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The Southbury Police Department again went above and beyond the call of duty to help the community it serves by conducting its annual Toy and Gift Drive to benefit the Southbury Needy Fund’s 2019 Holiday Gift Program for local children. Current police officers, department staff, and even a c… Read more

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SEYMOUR — Police report that on Friday, November 29, Jacob Guzman, 148 Howard Ave., Ansonia, was taken into custody on an active warrant and charged with failure to respond to a payable violation.

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SOUTHBURY — The merchants of the Southbury Plaza have teamed up with the officers from the Southbury Police Department to organize a holiday toy drive to benefit children in need. Police officers plan to be on hand from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 29 and …

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SOUTHBURY — Connecticut State Trooper Sgt. John A. McDonald was charged with DUI on Tuesday, November 19, the result a car accident in late September that sent two people to the hospital.

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OXFORD — The Oxford Police Department kicked off its annual toy drive on Wednesday, November 20, with Resident Trooper Sgt. Robert Boroski leading the charge. The campaign began about 11 years ago to aid families in need in Oxford and surrounding towns, Sgt. Boroski told Voices. He said he’s…

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The town of Newtown and the Newtown Police Department marked a major milestone last Wednesday, November 20 as they broke ground at the site of their new police headquarters at 191 South Main St. When complete, the new police station will provide the department an additional 18,000 square fee…

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WOODBURY — According to police, Doreen Scarpetti, 140 Sailors Ln., Bridgeport, was slowing on Route 6 for stopped traffic at the intersection of Route 317 when she hit Stephanie Lewis, 190 Plumb Brook Rd. at 5:37 p.m. Tuesday, November 5.

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MONROE — The Monroe Police Department will host its annual Stuff-a-Cruiser event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 16, at Stop & Shop, 470 Monroe Tnpk.

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SEYMOUR — According to police, on Monday, October 28, an officer observed Eddy Cesar, 137 Dale St., Stamford, traveling without his rear license plate illuminated.

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SEYMOUR — According to police, on Wednesday, October 23, Jefferson Prosper, 5821 Bonnie Views, Dallas, Texas, turned himself in on an outstanding warrant.

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BETHLEHEM-WOODBURY — Region 14 Superintendent of Schools Dr. Joseph Olzacki and Woodbury Resident Trooper Sgt. Joseph Roden have reported that on Sunday, October 20, Region 14 administrators received a report of potential violence at one of the Region 14 schools.

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SEYMOUR —  Police report that on Friday, October 18, an officer stopped a motor vehicle in which Paul Wheeler, 13 Garden St., was a passenger.

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SEYMOUR — Police report that on Thursday, October 10, an officer stopped Robert Wagner, 205 Colonial St., Watertown, for failure to have his vehicle’s front marker plate displayed.

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SEYMOUR — Police report that on Friday, October 4, an officer stopped a vehicle on Roberts Street and found passenger Andrew Grabarz, Jr., 93 Hawthorne Ave., Derby, in possession of less than one-half-ounce of cannabis and paraphernalia. 

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SOUTHBURY — Southbury resident Grace Steenburgh, a Pomperaug High School senior and a Girl Scout Ambassador of Troop 64325, is working towards her Girl Scout Gold Award. Grace installed a Safety Exhange Zone in the Southbury Police Station parking lot for her Gold project. Her goal was to cr…

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SOUTHBURY — State Environmental Conservation Police responded to Southbury on Saturday, September 28, for a report of an incident with a black bear.

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SEYMOUR — Police report that on Thursday, September 26, Eric Acheampong, 67 Cathy Lane, Waterbury, was traveling on Route 8 without his rear license plate light illuminated.

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SEYMOUR — Police report that Shannon Morrow, 276 Caroline St., Derby, was located at French Park after hours.

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SEYMOUR — According to police, on Friday, September 13, an officer stopped Mark Freeman, 133 West St., for failing to have the proper number of head lamps illuminated.

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SEYMOUR — Police report that at approximately 6:34 p.m. Thursday, September 5, Darren Glidden, 25 Patrick Dr., traveling north on Bungay Road, failed to drive at a reasonable distance from the vehicle in front of him.

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NEWTOWN — Police report an officer performing building checks at 7:38 a.m. August 24 found anti-Semitic graffiti painted on the front and side walls of Adath Israel Synagogue, 115 Huntington Rd.

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SEYMOUR — The Seymour Police Department responded to an accident involving a motorcycle and a motor vehicle at the intersection of Route 67 and North Street at 2:17 p.m. Sunday, August 11.

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MIDDLEBURY — Police said they received a report of a stolen vehicle at 6:52 p.m. August 20.

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SEYMOUR — Residents will have the opportunity to sit down with a Seymour police officer and connect over coffee and casual conversation on Saturday morning, August 24. Coffee With a Cop will begin at 9 a.m. at the Seymour Starbucks in the Mountain Road Plaza, 253 West St., Route 67, and last…

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SEYMOUR — The Seymour Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in identifying the operator of a white SUV that may have witnessed an accident that occurred Sunday, August 11. 

