17 August 2021
Major Douglas A. Larkin
Troop NYC Commander
(212) 459-7800



Queens, New York – On Saturday, August 14, 2021 at approximately 3:30 a.m., Troopers from SP Wards Island arrested Jorge L. Silva, age 47, of New York, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.


Troopers were patrolling the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge and conducted a vehicle stop on a 2016 Mercedes-Benz sedan, operated by Silva, for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. The investigation into the incident revealed Silva to be impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.


Silva was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and remanded to Queens Central Booking pending arraignment.

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