Police

Police Blotter for the July 3 edition

July 1, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Sunday, June 21 through Tuesday, June 23: Traci Marie McNiff, 22, of 30 Memorial Dr., Southington, was arrested on June 21 for failure to obey a stop sign, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana. Ian Matthew Fleming, 20,…

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Center Street closed during Ideal Forging demolition

June 29, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced that, beginning on Monday, June 29, Center Street will be closed to thru traffic between Water Street and South Center Street. The detour will run between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. while demolition continues at the site of the Ideal Forging building adjacent to Center Street. Access…

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Police blotter for June 19 edition

June 17, 2015
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Police blotter for June 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, June 3 through Wednesday, June 10: Kamila Lipinska, 25, of 100 South End Rd., Southington, was arrested for an incident on Oct. 1, 2014 for passing a standing school bus. Frank J. Vinci, 42, of 488 Curtiss St., Southington, was arrested on June 3 for…

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Police investigate motorcycle accident on Flanders

June 16, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

Southington Police Department’s Accident Investigation Team (AIT) is investigating an accident on Flanders Road, just north of the intersection with Pilgrim Lane. Police were called to the scene a little after 10 a.m. this morning with reports of an accident involving two cars and a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle, Kevin Sullivan of Southington, sustained…

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Arrest made for sexual assault of a minor

June 16, 2015
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Edwin Perez

Edwin Perez, 30, of Meriden, turned himself in to Southington Police on Monday, June 15 after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. Perez was processed and charged with criminal attempt to commit fourth degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor, second degree unlawful restraing, and second degree breach of peace.…

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Police Blotter for the June 12 edition

June 10, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests: Christian J. Kelley, 37, of 179 Divinity St., Bristol, was arrested on May 15 for cultivation of over 1 kilogram of marijuana, possession of over 1 kilogram of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of over 4 ounces of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Ina Johnson-Ward,…

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Police Blotter for May 5 edition

June 3, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Tuesday, May 19 through Thursday, May 28: Lori A. Matteson, 38, of 112 Eagle Dr., Newington, was arrested on May 19 for second degree forgery and obtaining prescription drugs by fraud. David J. Thompson, 47, of 112 Peck Ln, Bristol, was arrested on May 19 for…

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Man arrested in altercation for assaulting police, firemen at accident scene

May 28, 2015
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Craig Henderson

On May 21, at approximately 9:35 p.m., Southington police, firemen, and an AMR ambulance were sent to Mount Vernon Road, in the area of Frost Street after receiving reports of a motor vehicle accident with a tree. The driver of the motor vehicle was reported to have fled the scene. During the course of the…

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American Legion honors local policeman and fireman

May 28, 2015
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Keith Glabau of the Southington Fire Department received the American Legion Post 72's local Firefighter of the Year Award in a ceremony outside the legion on Memorial Day.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER On Monday, May 25, the American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 recognized two local officers for exceptional service in the Southington community this year. Officer Chad Butler of the Southington Police Department was named Police Officer of the Year, and Keith Glabau of the Southington Fire Department was named Firefighter of the Year…

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Police Blotter for May 29

May 27, 2015
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Police Blotter for May 29

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from May 14 through May 20: Matthew Dufresne, 36, of 220 Bayberry Dr., Bristol, was arrested on May 14 for cultivation of over 1 kilogram of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell over 1 kilogram, possession of marijuana over 4 ounces, and possession of drug…

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