Posts Tagged ‘ Police ’

Police search for suspect in Walmart robbery

August 25, 2015
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Police are asking for any information regarding a suspect in a Walmart robbery that was caught on the store's surveillance, above.

The Southington Police Department have released a photo of a suspect wanted in connection to a theft at the Southington Walmart on Queen Street on July 24, 2015. The man, described as a 5’9” white male in his late 20s with blondish brown greasy hair, bluish-green eyes, and scruffy beard growth, approached the registers at…

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Accident on I-84 is creating backups on Queen Street

July 28, 2015
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I-84 (Web)

The Southington Fire Department is on the scene at a serious motor vehicle accident on I-84 east bound prior to the Queen Street exit. Reports indicate that two passengers are heavily trapped, and fire companies will be extricating for some time. Drivers should expect delays.

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Police recognize locals for supporting K-9 units

July 20, 2015
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Officer John Mahon and K-9 Arno, Steve McCarty From American Legion Kiltonic Post 72, Robert Desaulniers, Barbara and Steve Pintarich, Officer Steve Salerno, and K9 Lou gather at a ceremony during the July 9 Southington Board of Police Commissioners meeting.

The Southington Police Department (SPD) recognized a handful of local residents and one local organization at the July 9 Southington Board of Police Commissioners meeting for their dedication to the department’s K-9 program. Over the past 14 years, the SPD K-9 program has been able to add an addition K-9 unit with a dog and…

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Police arrest driver for 2 DUI accidents

July 20, 2015
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Rebecca Cello

The Southington Police Department (SPD) announced the arrest of Rebecca Cello, 38, of Plantsville, on Saturday, July 18. Cello was arrested  and charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving, evading responsibility with a motor vehicle, and failure to drive right. Cello was released on a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court…

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Police mourn retired Southington K9

July 20, 2015
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Police - K9 Roy passes

The Southington Police Department announcee the passing of one of their retired K9 police dogs, K9 Roy, the partner of Officer Chris Laporte. K-9 Roy served the department with distinction assisting with many drug arrest as well as tracking duties. He is seen, above, with Officer Laporte.

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Licenses for pinball games, games of chance, and pool tables

July 8, 2015
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Licenses for pinball games, games of chance, and pool tables

Southington Police Chief Jack Daly announced a reminder for all individuals who have current licenses for pinball games, games of chance and pool tables that their licenses expired on June 30. These licenses will be renewed at the Southington Police Department upon payment of the proper fee. If the permits are not renewed by July…

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Police are looking for vandals at Recreation Park

July 8, 2015
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Police are looking for vandals at Recreation Park

Between June and July of 2015 numerous incidents of vandalism have taken place in Recreation Park, and the Southington Police Department is requesting the public’s help in attempting to identify the individual(s) responsible. Acts of vandalism have been widespread. Portable toilets, garbage cans, and bleachers have been overturned. Areas of the park have been spray painted…

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Police investigate motorcycle accident on Flanders

June 16, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

Southington Police Department’s Accident Investigation Team (AIT) is investigating an accident on Flanders Road, just north of the intersection with Pilgrim Lane. Police were called to the scene a little after 10 a.m. this morning with reports of an accident involving two cars and a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle, Kevin Sullivan of Southington, sustained…

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Arrest made for sexual assault of a minor

June 16, 2015
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Edwin Perez

Edwin Perez, 30, of Meriden, turned himself in to Southington Police on Monday, June 15 after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. Perez was processed and charged with criminal attempt to commit fourth degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor, second degree unlawful restraing, and second degree breach of peace.…

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Police arrest Bristol man for sexual assault at Motel 6

May 26, 2015
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Kevin Goulbourne

Kevin Goulbourne, age 42 of Bristol, turned himself in at the Southington Police Department on May 20 at 12:20 p.m. after learning there was a warrant for his arrest. The warrant stems from a report of an alleged sexual assault incident that occurred at Motel 6 in Southington, on or about July 30, 2014. The…

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