Posts Tagged ‘ Police ’

Police investigate pornography scattered across local neighborhoods

May 18, 2015
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Southington Police Dept (web)

Earlier today, Southington police responded to numerous complaints about pornographic photographs and a pornographic DVD being thrown on lawns and roadways throughout Southington. In all, police recovered 20 pornographic magazine photos and one DVD from 19 different locations around town. Spring Lake Road was the hardest hit with four magazines recovered. Three were found on Flanders Road. Stonegate…

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Police arrest driver from fatal collision on Laning Street in January

May 1, 2015
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Alyssa Marin

Alyssa Marin, 25, of Hartford turned herself into Southington Police on April 28 at 3:30 p.m. after learning there was an active warrant for her arrest. Marin was processed and charged with negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, unsafe tires, and failure to drive right. She was released on a $5,000 bond and was given a…

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Arrest made for Berlin Avenue burglary

May 1, 2015
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Robert Crotty

On April 24, 2015, at approx 10:30 p.m., Robert Crotty, 42, of Southington turned himself into Southington Police on April 24 at approximately 10:30 p.m. after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. Crotty was processed and charged with first degree burglary, possession of burglary tools, second degree criminal mischief, and fourth degree…

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Woman arrested for credit card theft

April 28, 2015
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Melisssa Cocola

A New Britain woman was arrested in Southington this week after racking up over eight-thousand-dollars in credit card charges in her boyfriend’s ex wife’s name. Melissa Cocola, 39, opened three different credit cards and credit lines in the victim’s name, said police, purchasing approximately $8405.23 worth of merchandise since last March. Cocola was charged with…

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Police arrest former PTO treasurer for embezzlement

April 28, 2015
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Christine Honohan

Christine Honohan, 37, of Southington turned herself into the Southington Police headquarters on April 24  after learning there was a warrant for her arrest. Honohan was processed and charged with third degree larceny and released on a court-set promise to appear bond pending a Bristol Superior Court appearance on May 4. According to police, the…

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Arrests for underage drinking at hotel party

April 17, 2015
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Arrests for underage drinking at hotel party

On March 28, members of the Southington Police Department, funded by the STEPS Coalition, performed directed patrols during and after the junior prom, in an effort to reduce underage drinking at such events. During the course of their evening, police gathered information that several youths were believed to be having an underage drinking party at…

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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 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 foil credit card thefts at Shop Rite

March 20, 2015
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Brenda Eason

The Southington Police Department arrested two Hartford women accused of using altered credit cards and gift cards. Just before 6 p.m. on March 13, police responded to a call at 750 Queen Street where two women were reported using altered credit cards at Shop Rite. According to a police press release, Lakeisha Leonard, 20, of…

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