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State Police announce holiday arrests over Thanksgiving weekend

November 30, 2015
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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
By
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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Marion Avenue remains closed after tractor trailer accident

November 20, 2015
By
Detour

At approximately 10:03 a.m. this morning, the Southington Police and the Southington Fire Departments responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Marion Avenue and Burritt Street, which has resulted in a road closure. Upon arrival, police found that a tractor trailer had struck a utility pole, and the pole…

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Police blotter for the Nov. 20 edition

November 18, 2015
By
The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Friday, Nov. 6 to Monday, Nov. 9: Nicolas Chiarella, 24, of 485 Janes St., Bridgeport, was arrested on Nov. 6 for three separate incidents of selling marijuana. Christine Cianciola, 46, of 79 Alpine Trail, Plantsville, was arrested on Nov. 6 for disorderly conduct and third degree…

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Police announce winter parking ban

November 16, 2015
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Snow Plow (022114)

The Southington Police Department announced that the town-wide winter parking ban will take effect on Sunday, Nov. 15. The emergency parking ban, sidewalk maintenance ordinance, snow throwing ordinance, and absent owner requirements go into effect on the same day. Winter Parking Ban. It shall be unlawful from November 15 to April 15 for the owner…

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Police make multiple arrests for aluminum thefts and marijuana sales

November 6, 2015
By
Jonathan Siarkowski

The Southington Police Department announced the arrest of Jonathan Siarkowski, 20, of Plantsville for four separate warrants. Siarkowski turned himself into police on Nov. 1, at approximately 8:43 p.m., after learning about the active warrants. The first arrest stemmed from a continuing investigation that originated on Sept. 17, 2015 when Siarkowski was arrested for allegedly…

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