Category: Police

Police catch heroin dealer

The Southington Police Department’s special investigations unit received information in May 2016 that Stephen Micalizzi, 35, of Southington was selling heroin in town. Based on the information, two controlled purchases were made by police and two arrest warrants were issued…

Police blotter for the Sept. 9 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, Aug. 18 through Tuesday, Aug. 23: Tyler Demarco, 48, of 321 Berlin St., Southington, was charged with creating a public disturbance on Aug. 23. Samuel J. Manzo, 56,…

Motel 6 staff member arrested for stealing

Plainville police discovered an open warrant for a Plainville resident and turned him over to Southington police. As a result, Edwin Martinez Jr., 37, of Plainville was arrested for stealing from his employer¬†at Motel 6 on Queen Street. Plainville police…

Plantsville woman cited for blight

After multiple inspections from town inspectors, a Plantsville resident was issued an infraction on Aug. 25 for her unsightly property. Jode Cirillo, 52, was cited for violating the town’s blight ordinance. Southington police received a letter from the Southington Zoning…

Waterbury man arrested for sexual assault

Neftali Bultes, 40, of Waterbury, was arrested at his residence on Friday, Aug. 26, at approximately 5:30 p.m. and was transported to Southington police for processing. The warrant stemmed from a domestic violence sexual assault incident that occurred in Southington…

Police blotter for the Sept. 2 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, Aug. 18 through Tuesday, Aug. 23: Anthony T. Orsini, 26, of 74 Masthay Cir, Southington, was charged on Aug. 18 with disorderly conduct, interfering with a 911 call,…

Scholarship awarded for late SPD officer

  Spencer McManus, a recent graduate from Xavier High School in Middletown, was recently awarded the inaugural Michael Shanley Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship, named for the late Lt. Michael “Mike” Shanley, a 29-year veteran of the Southington Police Department who…

Waterbury man arrested for strangulation

Ashami Curry, 26, of Waterbury was arrested by police on Monday, Aug. 22 after a domestic violence investigation on Darling Street in Southington at approximately 3:45 a.m. According to police, Curry went to the victim’s residence, grabbed the victim by…