Officer Peter Boutros was off duty last Nov. 26 when he heard a mother screaming at the Beacon Metro North station. A 3-year-old boy had fallen onto the tracks between the gap and platform, and the train was about to leave. The 27-year-old father of two sprang into action and put his own life in […]

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NEWBURGH–Three New York State Police troopers were honored this spring for pulling a suicidal woman off the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge. Troopers Kareem Washington and Adam Ferstand of Troop F and Brian Kieckhafer of Troop T were heralded on May 30 by Superintendent George Beach II at the annual awards ceremony in Albany. Washington, a 14-year veteran […]

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