Monday. Police had initially tested the bag...
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NYC skyline
Dreamstime
September 19, 2018 - 1:46 pm
Sure, New York City can seem like a nightmare on some days, but most people tend to agree – it’s a fun place to live. It’s so fun, in fact, it ranks in the top 10 on WalletHub ’s list of “Most Fun Cities in America.”
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Ambulance
Dreamstime
September 08, 2018 - 4:57 pm
Two men were stabbed inside a movie theater in Yonkers early Saturday, according to police.
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Dreamstime
August 01, 2018 - 2:25 pm
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) -- Health officials in Westchester County say mosquitoes in the area have tested positive for West Nile virus. The Journal News reports the Westchester County Health Department confirmed two batches of mosquitoes collected in Yonkers tested positive for the virus. There were 134...
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Rescued Kitten
Yonkers Police Department
June 23, 2018 - 4:01 pm
Emergency workers in Yonkers came to the rescue of a tiny kitten stuck in a sewer on Saturday.
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Dreamstime
June 08, 2018 - 8:46 am
YONKERS, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Arrests have been made in a rash of recent mail thefts in Yonkers where about $660,000 has been stolen from 85 victims. Yonkers Police, the Westchester DA's office, and the U.S. Postal Service say three Bronx men including a former postal service employee have been...
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A smartphone.
Dreamstime
May 11, 2018 - 10:35 am
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Westchester man has been accused of using a high-tech version of luring a child with a puppy. Charles Johnson allegedly used pet services app Rover.com to trick a teen into coming to his Mount Vernon home. Johnson does not have a dog. When the teen got there,...
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Dreamstime
April 26, 2018 - 10:30 am
A van careened off an overpass on the Cross County Parkway in Yonkers and landed on the Bronx River Parkway below.
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