David Hoffman, 54, of Ashburnham, appeared in court on Wednesday in Jaffrey to be arraigned on a charge of negligent homicide.

Jaffrey/Rindge: Driver in fatal crash arraigned

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

JAFFREY — David Hoffman, the driver of a vehicle that allegedly caused a fatal accident in Rindge on Nov. 6, was arraigned on a charge of negligent homicide at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey, on Wednesday afternoon. As part of his bail conditions, Justice L. Phillips Runyon III ordered that Hoffman be fitted with an ankle bracelet for house arrest and that he not drive; bail was set at $20,000 cash or surety. Hoffman, 54, of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, entered the courtroom Wednesday on crutches, with his left foot in a cast from injuries suffered in the accident. Police allege Hoffman’s alcohol consumption that day was … 0

Police Logs: Hancock - Nov. 13, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

HANCOCK Tuesday, Sept. 16: Assist: At 2:30 p.m., police responded to Forest Road for reports of a resident having a seizure. The resident was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital. Noise complaint: At 8:57 p.m.. police received noise complaints for alleged fireworks near Middle Road. The fireworks had stopped upon the officers’ arrival. Wednesday, Sept. 17: Theft: At 3 p.m., police received reports from … 0


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Anthony J. Coleman Jr., 29, Jaffrey Heather M. Girouard, 39, Jaffrey Nicholas G. Panagiotes, 49, Rindge … 0

Monday, November 10, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Oct. 17 Assist: At 10:30 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance with a 70-year-old man on Mason Road who was conscious, breathing and alert, complaining of a arm and head injury sustained from a previous fall. Fireworks complaint: At 6:21 p.m., police responded to an … 0

Rindge: $5K in renovations underway at PD

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

RINDGE — Changes are underway at the Rindge Police Department, after the release of a report from an outside contractor, which recommended several updates to the department’s facilities, as well as its day-to-day operations. During the timeframe between the retirement of former police chief Frank Morrill and the … 0

Peterborough: Accident closes section of Middle Hancock Road

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Update: A section of Middle Hancock Road closed following an accident today (Tuesday) was still closed at about 3:30 p.m., Capt. Ernest Belletete of the Peterborough Police Department said. He didn't expect the road to reopen until after 5 p.m.; he could not comment further on the details … 0


Wednesday, November 5, 2014

ANTRIM Tuesday, Oct. 28: Property found: At 7:35 p.m., a resident turned in a pink iPhone with a cracked screen. It still has not been picked up. Wednesday, Oct. 29: Mentally disturbed person: At 8:23 a.m., Sgt. Ryan Storro was called to a West Street residence, where police … 0

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Robin L. Marchand, 44, Bennington Justin A. Rajaniemi, 22, Peterborough Daniel M. Cornwell, 40, Wilton … 0


Monday, November 3, 2014

FRANCESTOWN Friday, Oct. 10 Arrest: At 8:30 p.m., an officer assisted Greenfield Police with an arrest. Saturday, Oct. 11 Suspicious vehicle: At 1:06 p.m., an officer received a report of a suspicious vehicle, which was parked by private property with no one around, on Poor Farm Road. However, … 0

Peterborough: Burglary suspect nabbed

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

A Peterborough man has been charged in connection with a string of daytime burglaries that started in late September. Joshua Laprise, 25, was arrested on Oct. 22 by Peterborough police and charged with three counts of burglary and two counts of false reports to law enforcement. According to … 0

Sharon: Deer causes early morning car accident

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

A New Ipswich man skidded off the road in Sharon and into a guardrail Wednesday morning. John Stalbird, 55, of New Ipswich, was driving his 2002 Buick on Route 123 at 6:14 a.m. Wednesday when a deer ran into the road. Stalbird swerved, missing the deer. He skidded … 0

Greenfield: Driver charged in speeding accident

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

A driver injured in a single-car accident earlier this month has been charged with reckless operation, according to police. Toby Theodore, 25, of Greenfield, was driving on Slip Road shortly after midnight on Oct. 11, when he lost control of his 2010 Subaru Legacy and left the roadway, … 0

Antrim Cop Logs: Oct. 30, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Antrim Monday, Oct. 13 Motor vehicle stop: At 10:40 p.m., Officer John Giffin stopped a motor vehicle on Keene Road for speed; the driver was allegedly going 90 mph in a 50 mph zone. The vehicle was stopped just over the Hillsborough town line. The driver, Russell Card, … 0