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WATERTOWN — Det. Tom McDonnell is retiring after twenty seven years of service at the Watertown Police Department. Det. McDonnell began his law enforcement career in October of 1995 and spent nineteen years in the Patrol Division across all three shifts. Det. McDonnell was an integral member…

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 WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Juma Sali, 51, Watertown, at 10 a.m. July 15 with disorderly conduct and threatening in the 2nd degree.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Carmen Everett, 34, Watertown, at 9:33 a.m. July 11, for criminal attempt/use of a motor vehicle without permission, breach of peace in the 2nd degree, assault in the 3rd degree, and threatening in the 2nd degree. 

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Nicholas Devino, 25, Waterbury, at 9:16 p.m. June 19 for breach of peace in the 2nd degree, violation of a protective order, and threatening in the 2nd degree.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Gregory Payne, 42, Winsted, at 5:15 p.m. June 11 for breach of peace in the 2nd degree.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Deanna Richardson, 44, Watertown, at 9:43 p.m. June 5 for disorderly conduct.

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WATERTOWN — Police report they arrested Bryan Oates, 35, Watertown, at 5 a.m. May 29 for threatening in the 2nd degree. 

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Shawnegay Titus, 30, Waterbury, at 12:34 p.m. May 22 for conspiracy to commit larceny in the 5th degree and forgery in the 1st degree.

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DERBY — The National Public Safety Football League will host a benefit football game to honor Connecticut State Trooper Sgt. Brian Mohl at 2 p.m. June 4 at  the Lou DeFilippo football field just below Derby High School at 75 Chatfield St.

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OAKVILLE — Police report that they arrested Michael Zemo, 22, Oakville, at 8 p.m. May 15 for failure to respond, payable violation.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Department and the Watertown Fire Department responded to the parking area of the nature trail on Ice House Road for a party down on May 7.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Jessica Matule, 41, Watertown, at 12:30 p.m. May 9 for use of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance 1st offense, criminal trespass 1st degree, larceny in the 6th degree, interfering with an officer/resisting arrest.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Carlos Infante, 28, Naugatuck, at 1 a.m. May 1 for larceny in the 3rd degree.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Department will work with the Drug Enforcement Agency to coordinate a one day prescription drug take-back initiative from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 30 in the lobby of the police department at 195 French St.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Luis Alvarez, 28, Waterbury, at 12 a.m. April 25 for operating/parking an unregistered motor vehicle, improper use of a marker/license/registration, engaging police in pursuit, operating a motor vehicle without a license, and violation of conditio…

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OAKVILLE — Water-Oak Crime Stoppers will host their 25th annual Pasta Dinner from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 28 at the Grand Oak Villa, 550 Sylvan Rd.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Sairie Torres, 42, Waterbury at 11:12 a.m. April 15 for larceny in the 6th degree.

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Watertown Police Officer Jeff Desena spoke to Sun, Moon & Stars autism families at the Watertown Police Department on April 2. Parents learned about the State of Connecticut Blue Envelope program, signed up for the Water-Oak Wanderer (W.O.W.) program and participants enjoyed a tour of th…

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Susan Tracy, Bethlehem, at 6:30 p.m. March 28 for issuing a bad check for $500 to $1,000.

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The Water-Oak Crimestoppers 25th annual Pasta Dinner is planned from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 28 at The Grand Oak Villa, 550 Sylvan Lake Rd. Tickets are available at LaBonnes Market at 639 Straits Tnpk. and the Watertown Police Department at 195 French St. Shown helping plan the event …

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On March 23, Apple Rehab of Watertown presented certificates of appreciation to the Watertown fire and police Departments. “For excellence in our community during the Covid-19 pandemic, we thank you for your service,” read the framed certificates. Shown (from left) are Apple Admissions Direc…

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WATERTOWN — The Connecticut Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office launched U Drive. U Text. U Pay., a national high-visibility enforcement campaign for National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April. In partnership with state and local law enforcement, and the U.S. Departm…

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Apple Rehab of Watertown presented certificates of appreciation to the Watertown fire and police departments on March 25. “For excellence in our community during the Covid-19 pandemic, we thank you for your service,” read the framed certificates, which were presented to Watertown Fire Chief …

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Jacob Reeser, 31, 483 Wilson St., Waterbury, at 3 p.m. March 26 for interfering with an officer/resisting arrest and breach of peace in the 2nd degree.

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Watertown Police Chief Josh Bernegger (left), and Lt. Tim Gavallas gave a presentation of their experience climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro at the Friends of the Watertown Library program on March 16. They were a part of a group of 12 officers from Connecticut climbing the mountain to raise money fo…

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Nicole Summa, 31, Wolcott, at 3:45 p.m. March 20 for illegal operation of a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and use of drug paraphernalia.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Alexis Sanchez, 37, Waterbury, at 12 p.m. March 12 for larceny in the 6th degree and interfering with an officer/resisting arrest.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Christopher Sorbo, 26, Watertown, at 8:30 p.m. March 6, for disorderly conduct. 

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Luis Rodriguez, 23, Waterbury, at 8 p.m. February 27 for failure to appear in the 2nd degree.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Jessica Matule, 41, of Watertown, at 12 p.m. February 7 for larceny in the 6th degree. 

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police report that they arrested John Tato, 48, Oakville, at 3:13 a.m. January 31 for use of drug paraphernalia, criminal trespass in the 3rd degree, interfering with an officer/resisting and disorderly conduct.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Department reports that the male victim of the fire at 214 Main St. in Oakville on January 15 has been identified as 30-year old Joshua DeJesus of 214 Main St., Oakville, 3rd floor.

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WATERTOWN — On January 15 at 11:54 p.m., Watertown Police and Fire responded to 214 Main St., Oakville for the report of a structure fire. 

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Patrick Goode, 46, of Waterbury, at 9:30 p.m. January 5 for larceny in the 6th degree.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Department is investigating a shooting between occupants of two vehicles while driving recklessly in the areas of Bamford Avenue, Hubble Avenue, Mount Vernon and the surrounding streets in Watertown, as well as Waterbury.

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested John A. Rosario, 36, at 3:55 p.m. December 30 for violation of a protective order.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Department is investigating a shooting between the occupants of two vehicles while driving recklessly in the areas of Bamford Avenue, Hubble Avenue, Mount Vernon and the surrounding streets in Watertown, as well as Waterbury. Vehicles involved may be a small …

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WATERTOWN — Police report that Kenneth Belanger, 58, Waterbury, was arrested at 11:55 a.m. December 8 for illegal operation of a motor vehicle while under the influence and possession of a controlled substance 1st offense. 

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Jessica Matuie, 41, Oakville, at 1:36 p.m. November 27 for larceny in the 6th degree.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Police Commission and state Rep. Joe Polletta, R-68, will host a roundtable discussion with local elected officials, police, the Watertown Police Chief and state Sen. Eric Berthel, R-32, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 15 in the Town Council Chambers at 61 Echo Lake R…

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Nicholas Davino, 25, Waterbury, at 10:30 p.m. December 3 for violation of a protective order. 

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Watertown Police Chief Josh Bernegger (right), accepts a check for $2,500 from Lions Membership Director Ron Blanchard (left) and Lions President Kathy Trowbridge for use by Watertown Police in their efforts to protect and serve the Water-Oak community. The money was raised during an October…

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WATERTOWN — Police report that they arrested Deron Kowalski, 45, 50 Restwood Dr., Waterbury, at 9:15 a.m. November 14 for failure to appear in the 2nd degree.