Rindge Police Chief Frank Morrill accepted an award from the New England Association of Cheifs of Police for community policing during a ceremony at Franklin Pierce University on Tuesday afternoon.

RIndge: Police Department receives community award

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Community members, officials from Franklin Pierce University and the Rindge Crime Watch were all present Tuesday evening to watch Police Chief Frank Morrill accept an award on behalf of the Rindge Police Department for excellence in community policing from the New England Association of Chiefs of Police. Morrill, along with President of Rindge Crime Watch Bob Hamilton and two fellow officers from the Police Department were on hand to accept the award and words of congratulations. “The group here today speaks for itself,” said Ted Smith, the second vice president of the chief’s association, and a former Troy police chief himself, in an … 0

Antrim police log: April 24, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Antrim Tuesday, April 1 Arrest: At 7:40 a.m., State Police Troop F called to confirm a warrant for David Vanwie, 34, of Schenectady, N.Y., for operating after a suspended license. The warrant was confirmed, and Vanwie was taken into custody and released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of June 5 at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. Arrest: At 6:25 p.m., … 0

Peterborough: Crash sends two to MCH

Monday, April 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A husband and wife from Peterborough were taken to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment after an accident on East Mountain Road early Thursday afternoon. According to Peterborough police, Luis Aguilera, 66, of Peterborough, driving a 2012 Toyota Camry, pulled out from a driveway on Mountain Road, and his car was hit … 0

Wilton: Moose caused car accident Friday

Monday, April 21, 2014

WILTON — In the early hours of Friday morning, a driver on Route 31 struck a moose, killing the animal and leaving the driver with minor injuries. At approximately 7:16 a.m. on Friday, Wilton police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 31 South, where Tara Turcogeorge, … 0

Wilton: Man arrested for Maple Street prowling

Monday, April 21, 2014

On Friday morning, police arrested a prowler who they believe was attempting to break into cars in the area of Maple Street. According to a press release issued by police on Friday, while on patrol on Maple Street, Patrol Officer Bill Hickerson encountered a man, later identified as … 0

Dublin police log: April 22, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

Dublin Sunday, March 23 Arrest: At 2:10 p.m., police received a report of a motorist on Route 101 throwing objects from their vehicle. Police located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. During the investigation, police observed bottles of alcohol in the vehicle and subsequently arrested the operator, … 0

Francestown police log: April 22, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

Francestown Tuesday, April 8 Fraud: At 6:15 p.m., police took a report of credit card fraud from a Trail Side Lane resident. Wednesday, April 9 Road hazard: At 8 a.m., police took a report of a road hazard on Main Street. A log was later removed from the … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: April 22, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

Temple-Greenville Saturday, March 29 Arrest: Police arrested Peter Michlik, 52, of New Ipswich and charged him with theft of lost or mislaid property. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of June 12 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Sunday, March 31 … 0

Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an … 0

Rindge: Man faces 40-80 years in prison

Monday, April 14, 2014

KEENE — A Rindge man has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison on one count of felonious sexual assault and three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, after assaulting a young girl under the age … 0

Peterborough: Wind spreads brush fire

Monday, April 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Strong winds whipped up a permitted brush fire on Carley Road Saturday afternoon, requiring firefighters to spend a couple of hours extinguishing a blaze that covered about three-quarters of an acre. “It was an accident,” Peterborough Fire Chief Joe Lenox said on Monday. “We got a … 0

Peterborough: 2 seriously injured in NHBB blast released from hospital

Monday, April 14, 2014

Two New Hampshire Ball Bearings workers who were seriously injured in a Feb. 10 explosion at the Peterborough plant have been released from Massachusetts hospitals and are recovering at their homes. N.H. Ball Bearings spokesperson Hans Baker declined to provide the names of the two workers or information … 0

Court log: April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Dublin police Suzanne Deschuiteneer, 53, of Greenfield, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Hancock police Stacie Corliss, 26, of Peterborough, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Jaffrey police Jesse Balcom, 22, of Jaffrey, case hearing for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs on Jan. 1, 2013, case status … 0