Category: Police

Police blotter for the April 26 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations to their Facebook page from Thursday, April 11 to Sunday, April 14: Thursday, April 11 Natasha Farris, 26, of 21 Plains Rd., Moodus, was charged with disorderly conduct. David Badgley,…

Police, STEPS to offer tobacco training

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The town of Southington recently passed an ordinance that would raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21, and since then, several other Connecticut communities have followed suit. With such a big change,…

Police blotter for the April 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations to their Facebook page from Thursday, April 4 to Thursday, April 11: Thursday, April 4 Marcelino Colon, 26, of 69 Ridge Rd., Naugatuck, was charged with operating a vehicle under…

Police blotter for the April 12 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations on their Facebook page from Thursday, March 28 to Wednesday, April 3: Wednesday, March 27 Tania Cruz, 23, of 418 Mill St., Waterbury, was charged with second degree failure to…

Social Security warns of scam

The Social Security Administration and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) launched a joint Public Service Announcement campaign addressing a nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. A press release from the organizations reported Social Security and the OIG continue to receive…

Police to crack down on driver texting

The Southington Police Department will be joining forces across the country to intensify enforcement of state and local texting and distracted-driving laws, and to raise awareness about the dangers—and legal implications—of distracted driving. From April 11 to April 15, Southington…