Police

Arrest made for car accident at Hair Expo

December 7, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Police were called to Hair Expo, 410 Main St., in Southington at approximately 1:10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 7 on a report of a vehicle evading an accident after striking the building. The investigation determined that a 1997 Acura, operated by Tyrone Phoenix, was traveling north on Main Street when he veered off the road…

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Police escape a close shave: Raise over $5K during No Shave November

December 7, 2015
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Police - No Shave November

To support prostate cancer awareness month, nearly 40 Southington police officers and department employees participated in the “No Shave November” campaign to benefit the Curtis D. Robinson Center for Health Equity at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. The campaign raised $5,270, which was presented in a check to Curtis D. Robinson, the co-founder of…

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‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign cites over 50 seat belt violations

December 4, 2015
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Click It or Ticket

The Southington Police Department handed out nearly 100 tickets during the annual “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign in Southington. Police announced that 57 motorists were cited during the campaign for failure to wear seat belts. In addition, police ticketed 22 motorists for cell phone violations, 12 for speeding, and five for operating…

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Police Blotter for the Dec. 4 edition

December 2, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Tuesday, Nov. 18 through Tuesday, Nov. 24: James Allen, 27, of 104 Russ St., Hartford, was arrested on Nov. 18 for simple trespassing, disorderly conduct, and sixth degree larceny. Kurt H. Kilbourn, 42, of 43 Robindale Dr., Southington, was arrested on Nov. 18 for three counts…

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State Police announce holiday arrests over Thanksgiving weekend

November 30, 2015
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CT State Police

MIDDLETOWN—The Connecticut State Police announced that they supplemented the normal patrol force with additional state troopers throughout the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The operation began at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and concluded on Sunday at 11:59 p.m. Troopers patrolled roads and highways across Connecticut, focusing on drunken driving violations and aggressive driving. The state…

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Woman arrested for theft of ATM card from elderly resident

November 30, 2015
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Eileen Vertucci

Eileen Vertucci, 48, of Meriden was arrested on Nov. 21 at approximately 8:15 p.m. on an active arrest warrant and charged with second degree larceny and illegal use of a credit card. The warrant stems from an investigation that began in June 2012 when a person assisting an elderly Southington resident with her finances discovered…

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Fatality at Copper Ridge

November 30, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

On Saturday, Nov. 28, Southington Police responded to the area of 305 Copper Ridge at approximately 9:07 a.m. on a report of an untimely death. At some point on Nov. 27, the victim, Eric Alberti, 50, of Southington left his parent’s home and walked up into the mountainous terrain on the east side of Copper…

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CT State Police offer holiday shopping safety tips

November 27, 2015
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CT State Police

The holiday season is fast approaching which means many Connecticut residents will be heading to the stores and to their computers to do holiday shopping. With our busy lives becoming more chaotic during the holiday season, many people forget some basic personal safety measures they should be taking. The Connecticut State Police provided the following…

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Police report for the Nov. 27 edition

November 24, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, Oct. 28 through Monday, Nov. 17: Melvin Asipi, 19, of 2118 Meriden Waterbury Rd, Southington, was arrested on Oct. 30 for second degree breach of peace and third degree assault. Juan Gonzalez, 27, of 27 Linsley Ave., Meriden, was arrested on Nov. 3 for sixth…

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Click It or Ticket enforcement begins Nov. 23

November 23, 2015
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Click It or Ticket

As motorists take to the roads this holiday season, Southington Police are urging everyone to buckle up. Beginning on Monday, Nov. 23, and running through Monday, Nov. 30, law enforcement officials will be out in full force, taking part in the 2015 national Click It or Ticket Occupant Protection enforcement mobilization. While Southington officers are…

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