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29 minors at East Street house party

April 14, 2015
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29 minors at East Street house party

Officers were dispatched to 592 East St. at approximately 10:07 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, following complaints of a loud party and vehicles obstructing traffic. Upon arrival, officers found 29 minors ages 16 to 18 inside the home and evidence of underage alcohol consumption. Police reported both opened and unopened beer cans and liquor bottles,…

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Police attacked in Mount Vernon Rd. incident

April 14, 2015
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Matthew Dufresne

Officers deployed K-9 units, tasers, pepper spray, and police batons during an incident early Sunday morning. A Southington Police Department release said that, at approximately 1:42 a.m., reports of a man yelling in a driveway led police to a home in the area of 2152-2164 Mount Vernon Rd., where they encountered Matthew Dufresne, 46, of…

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Police hold an active shooter demonstration

April 9, 2015
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“The Lily Pond at Wooden Boat” by Jane M. White will be on display at Station Place in Norwalk through the end of April.

By LINDSAY CAREYSTAFF WRITER Shooter Detection Systems (SDS) held an Active Shooter Demonstration event on Thursday, April 2 at the King 33 Public Safety Training with the help of the Southington Police Department. The demonstration included two scenarios to show potential customers the impact the Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System can have on the…

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Police Blotter for the April 10 edition

April 9, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

The Southington Police Department has announced the following arrests: Jody A. Moore, 43, of 60 Kelly St., Bristol, was arrested on March 17 for sixth degree larceny. Daniel D. Brown, 18, of 220 Andrews St., Southing-ton, was arrested on March 18 for conspiracy to commit sixth degree larceny. Robbin A. Storo, 53, of 15 Hemingway…

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Police will hold DUI checkpoint on Queen Street this Friday

April 9, 2015
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Photo by Praisaeng

The Southington Police Department has announced that they will conduct a DUI enforcement checkpoint beginning on Friday, April 10, 2015 at approximately 10 p.m. to Saturday, April 11 at approximately 2:30 a.m. The checkpoint will take place on Queen Street in the area of I-84. This checkpoint is part of the Southington Police Department’s effort to reduce…

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Police arrest local man for check forgery and theft

April 3, 2015
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Police arrest local man for check forgery and theft

The Southington Police Department announced that 26-year old Daniel Meyer of Southington was arrested on an active arrest warrant on March 25 at the Bristol courthouse. Meyer was arrested for seven counts of third degree forgery and two counts of fifth degree larceny and held on a $2,500 bond. According to the police, the warrant…

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Police make arrest in domestic dispute

April 3, 2015
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Police make arrest in domestic dispute

On March 27, at approximately 6:18 a.m., Southington police were dispatched to the Days Inn on Laning street after receiving a report of a domestic dispute. According to a police press release, the victim reported she was assaulted by her boyfriend, Louis Flores, age 29 of Waterbury, and she sustained a minor injury. According to…

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Police blotter for April 3 edition

April 2, 2015
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Police blotter for April 3 edition

The Southington Police Department has announced the following arrests from March 17 through March 23: Jody A. Moore, 43, of 60 Kelly St., Bristol, was arrested on March 17 for sixth degree larceny. Robbin A. Storo, 15 Hemingway Rd., North Haven, was arrested on March 18 for sixth degree larceny. Daniel D Brown, 18, of…

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Police respond to report of an untimely death

April 1, 2015
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Police respond to report of an untimely death

At 9:30 a.m. yesterday, Southington police were dispatched to a residence on Woodruff Street in Southington on a report of an untimely death. According to police, the initial investigation revealed that there was nothing suspicious, nothing criminal in nature, and this was an isolated incident inside the home. According to a press release from the Southington Police…

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Police announce 2 arrests at March 20 DUI checkpoint

March 30, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

On Friday, March 20, the Southington Police Department conducted a driving under the influence (DUI) checkpoint. The investigation was held between the hours of 10 p.m. and 2:30 a.m. on Queen Street, south of the I-84 westbound on-ramp. During this time Officers stopped and spoke briefly to every vehicle that passed through the checkpoint. According…

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