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Officer struck by car

Police seeking public’s help to identify suspect NAUGATUCK — Borough police are searching for the driver of a car that hit a police officer Thursday night following Naugatuck’s fireworks display….

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Police investigating burglaries

PROSPECT — Police are investigating two separate burglaries that occurred on back-to-back days in town. Officers responded to an alarm at the Sunoco Gas Station at 68 Waterbury Road during…

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Bears spotted in Naugatuck, Beacon Falls

NAUGATUCK — Bears were spotted in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck on Wednesday morning. Naugatuck police said a bear was sighted in the area of Birch Lane at about 9:20 a.m….

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Contractor facing charges for work without permit, license

NAUGATUCK — A Waterbury man is facing charges after police say he performed work at home in the borough without the proper permits or a license. Jose Canto, 55, of…

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Prospect puts body cameras to use

PROSPECT — The Prospect Police Department is among the growing number of law enforcement agencies that are using body cameras. For nearly a year, Prospect officers have been required to…

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Man charged with assault

NAUGATUCK — A New London man is accused of slashing his friend with a box cutter at a gas station here during a road trip to buy marijuana in Waterbury….

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Police charge Waterbury man with sexual assault

NAUGATUCK — A 77-year-old Waterbury man was arrested Monday after police say he inappropriately touched a Naugatuck woman last summer. Police reported Richard Wood, of 62 Avalon Circle, Waterbury, was…

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Drivers reminded to ‘click it or ticket’

PROSPECT — Prospect police are enforcing seat belt laws as part of the national Click It or Ticket campaign. Officers will ticket anyone who is not wearing their seat belt,…

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PD announces spot check

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police along with members of the Regional Traffic Team are conducting a DWI spot check on Saturday. The spot check is from 6:30 p.m. Saturday to 2:30…

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Police charge man with grabbing girl

NAUGATUCK — A 39-year-old borough man was arrested Friday night after police said he approached a teen downtown and inappropriately touched the girl. The 15-year-old girl was sitting on bench…