Category: Police

Police blotter for July 18

The Bristol Police Department made the following arrests last week: •William J. Santiago, 26, of 267 Washington St., Plainville, was arrested July 4 and charged with distribution of controlled substances less than 1,500 feet from a school. •Wesley F. Slaughter,…

Police blotter for July 11

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests last week: •Curtis Ingram, 31, of 45 Divinity St., Bristol, was arrested June 28 and charged with interfering with an officer, assault on a peace officer, FM, EMS, failure to comply with…

Police blotter for July 4

The Bristol Police Department made the following arrests: •Julian F. Vanegas-Sanchez, 20, of 597 Burlington Ave., Apt. 2, Bristol, was arrested June 21 and charged with operation of a motor vehicle by a minor having an elevated blood alcohol content,…

Police blotter for June 27

Bristol Police reported the following arrests: Justin M. Crahan, 33, of 11 Fall Mountain Rd., Terryville, was arrested June 13 and charged with operation while under the influence, traveling too fast for conditions, operation with registration, license, suspended, revoked, and…

Suspect in string of burglaries arrested near his home; police say he was driving stolen vehicle

UPDATED AT 6:32 A.M. Bristol police reported the suspect in a string of Bristol burglaries has been arrested after a detective spotted the suspect in a vehicle near his home. Police said the vehicle turned out to be stolen. Police…

Police blotter for June 20

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Troy S. Bard, 46, of 61 Bartholomew St., Apt. A, Bristol was arrested June 6 on two counts of disorderly conduct. •Jennifer A. Lange, 42, of 35 Beths Ave., Apt., 53, Bristol…

String of robberies reported; committed while residents are asleep

A string of burglaries, apparently committed by the same person and committed while residents are sleeping, has caught the attention of law enforcement. The Bristol Police Department Criminal Investigation Division is currently investigating several residential burglaries. Police said these burglaries…

Police blotter for June 13

Bristol police reported the following arrests: •Jeffrey J. Thibeault, 51, of no certain address, was arrested on May 30 and charged with violation of probation. He was arrested a little later and charged with violation of probation again. •Yara Torres,…

Police blotter for June 6

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Lisa Williams, 42, of 534 Brightwood Ave., Torrington was arrested on May 21 and charged with second degree failure to appear. •Maria Lopez, 18, of 111 Gridley St., Bristol was arrested on…

Police offer details on today’s bomb threats at Edgewood, Greene-Hill; Report pair of 10-year-olds charged in Edgewood, Stafford incidents

Bristol police dealt with two more bomb threats at city schools this morning. They also made two arrests of two juveniles in connection with the threats. Edgewood School and Greene-Hills School were both evacuated after threats were found. An arrest…

City officials say bomb threat culprits will be caught; Rewards offered; Information sought

  By MIKE CHAIKEN After five bomb scares at Bristol schools since last week, city officials made it clear tonight that the culprits will be caught and there will be severe consequences—including criminal charges and the pursuit of full financial…

Police blotter for May 30

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Tracey Valentine, 30, of 108 Greystone Ave., Bristol was arrested on May 16 and charged with using/ tampering motor vehicle without permission, illegal possession, illegal possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia,…

Police blotter for May 23

Bristol police reported the following incidents: •Narendra Adams, 33, of 79 Albany St., New Britain was arrested on May 11 and charged with illegal possession of marijuana and violation of town ordinance. •Shamar Atwater, 29, of 21 Liberty St., Waterbury…