Tag Archives: police


Car break-ins prompt warning

PROSPECT — Prospect’s Resident State Trooper Office is partnering with the Naugatuck Police Department to combat a series of motor vehicle break-ins that have been scattered across the area in…


Thieves target unlocked cars

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police issued a reminder to residents to make sure their cars are locked after a rash of break-ins this week. Police received several reports of break-ins to…


Man pleads guilty to child porn charge

WATERBURY — A Naugatuck man pleaded guilty to a felony Monday in connection to a child porn investigation and will serve about nine months in prison. Christopher DePallo pleaded guilty…


Thefts under investigation

PROSPECT — Police are investigating two thefts in town. On July 3 a back pack leaf blower was stolen from a vehicle parked at 163 Matthew St. between 9:30 and…


Investigation of infant’s death remains open

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Police say they are still investigating the death of a baby that occurred on Diamond Street in April. The death certificate states that the death of Nylise…


Infant’s death ruled an accident

NAUGATUCK — The death of an infant in apartment 1R at 20 Diamond St. in April was the result of the girl’s mother rolling over on her in her sleep….


Police charge man with firing shotgun in spat

NAUGATUCK — A 50-year-old borough man was arrested late Wednesday after witnesses told police he fired a shotgun from his home upon seeing his roommate outside, then yelled from a…


Motorcyclist injured in crash

NAUGATUCK — A 25-year-old borough was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after an accident on New Haven Road. Howie Hafford was driving a motorcycle south on Route 63, New…


Police say man exposed himself

NAUGATUCK — A 62-year-old borough man was arrested after his neighbor said she saw him fondle himself and then take his pants off in view of her four young children,…


Sex offender facing another charge

NAUGATUCK — A registered sex offender has been arrested a second time in connection with possessing child pornography. Roger Farkas, 70, of 43 Longview Terrace, Naugatuck, was charged June 18…