Ellington Fatal Crash Arrests

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  On December 20, 2015 at approximately 12:31 am, State Police Troop C received the report of a single car collision on West Road in Ellington. The collision resulted in one fatality. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Nathan Coles. The… Read More

Griswold Transfer Station Closing

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Due to a mandatory employee benefits meeting, the Griswold Transfer Station will be CLOSED Wednesday March 9, 2016 10 AM – NOON OPEN NOON – 2 PM

Plainfield Police Chase ends in Arrest

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On 03/03/16 at approximately 1:30 AM the Plainfield Police Department received a phone call from the Danielson State Police Troop D barracks reporting that the Foster Rhode Island Police Department was involved in a pursuit that entered into Connecticut. It was further reported… Read More

Plainfield Narcotics Arrest

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As part of the ongoing effort of the Plainfield Police Department to combat illicit narcotics sales within the Town of Plainfield, members of the Plainfield Police Department conducted a motor vehicle stop in the parking lot of McDonalds, 796 Norwich Rd, at approximately… Read More

Griswold Man Sentenced to Prison

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Brian Sylvestri, 28 years old, from Griswold, Ct., was sentenced Wednesday in New London Superior Court, to 18 months in prison. Sylvestri was convicted of molesting an 11-year-old girl during a two year period, during which time Sylvestri admitted to having “an inappropriate… Read More

Move Over Law Awareness Campaign

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  Middletown, CT (March 2, 2016): The Connecticut State Police are conducting a Move Over Law campaign to bring awareness, act as a reminder, and highlight the importance of moving over for emergency vehicles, highway maintenance crews, and tow trucks. On February 22,… Read More

Somers Assault Arrest

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On March 1, 2016 at approximately 10:06pm, State Police Troop C Barracks responded to the area of 156 Main Street in the town of Somers to a report of a female subject screaming. Arriving on the scene, Troopers conducted an investigation and it… Read More

Griswold Road Meeting

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There will be a presentation of the recent Road Study Survey on March 9, 2016 at 6:30 PM at the Griswold Middle School auditorium. All residents are urged to attend the meeting to be informed and have the opportunity to ask questions.

Griswold Town Hall Offices Closed

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Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 Town Hall offices will be closed from 10am-11 AM for presentation on medical benefits Sorry for the inconvenience!

Moosup Woman Arrested for Prostitution

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  After a video posted online showed her allaged propositioning of men for money, Plainfield Police arrested a Moosup woman on the charges of prostitution.   Police said they served Jennifer Souza, 31, a warrant wihle apearing in Danielson Superior Court on seaparate… Read More

No More Free Electricity

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The Jewett City Department of Public Utilities has provided electricity to three establishments in the town for no charge. The Jewett City Fire Department, the Slater Library, and the Jewett City Little League complex. The company had been providing free electricity to the aforementioned three for approximately 30… Read More

Super Lice Invade Connecticut

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Super lice, resistant to over-the-counter treatments, have invaded 25 states, and Connecticut is on the list. Scientists have found that super lice cannot be killed with the chemicals used in most over-the-counter treatments, which is successful less than 25 percent of the time,… Read More

Statewide Narcotics Task Force Makes New London Heroin Arrest

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New London, CT (February 24, 2016): The Connecticut State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force – East (SNTF-E), which consists of members of the State Police, New London Police Department, Norwich Police Department, Groton City Police Department, Groton Town Police Department, Waterford Police Department,… Read More

Breaking! – Car vs House Accident in Plainfield

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On 02/22/16 at approximately 8:59 PM members of the Plainfield Police Department, Plainfield Fire Department and American Legion Ambulance responded to the area of Better Val-U on Norwich Road in Plainfield for the report of a car versus house motor vehicle accident. Upon… Read More

Griswold Receives STEAP Grant

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  Griswold First Selectman, Kevin Skulczyck is excited to announce the awarded STEAP Grant.  They would like to thank Paul Brycki, State Representative and Congressman Courtney’s office for their help in securing the funds. The Grant is for $370,000 for the Jewett City… Read More

Voluntown YSB Dodgeball Tournament

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  A YSB Dodgeball Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 5th starting at 9am in the Voluntown Elementary School gym.   The tournament is open to students in grades 5 – 8, as well as to high school students and adults.  … Read More

Woodstock Man Arrested for Sexual Assault

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  On 02/18/16, Gary Sheldon of Roseland Park Road, Woodstock, CT was arrested after turning himself in at Troop D  after a lengthy investigation revealed he was allegedly sexually assaulting a child over a three year period of time. Troop D secured a… Read More

Shoplifting and Drug Possession

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Police responding to a shoplifting complaint at the Big Y, on Wauregan Road in Killingly, on Friday, arrested Killian Burns, 25, of Woodstock, CT. Police were able to recover the stolen merchandise from Burns, and while searching her further, found several pills, drug… Read More

Rottweiler Owners Appeal Ruling

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Two Rottweilers ordered to be put to death by town and state officials for their attack on Lynne Denning, a home health aide worker, at a Plainfield home on December 3, 2014, have not been euthanized as of yet. Owners of the two… Read More

Who’s Responsible?

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– Potholes are a sign of Spring, but they can do damage to your car, and this could be a bad year for potholes. Potholes can cause a lot of damage to your car, and accounts for nearly $3 billion in damages every… Read More

Sexual Assault Arrest by Plainfield PD

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  On Friday February 19, 2016 at approximately 6:27 A.M., the Plainfield Police Department arrested Jason T. Marquis, 38, of Bristol, CT for the charges of Risk of Injury to a Minor-Illegal Sexual Contact and two counts of Sexual Assault in the First… Read More

Reckless Driving Arrest – Vernon

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  On February 18, 2016 at approximately 7:15pm, Trooper Kaelberer was conducting speed enforcement on I-84 in the town of Vernon when a silver Fiat was observed traveling at a high rate of speed in the carpool lane. Using a lazer unit, Kaelberer… Read More