Category: Police

Training is the key for first responders

One hundred forty police officers, firefighters, emergency medical rescuers, mental health clinicians, and others gathered at the Hawk’s Landing Country Club in Southington on June 26 to attend an intensive day of first responder wellness training. Officials said it was…

Man arrested for domestic violence

On Thursday, July 4, Kenneth Jones, 41, of Seymour was arrested by Southington police on an outstanding warrant. The warrant stemmed from a report from a minor on June 5, 2019 about several domestic violence incidents that occurred since November…

Police blotter for the July 12 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Tuesday, June 11 to Tuesday, July 2: Tuesday, June 11 Andrea Alverides, 36, of 42 Prospect St., Terryville, was charged with sixth degree larceny. Monday, June 24 Robert Creighton,…

Black bear captured near the town green

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER It’s nothing new to hear about bears in Southington’s backroad neighborhoods as they wander out of the town’s woodlands and mountainous areas, but reports about a bear wandering the streets of downtown Southington are far…

Police blotter for the July 5 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Sunday, June 16 to Tuesday, June 25: Sunday, June 16 Ryan Ragalis, 26, of 78 Ten Acre Rd., New Britain, was charged with disobeying officer’s signal, unsafe movement with…

Southington man arrested on child porn charges

A Southington man was arrested Thursday, June 27 for possession of child pornography. Southington police said John Starrs, 50, of 334 Blue Hills Dr., Southington was charged with third degree possession of child pornography, voyeurism, and disseminating voyeuristic material. Police…

Police blotter for the June 28 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations on their Facebook page from Saturday, June 8 to Sunday, June 16: Saturday, June 8 Nathan Hunter, 23, of 197 Allen Ave., Meriden, was charged with driving under the influence…