Posts Tagged ‘ State Police ’

Police arrest motorist for brandishing fake gun on I-84

August 10, 2016
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Jason Brian Marek

State police arrested a Southington man for brandishing a fake gun at motorists on I-84 Westbound in Cheshire and Southington. Jason Brian Marek, 35, of 585 Pleasant St. in Southington, was arrested and charged with illegal use/possession of a facsimile handgun and breach of peace. State police received reports around 7:05 p.m. that the operator of…

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State police partner with CVS with prescription collection boxes

April 28, 2016
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News - CVS dropbox

  The Connecticut State Police is partnering with CVS Pharmacy and the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids to collect unused prescription medications and prevent potential drug abuse. All of the 11 state police barracks across the state now have a permanent drug collection drop box, made possible through a donation by CVS Pharmacy to install drop…

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State Police announce holiday arrests over Thanksgiving weekend

November 30, 2015
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CT State Police

MIDDLETOWN—The Connecticut State Police announced that they supplemented the normal patrol force with additional state troopers throughout the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The operation began at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and concluded on Sunday at 11:59 p.m. Troopers patrolled roads and highways across Connecticut, focusing on drunken driving violations and aggressive driving. The state…

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CT State Police offer holiday shopping safety tips

November 27, 2015
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CT State Police

The holiday season is fast approaching which means many Connecticut residents will be heading to the stores and to their computers to do holiday shopping. With our busy lives becoming more chaotic during the holiday season, many people forget some basic personal safety measures they should be taking. The Connecticut State Police provided the following…

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State police to adopt program to keep victims of domestic violence safe

October 2, 2014
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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Wednesday announced the Connecticut State Police will be adopting a lethality assessment program to keep victims of domestic violence safe by encouraging more victims to use shelters, counseling and advocacy and support services. “The lethality assessment is an easy and effective method that identifies victims of domestic violence who are at…

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Brooklyn man charged with using illegal credit cards at Target

March 24, 2014
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Southington Police recently arrested a Brooklyn man on charges of identity theft and illegal use of credit cards at Target last December. Stephen Stanley, 28, of last known address, 2361 Pacific St., Apt. 3A, Brooklyn, NY, was arrested on March 20. According to police, Stanley entered the Southington Target store on December 4, 2013 and…

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