Category: Police

Emergency parking ban lifted

The Bristol Police Department announced on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 13, that the emergency parking ban has been lifted. The Department of Public Works had announced that the ban would take effect as of midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 12,…

Emergency parking ban issued

The Bristol Department of Public Works has issued an emergency parking ban. The ban will go into effect at midnight, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. According to the Bristol Police Department, “the emergency parking ban will remain in effect until further…

Police blotter for Jan. 4

Bristol police reported the following arrests: Samantha Paige Hammer, 20, of 176 Morningside Dr., Bristol, was arrested on Friday, Dec. 21, and charged with first offense possession of less than one-half ounce of a cannabis-type substance. Brendan O’Neill, 21, of…

State police announce fewer accidents, more violations over New Year’s weekend

MIDDLETOWN—The Connecticut State Police announced that there were 339 accidents in Connecticut throughout New Year’s weekend. There were 54 accidents with injuries, but there were no fatalities handled by state police. The one fatal motor vehicle accident in the state…

Police blotter for Dec. 28

Bristol police reported the following arrests: Erika Youngmark Breer, 28, of 5 Earl St., Bristol, was arrested on Monday, Dec. 17, and charged with traveling too fast for conditions, operation of a motor vehicle while under the influence, and failure…

3 bomb threats yesterday, no bombs found

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER According to Mayor Ellen Zoppo-Sassu there were “bomb threats being called in across the country,” yesterday, Thursday, Dec. 13. Zoppo-Sassu said there were three Bristol locations reported on Thursday; “the senior center on Stafford Ave.,…

Police blotter for Nov. 9

The Bristol police reported the following arrests: Autumn Carlson, 30, of 318 South St., Bristol, was arrested on Monday, Oct. 15, and charged with disorderly conduct. Dennis King, 49, of 70 Gaylord St., Apt. 410, Bristol, was arrested on Monday,…

Police blotter for Nov. 2

Bristol police reported the following arrests: David Thomas Brady, 24, of 151 Cheshire Rd., Meriden, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 19, and charged with second degree criminal damage to landlord’s property. Cora Dever, 45, of 10 Haig Ave., Bristol, was…

Police blotter for Oct. 19

The Bristol police reported the following incidents: Shawna Leigh Capolupo-Brooks, 25, of 102 Leigh Ave., Thomaston, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 5, and charged with sale of narcotic substances, conspiracy to commit the sale of narcotic substances, and sale of…

Police blotter for Oct. 12

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: Sheri L. Bolduc, 45, of 47 Harrison St., Bristol, was arrested on Thursday, Sept. 27, and charged with third degree larceny. Terry McCready, 52, of 156 Main St., Terryville, was arrested on…

Police blotter for Oct. 5

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrest: Alexander Irizarry, 45, of 17 Barbara Rd., Bristol, was arrested on Monday, Sept. 24, and charged with operation or towing an unregistered motor vehicle. Maria S. Ramos, 36, of 77 Lawndale Ave.,…

Police report for Sept. 28

The Bristol police reported the following incidents: Muhnad Abuali, 20, of 4 Mccabe Ct., Little Ferry, New Jersey, was arrested on Monday, Sept. 17, and charged with sixth degree larceny. Jehora Bajrami, 25, of 87 Lurton St., New Britain, was…

Police blotter for Sept. 21

Bristol Police reported the following arrests: Joseph Nicholas Coppola, 41, of 33 Forest St., Naugatuck, was arrested on Monday, Sept. 10, and charged with operation or towing an unregistered motor vehicle, theft of a number plate or insert, and not…

Police blotter for Sept. 14

Bristol police reported the following arrests: Eugene Blowin, 39, of 218 West St., Apt. D2, Bristol, was arrested on Thursday, Aug. 30, and charged with second degree failure to appear. Wesley Brown, 22, of 124 George St., Bristol, was arrested…

Bristol man arrested for fight that led to hospitalization of 2 victims

On Tuesday, Sept. 11, at approximately 9 a.m., Southington police arrested Landin Rutledge, 21, of Bristol for his involvement in a fight in a Southington municipal parking lot earlier that day which led to the hospitalization of two victims. Police…

Police blotter for Sept. 7

Bristol police reported the following arrests: Leidy Florez-Diaz, 32, of 83 Wolcott St., apartment 1F, Bristol, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 27, and charged with disorderly conduct. Destiny Adgenty Jiminez, 18, of 60 Sycamore St., Bristol, was arrested on Monday,…

Police blotter for Aug. 31

Bristol police reported the following arrests: David Francisco, 26, of 71 Williams St., Hartford, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 20, and charged with two counts of operation or towing an unregistered motor vehicle, two counts of misuse of plate, two…

Police bust up narcotics dealing operation; city man faces drug and manslaughter charges

Several law enforcement agencies including Bristol police busted up a narcotic dealing operation on Friday morning. Bristol resident Matthew Fazzano was nabbed and is facing a slew of drug-related charges and a manslaughter charge, according to Bristol police. In a…