Tag Archives: police


Police charge student with assaulting guard

NAUGATUCK — A 12-year-old City Hill Middle School student was arrested last week after police say he assaulted a security guard at the school. Police reported the student, whose name…


State police honor local officers

Many of the men and women who protect the local area on a daily basis were recognized for bravery, quick thinking and diligence in their work during an awards ceremony…


Man charged following confrontation at borough home

NAUGATUCK — A man wanted in Florida showed up on the doorstep of a home Sunday looking to collect a debt while armed with brass knuckles and a knife, a…


Police investigating drowning in Beacon Falls  

BEACON FALLS — State police detectives are investigating a drowning that occurred Friday afternoon. John Kautzner, 47, was found in a brook behind his home at 317 Burton Road at…


Vandals target cars

A vandal or vandals likely armed with a BB gun caused damage to multiple cars in Beacon Falls and Prospect early this week, according to police. Police in Beacon Falls…


Vandals strike in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating two incidents of vandalism that happened on back-to-back days early last week. Police reported that the mailbox at 6 Lorraine Drive was damaged during…


Vandals target cars

NAUGATUCK — At least 11 vehicles had their windows smashed sometime after midnight Friday and Saturday morning, police said. Police received nearly a dozen complaints of broken car windows in…


Police charge students with pulling fire alarm

NAUGATUCK — Two Naugatuck High School students were arrested this week after police said they deliberately pulled a fire alarm at the school. Police said the two 14-year-old girls pulled…


Beacon Falls burglary under investigation

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating the burglary of a home on Randall Drive. Police reported the house at 12 Randall Drive was robbed sometime between 7 a.m. and 3:15…


Stats show crime down

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck saw a decrease in crime last year, according to recently released statistics from the FBI. The FBI released its annual Crime in America report on Sept. 28….