Tag Archives: Naugatuck Police Department

Police warn residents about scam

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department warned residents about a phone scam involving a call from someone who claims to be a police officer. The way the scam works, police…

New dog on the beat in borough

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department’s newest recruit will soon have a nose for sniffing out drugs and tracking missing people. Judge, a 2-year-old black Labrador, has joined the ranks…

Police launch initiative to combat opioid addiction

NAUGATUCK — As of Sept. 3, the number of confirmed opioid-related overdose deaths in Naugatuck stood at eight this year — four less than all of 2018 — with another…

Naugatuck PD moves into digital neighborhood 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department has expanded its digital presence in the hopes that more eyes — or rather cameras — will mean more leads to help fight crime….

Contract solidifies deputy chief’s appointment

NAUGATUCK — The borough and Deputy Police Chief C. Colin McAllister reached an agreement on a contract last week. The Board of Police Commissioners appointed McAllister, a 34-year-old Middlebury resident,…

DARE program returning to borough schools

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department and Board of Education are bringing back the DARE program starting next school year. “We’re not immune to the problems facing the state and…

Board appoints new deputy police chief

NAUGATUCK — The construction of a new leadership hierarchy at the Naugatuck Police Department continued in May with the appointment of the borough’s next deputy chief. The Board of Police…

Coffee brings cops, community together

NAUGATUCK — More than a dozen police officers filled the Dunkin’ Donuts on Bridge Street last Friday morning, but there wasn’t an active investigation or even free doughnuts. Rather, it…

Group to reach new heights to help Special Olympics

NAUGATUCK — In about 10 months’ time, Naugatuck police Det. Tom McGarvey plans to be on top of the world — specifically Africa. McGarvey, a six-year veteran of the Naugatuck…

Police holding ‘Coffee with a Cop’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department is inviting residents to have coffee with a cop this week. Naugatuck police officers, including Chief Steven Hunt, will be at Dunkin’ Donuts, 72…