Matthew Hayes

  • Car Show Partial Proceeds Benefit PD Canine Unit

    “Hey, come out,” shouted Newtown Police Officer Felicia Figol.

    “I would rather not,” answered Officer Matthew Hayes from a hiding spot behind shrubs on a landscaped lawn next to the police station Saturday, August 8.

    “What’s behind your back?” Officer Figol asked.

    “Nothing; I have a right to be here,” he said. “Don’t harass the public.”

  • Ceremony Welcomes Saint Michael, Honors Baro

    Officer Handler Felicia Figol stands with Saint Michael, Newtown Police Department’s new K-9, and swears to uphold duty. Swearing them in is Town Clerk Debbie Aurelia Halstead; to the right is Police Chief Michael Kehoe.