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NEWTOWN — Police said Jeanne L. Cunningham, 79 Park, Apt. 403, Danbury, was westbound on Church Hill Road at 2:07 p.m. August 14, attempting to turn left into the driveway of 62 Church Hill Rd. in the left-turn-only lane.

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OXFORD — Police report that Jennie Reese of Oxford, a corrections officer at Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, was arrested in late July for exchanging letters with an inmate, sneaking a phone to show explicit photos and making false statements.

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NEWTOWN — Police said Kristen Ann Brink, 11 Birchwood Rd., Monroe, was following Lazaro Gomez-Diaz, 20 Bassick Ave., Bridgeport, at 5:17 p.m. August 7 on South Main Street.

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SEYMOUR — According to police, June Biondi, 174 Roosevelt Dr., was picked up by the Derby Police Department on an outstanding warrant on March 17. 

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MIDDLEBURY — Police said Michael Ryan, Terryville, was operating his motorcycle while traveling east on Route 64 at 4:30 p.m. July 25.

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BETHLEHEM — Police report Tyler Palmer, 14, of Watertown, passed away due to injuries received in an all-terrain vehicle accident at approximately 4:41 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, at 276 Wood Creek Rd.

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WOODBURY — According to police, Kevin McHugh, 182 Westwood Rd., was traveling west at 2:08 p.m. Friday, July 5, on White Deer Rocks.

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MIDDLEBURY — After a six-month investigation, headed by Officer George Slaiby, police arrested William Scott, age 50, of Kimberly Lane, Watertown, on July 3.

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MIDDLEBURY — Police said they received several calls regarding reckless driving at 8 p.m. June 23 in the Brookside section of town.

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WOODBURY — Police report Harold Carlquist, 162 Old Waterbury Rd., Southbury, was traveling north when he stopped to make a left turn at 1:12 p.m. Sunday, June 9, on Route 6.

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WOODBURY — According to police, Lucille Field, 16 Good Hill Rd., was traveling west at 9:57 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, on Hollow Road and came to a stop at the Hollow Road and Sycamore Avenue intersection.

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NEWTOWN — Police said they performed a traffic stop at 10:05 p.m. June 4 on Church Hill Road after observing a vehicle with an inoperable rear brake lamp.

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WOODBURY — Police report Maria Del Andrade-Solis, 107 Housatonic Ave., New Milford, and a passenger were traveling east at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, on Route 317.

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WOODBURY — Police report Troy Hardisty, 347 Crane Hollow Rd. South, Bethlehem, stopped for traffic at 1:37 p.m. Thursday, May 16, in the northbound lane of Main Street South.

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WOODBURY — Police report two juveniles were issued juvenile summons at 9:29 a.m. Friday, May 10, for conspiracy to commit larceny of the sixth degree and criminal mischief.

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WOODBURY — Police report Jeffrey Mark Normandin, 18, 17 Devonwood Dr., Waterbury, was arrested at 7:32 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, at Nonnewaug High School, 5 Minortown Rd., for loitering in a school and resisting arrest.

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NEWTOWN — According to police, an unknown suspect took mail from the express mailbox between 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28, and 6:30 a.m. Monday, April 29, outside the Newtown Post Office, 5 Commerce Rd.

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WOODBURY — Police report Martin Caine, 27, 74 Washington Rd., was arrested at 1:43 a.m. Sunday, April 7, for evading responsibility, an improper turn and resisting arrest.

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WOODBURY — Police report David Perez, 34, 201 Colony St., Meriden, was arrested at 4:37 p.m. Monday, April 8, after a motor vehicle stop on Main Street South.

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WOODBURY — According to police, an unidentified driver struck a parked car sometime from 5:15 to 6 p.m. Sunday, March 31, at 43 Sherman Hill Rd.

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WOODBURY — Police report they are investigating a reported stolen truck. The truck was stolen sometime between 3 p.m. Thursday, March 7, and 1 p.m. Friday, March 8, from 8 Main St. South.

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NEWTOWN — Police said they responded with fire and ambulance services to a report of a suicide at 7 a.m. Monday, March 25, in Edmond Town Hall.

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WOODBURY — Police report Huicheng Lu, 86 Nettleton Hollow Rd., Bethlehem, was traveling south on Weekeepeemee Road at 7:31 a.m. Monday, March 11.

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WOODBURY — Police report an unknown person or persons damaged the two new boys’ bathrooms at Nonnewaug High School some time before 10:10 a.m. Wednesday, February 20.

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WATERBURY — The fourth annual Chris Corbett 5K will start at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at Holy Cross High School, 587 Oronoke Rd.

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WOODBURY — Police report Jesse Jack, 29, 3401 Lanecrest Dr., Charlotte, N.C., was arrested on Wednesday, February 27, at Canfield Corner Pharmacy, 2 Main St. North.