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Police recognize locals for supporting K-9 units

July 20, 2015
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Officer John Mahon and K-9 Arno, Steve McCarty From American Legion Kiltonic Post 72, Robert Desaulniers, Barbara and Steve Pintarich, Officer Steve Salerno, and K9 Lou gather at a ceremony during the July 9 Southington Board of Police Commissioners meeting.

The Southington Police Department (SPD) recognized a handful of local residents and one local organization at the July 9 Southington Board of Police Commissioners meeting for their dedication to the department’s K-9 program. Over the past 14 years, the SPD K-9 program has been able to add an addition K-9 unit with a dog and…

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Police arrest driver for 2 DUI accidents

July 20, 2015
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Rebecca Cello

The Southington Police Department (SPD) announced the arrest of Rebecca Cello, 38, of Plantsville, on Saturday, July 18. Cello was arrested  and charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving, evading responsibility with a motor vehicle, and failure to drive right. Cello was released on a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court…

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Police mourn retired Southington K9

July 20, 2015
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Police - K9 Roy passes

The Southington Police Department announcee the passing of one of their retired K9 police dogs, K9 Roy, the partner of Officer Chris Laporte. K-9 Roy served the department with distinction assisting with many drug arrest as well as tracking duties. He is seen, above, with Officer Laporte.

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Police Blotter for the July 17 edition

July 15, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, July 1 through Thursday, July 9: Janelle Lopez, 18, of 2279 Mount Vernon Rd., Southington, was arrested on July 1 for sixth degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth degree larceny. Shania S. Allardyce, 19, of 2279 Mount Vernon Rd., Southington, was arrested on July…

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Licenses for pinball games, games of chance, and pool tables

July 8, 2015
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Licenses for pinball games, games of chance, and pool tables

Southington Police Chief Jack Daly announced a reminder for all individuals who have current licenses for pinball games, games of chance and pool tables that their licenses expired on June 30. These licenses will be renewed at the Southington Police Department upon payment of the proper fee. If the permits are not renewed by July…

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Police are looking for vandals at Recreation Park

July 8, 2015
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Police are looking for vandals at Recreation Park

Between June and July of 2015 numerous incidents of vandalism have taken place in Recreation Park, and the Southington Police Department is requesting the public’s help in attempting to identify the individual(s) responsible. Acts of vandalism have been widespread. Portable toilets, garbage cans, and bleachers have been overturned. Areas of the park have been spray painted…

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Police Blotter for the July 10 edition

July 8, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, June 24 through Wednesday, July 1: Timothy Delaney, 18, of 208 West Center St., Southington, was arrested on June 24 for traveling too fast and possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana. Monalisa Jackson, 38, of 275 South Main St., Waterbury, was arrested…

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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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