Posts Tagged ‘ Southington Police Department ’

Southington Police earn state accreditation

May 26, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Southington Police Department (SPD) has earned a Tier I accreditation from the state’s Police Officer Standards and Training Council (POSTC). This achievement is the first step in a three-tier review of police standards in the areas of liability, professionalism, and general management. At a May 12 meeting of the POSTC, the…

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Police investigate string of car burglaries

January 26, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Police are investigating several vehicle burglaries that happened during the overnight hours of Sunday, Jan. 24 through Monday, Jan. 25. The burglaries were concentrated in the southwest portion of town around the Whitlock Avenue-Todd Road neighborhoods. A majority of the vehicles that were entered were unlocked motor vehicles in which mostly loose change was stolen. At one residence on…

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Sexual assault at Healing Hands massage

December 28, 2015
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David Kingsbury

David Kingsbury, 48, of Southington, turned himself in at the Southington Police Department at approximately 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 22 after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. The warrant stemmed from a sexual assault incident that occurred in Southington on Sept. 16, 2015. The warrant alleges that Kingsbury was working as…

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Police raid underage drinking party

December 28, 2015
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Drinking and driving - Photo by Praisaeng

Just before 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19, Southington Police Officers were dispatched to 102 Doe Meadow Ct. on a report of an underage party. Upon arrival, officers heard music coming from inside the residence and from inside the garage. Police also detected a strong odor of marijuana, and they observed evidence of alcohol consumption.…

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Cheshire man arrested for heroin and DUI

December 28, 2015
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Donald Bisson

Donald Bisson, 56, of Cheshire, turned himself into Southington Police at 10:15 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 11 after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. The warrant alleges Bisson was witnessed operating his vehicle in an erratic manner on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Meriden Avenue, and Route 10 during the late afternoon on Oct. 20.…

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7th annual police department gift drive

December 22, 2015
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Police Department Gift Drive

The Southington Police Department will be holding their 7th annual gift drive on Saturday, Dec. 19 at the Southington Walmart on Queen Street. From 10 a.m. through 2 p.m., police will collect gifts and donations to support local families. All donations will be used at Southington Community Services. For more information please contact Southington Police…

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Arrest made for thefts at Economy Spring

December 17, 2015
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Jason Bolduc

The Southington police announced the arrest of Jason Bolduc, 35, of Bristol for thefts at Economy Spring in Southington. On Monday, Dec. 14, Bolduc turned himself into police after learning that there was an active warrant for his arrest. He was processed and charged with first degree larceny. From April 2015 through November 2015, Bolduc…

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Police Blotter for the Dec. 18 edition

December 16, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Friday, Dec. 4 through Monday, Dec. 7: Prince Israel, 37, of 45 Plum Orchard Rd., Southington, was arrested on Dec. 4 for second degree breach of peace. R. Michael Payton, 54, of 1286 Woodruff St., Southington, was arrested on Dec. 4 for passing a standing school…

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‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign cites over 50 seat belt violations

December 4, 2015
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Click It or Ticket

The Southington Police Department handed out nearly 100 tickets during the annual “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign in Southington. Police announced that 57 motorists were cited during the campaign for failure to wear seat belts. In addition, police ticketed 22 motorists for cell phone violations, 12 for speeding, and five for operating…

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Police embrace beards to benefit cancer research

November 2, 2015
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Police - No shave November

Employees of the Southington Police Department will be participating in a “No Shave November” event to benefit cancer research. Police employees who donate $100 to the Saint Francis Foundation care of the Curtis D Robinson Center for health Equity, will be allowed to forgo the department’s no beard grooming policy from Nov. 1 through Nov.…

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