Tag: vandalism

Police arrest vandal at the high school

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

  Southington police have tracked down a Southington man for vandalizing the main entrance at Southington High School. Nicholas A. Dusza, 27, of Southington was issued a summons for loitering on school grounds and third degree criminal mischief. The investigation…

Thefts continue at St. Thomas Cemetery

Above, statues stolen earlier this year from St. Thomas Cemetery. Since January, there has been eight reported thefts of marble statues at the local cemetery. (File photo)

Since January 2016, there have been eight reported thefts of marble statues from Saint Thomas Cemetery, located on Meriden Avenue in Southington, and police are asking residents for help in apprehending the thieves. The most recent thefts occurred during the…

Thieves, vandals target local graves

Vandals have stolen three statues from the Giammatteo grave site at St. Thomas Cemetery, above.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Vandals and thieves have been targeting grave sites at St. Thomas Cemetery, with several families reporting that statues have been stolen from their relatives’ gravesites.  A string of burglaries has occurred at the cemetery since the start…

Town implements vandalism tip line

By Ed Harris Editor Southington officials are hoping that residents are ready to ACT against vandalism. Officials recently unveiled the Active Community Tip Line (ACT), a way for callers to anonymously report vandalism related information. The tip line number is…