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Shelton Cops Charge Two With Burglarizing Home

by STAFF | Apr 22, 2015 11:57 am | Comments (0)

Alert Shelton residents, cops, and a police dog joined forces Tuesday to nab two men police say broke into a home on Waverly Terrace.

Police said they received several calls about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday regarding a suspicious vehicle driving around Waverly Road and Sorghum Road.

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Shelton Police Receive Awards, Promotions

by Ethan Fry | Apr 1, 2015 5:05 pm | Comments (0)

Shelton police recognized several officers for meritorious service during a ceremony Thursday (March 26) and promoted several others, including the first female female detective in the department’s history.

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Derby Man Charged With Robbing Elderly Shelton Woman

by STAFF | Mar 13, 2015 12:17 pm | Comments (1)

Shelton police charged a Derby man Friday with the strongarm robbery of an elderly Shelton woman in her own garage.

Michael Dean, 55, was charged with first-degree burglary, third-degree robbery, second-degree larceny, and second-degree assault of an elderly person.

Shelton Police Lt. Robert Kozlowsky said in a prepared statement that the robbery was reported about 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 by the victim, a 73-year-old woman who lives off Coram Road.

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Shelton Police Announce Arrests In Liquor Store Robbery

by STAFF | Feb 20, 2015 5:42 pm | Comments (0)

A Bridgeport man accused of the gun-point robbery of a River Road convenience store last Christmas Eve will also face charges in the stickup of a liquor store, police said.

Shelton Police Lt. Robert Kozlowsky said Friday (Feb. 20) that detectives had obtained an arrest warrant charging 33-year-old Valentine Rodriguez, in the Dec. 16 robbery of Cleto’s Wine Spirits & Ale at 402 Howe Ave.

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Shelton Gets A New Police Dog

by Press Release | Shelton Police Department | Oct 30, 2014 11:56 am | Comments (0)

The Shelton Police Department has acquired a new police dog.

Stryker is the newest addition to the department following the retirement of K9 Jager.

Stryker and his handler, Officer Dan Loris, are scheduled to begin formal training at the police academy in February.

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Police: The IRS Will Not Call You Out Of The Blue Demanding Money

by Shelton Police Department | Oct 22, 2014 2:44 pm | Comments (0)

The Shelton Police Department has received numerous calls recently from citizens who state someone called them claiming to be from the IRS and that they owe money.

Residents who receive these calls are advised to not release any personal information and hang up immediately.

According to the IRS, taxpayers should remember their first contact with the IRS will not be a call from out of the blue, but through official correspondence sent through the mail.

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Shelton Man Charged In Vehicle Break-Ins

by STAFF | Oct 22, 2014 2:17 pm | Comments (0)

Shelton police served five arrest warrants Wednesday on a Cardinal Drive man they say broke into vehicles and stole valuables — including a gun — from them.

Kyle Eckweiler, 21, has been jailed since last month after being arrested by police Sept. 23 on charges of third-degree burglary and fourth-degree larceny.

He was scheduled to appear at Superior Court in Derby in the Sept. 23 case Wednesday when Shelton cops served him with new arrest warrants.

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Ansonia Man Faces Gun, Drug Charges After Chase

by STAFF | Oct 20, 2014 3:06 pm | Comments (0)

Ansonia police arrested a South Street man Friday after they said he eluded officers trying to stop his car.

A prepared statement issued Monday by police spokesman Lt. Andrew Cota said that on Friday officers saw 21-year-old Howard Rumley, “who was known to be operating a motor vehicle without a license,” and tried to stop him in the area of South Street.

Rumley fled, Cota’s statement said.

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Shelton Cops Charge Third Suspect In Hotel Stickup

by STAFF | Oct 14, 2014 11:50 am | Comments (0)

Shelton police have charged the third man they say perpetrated a stickup at a Bridgeport Avenue hotel in June.

The man, Derrick Gilliam, 28, was charged with first-degree robbery and sixth-degree larceny.

In July police arrested two other Bridgeport residents, Anthony Santiago and Lancelot Supersad, on identical charges in connection with the heist.

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Shelton Standoff Resolved Peacefully

by Ethan Fry | Oct 2, 2014 6:55 pm | Comments (0)

A 41-year-old Shelton man surrendered to police after a standoff at his Longview Road home that lasted nearly three hours Thursday.

The man, who was not identified by police, was not injured, but was taken in an ambulance to a local hospital for a mental health evaluation.

The man was in the backyard of his home during the standoff, and no other people were involved or threatened by him, police said.

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