Mount Vernon Police Police Investigating Death Of Mount Vernon Pedestrian By Jim Letizia • Nov 10, 2015 Mount Vernon Police Police have yet to file charges against the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a Mount Vernon girl. Mount Vernon Police ID Man Shot By Officers By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Dec 16, 2014 snyderfuneralhomes.com Mount Vernon police have identified the man killed by officers over the weekend. Mount Vernon Man Arrested Following Standoff By Jim Letizia • Aug 8, 2013 A Mount Vernon man is in custody awaiting charges after a nearly five-hour standoff yesterday. Officer Injured In Cruiser Crash By Jim Letizia • Jul 5, 2013 A Mount Vernon police officer sustained minor injuries this morning in a crash involving the officer's cruiser and another vehicle. Mount Vernon Police Chief Under Investigation By Jim Letizia • Jun 11, 2013 Mount Vernon Police Chief Michael Merrilees is being investigated for alleged criminal or ethical violations involving the police impound lot.