Tag Archives: Naugatuck Police Department

Police warn of IRS scam

NAUGATUCK—  The Naugatuck Police Department is warning residents after several people in the area have reported a potential scam over the last few weeks. Police say there is a scam,…

Chief proposes 12 percent budget increase

Spending plan calls for restoration of three officer positions NAUGATUCK — Police Chief Christopher Edson presented a budget proposal Monday night that would restore three officer positions and increase department…

Top borough officers retire

NAUGATUCK — Two top administrators in the Naugatuck Police Department’s detective bureau have retired. Lt. Gregory Dean, head of the bureau for the past three-and-a-half years, and Detective Sgt. Randy…

Task force targets sex trafficking

NEW HAVEN — The Naugatuck Police Department is one of 14 agencies from across the state that have agreed to take part in a task force that will target the…

New officers sworn in

NAUGATUCK — One is a lifelong borough resident and Army veteran who wants to serve his community. The other comes from a family of police officers; she wants to help…

PD requests 6.4 percent more for budget

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance is contemplating whether to give the Naugatuck Police Department a 6.4 percent budget increase for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The NPD initially asked for…

Officials fear lure of pension

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Fire Department hired a young firefighter in August named Nate Peragallo who scored among the highest of 540 applicants on a variety of tests and interviews….

Cameras prove beneficial

New policy requires officers to video any professional interaction NAUGATUCK — A year after borough officers began wearing cameras on their uniforms, the Naugatuck Police Department has no buyer’s remorse….

Three climb ranks at PD

NAUGATUCK — Steven Hunt grew up admiring his father and the work he did for the Naugatuck Police Department, so he followed him into law enforcement. On Sept. 17, with…

Later law allows for more officers

NAUGATUCK — It doesn’t appear the Naugatuck Police Department will have to cut any officers in the near future. It wasn’t so clear to a number of residents a couple…