by Press Release | Aug 25, 2016 3:43 pm | Comments (0)
A team of assessors from the Police Officers Standards and Training Council will arrive on September 9, 2016, to examine the Shelton Police Department’s policy and procedures as they relate to Tier I (Liability) of the State Accreditation Standards.
Verification by the team that the Shelton Police Department meets the POST Councils state of the art accreditation Standards is part of a voluntary process to gain accreditation—a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional excellence.
As part of the on-site assessment, agency employees and members of the community are invited to offer comments.
by STAFF | Aug 24, 2016 8:56 am | Comments (0)
Seymour police Tuesday announced the arrest of an underage suspect in connection to a string of motor vehicle break-ins that plagued the community in March.
The 16-year-old boy was charged Aug. 11 at the Connecticut Juvenile Training Center, a juvenile jail for people between 12 and 20, where he was already serving time for another, unspecified crime, according to a statement from Seymour Police Department Deputy Chief Paul Satkowski.
by Press Release | Shelton Police Department | Aug 23, 2016 11:30 am | Comments (0)
Shelton Police Department’s police dog, Stryker, will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
Stryker’s vest is sponsored by Shelton resident Margaret Miles, and will be embroidered with the sentiment “In loving memory of Therapy Dog Sandy”. Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks.
by STAFF | Aug 11, 2016 6:45 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police announced a second suspect has been charged in a January Quaker Ridge Road home invasion.
The suspect, 32-year-old Oscar Rosado, was arrested about 11 p.m. Wednesday by Bridgeport police and turned over to Shelton cops, who held a warrant to charge him with home invasion, conspiracy to commit home invasion, first-degree robbery, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery, second-degree unlawful restraint, and conspiracy to commit unlawful restraint.
by STAFF | Aug 11, 2016 1:23 pm | Comments (0)
A 23-year-old Shelton woman was driving while impaired during a fatal head-on River Road crash in May, police said Friday.
The woman, Samantha Monaco, now faces charges of second-degree manslaughter with a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, using a hand-held cell phone while operating a motor vehicle, and failure to drive right.
by STAFF | Aug 10, 2016 4:18 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police are searching for a gold Honda Odyssey involved in a stickup Wednesday afternoon.
In a prepared statement, Detective Christopher Nugent said a man at the Avalon condominiums at 915 Bridgeport Ave. called police about 1 p.m. saying he had just been robbed at gunpoint.
by STAFF | Aug 10, 2016 7:05 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police accused a 54-year-old man of burglary and larceny Monday.
John Rotz, of Shelton, is scheduled to appear in court Aug. 18 to answer the charges.
by Ethan Fry | Aug 9, 2016 3:42 am | Comments (0)
DNA from a belt used to bind a Shelton man’s hands during a home invasion led police to the Bridgeport man accused of committing the crime.
by STAFF | Aug 4, 2016 2:36 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police have charged a Bridgeport man with robbing a Quaker Ridge Road home in January where they later allegedly found a marijuana growing operation.
by STAFF | Jul 27, 2016 1:56 pm | Comments (0)
Update July 29: Ansonia police announced on Facebook that the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run has been located and that the accident remains under investigation.
Original post follows below.
Ansonia police are searching for the driver of an SUV that struck a woman on Wakelee Avenue Wednesday morning and then drove off.