- Thursday, September 11, 2014
While conducting surveillance of town liquor stores, local officers observed Jake Thomas Behan, 19, arriving at the Rooster Wine & Liquor store at 113 South Main Street operating a vehicle without a front marker plate. They then observed Behan exiting the store with a 12-pack of beer and stopped him to investigate.
- Thursday, July 24, 2014
Life Vest Found
Police report that on July 8 on Hanover Road, a person found a Kidder-brand life vest designed for a female.
Anyone missing such a flotation device may contact Officer William Crone at the police station at 3 Main Street, telephone 203-426-5841, to claim it.
Oakview Road Accident
- Thursday, June 19, 2014
Hattertown Road Incident
Police report that motorist John Tracy, 18, of Bethel was driving a 2002 Subaru Legacy SUV southward near 223 Hattertown Road about 6:05 pm on May 30, when the vehicle went off the pavement and then struck a line of wooden guardposts and some guardcabling.
The accident occurred south of Hattertown Road’s intersection with Castle Meadow Road. There were no injuries.
Police report they issued Tracy a written warning for making a restricted turn.
- Thursday, December 5, 2013
Police said that they responded to a report of a minor one-vehicle accident having occurred at 4 Riverside Road about 2:05 am on November 30.
Police said that after investigating, they charged motorist Megan Machado, 28, of West Haven with driving under the influence and with making a restricted turn.
Following processing, Machado was released on $100 bail for a December 17 court appearance.
- Thursday, November 7, 2013
Police said that on the evening of October 27, they responded to a report that a motorist was driving erratically on Berkshire Road, so they went to the area to seek the driver.
Police said they located the driver on Toddy Hill Road and stopped him to investigate. Police said they then charged motorist Timothy McColgan, 47, of Bloomington, N.Y., with driving under the influence.
McColgan was released on $100 bail for a November 12 court appearance.
- Friday, September 6, 2013
Police report they stopped motorist Boris Zilbershteyn, 52, of Brookfield near the intersection of South Main Street and Prospect Drive at about 9 pm on August 31 for driving violations.
Police said they charged Zilbershteyn with driving under the influence, failure to drive to the right, and making a restricted turn.
Zilbershteyn was released on bail for a September 13 court appearance, police said.
- Thursday, August 1, 2013
Police report that while on patrol along Wasserman Way at the Exit 11 interchange of Interstate 84 at about 8 pm on July 28, they stopped motorist Patricia Esposito, 53, of North Haven for a violation and then investigated.
Police said they charged Esposito with driving under the influence and with failure to obey a traffic control signal.
Following processing, Esposito was released on $100 bail for an August 13 court appearance, according to police.
- Thursday, May 9, 2013
Police report that they responded about 4:16 am on May 6 to an incident that occurred on South Main Street, near Prospect Drive.
Police said motorist Brendan Brooks, 23, of 71 Main Street was driving an unspecified vehicle that struck a utility pole, after which he allegedly left the scene.